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Date Added: Mon 06/11/2023

Vehicle Mechanic -Dartford

Dartford, DA1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £38000 - £42000/annum

The Company

One of the World's largest Logistics and supply chain companies operating across over 100 counties and territories worldwide who are one of the region's largest employers with a fantastic reputation for career progression and long service throughout the organisation.
Due to a significant increase in volumes and on the back of the company's growth, the customer is now seeking a Mechanic to join the team at their Dartford Facility.

If you are a Car mechanic who is looking to progress and develop their skills to include HGVs, we encourage you to apply.

The role

Working under the Workshop Manager, a Vehicle Mechanic, is required to join the business to be responsible for the maintenance and repairs of their large fleet at their Dartford Facility.

2 shift rotation (1 weeks morning and 1-week afternoons):
06:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 20:30 / 13:00 - 21:30
With flexibility on rotating or fixed shifts

You will take responsibility for:

Maintaining, servicing, and repairing large fleets varying from light vans through to HGVs and trailers.
To carry out MOT inspections and testing on large fleet
Responding to breakdowns and carrying out regular maintenance inspections
To carry out maintenance scheduling, taking responsibility for stock control and generating reports

What you need

It is ESSENTIAL for the successful candidate to have the following:

Experience of working as a vehicle mechanic with all levels of experience
Must have a full UK driving license.
Ideally C&G qualified in Mechanics or equivalent however all levels of qualifications and training will be considered

Other DESIRABLE skills include:

Experience of working with large commercial vehicles / HGVs would be an advantage however not essential as full training is offered
Holding a 7.5 tonne or C1 license would be advantageous but not essential
Experience of working as a mechanic in a logistics/warehouse/manufacturing background or within a large fleet would be helpful but not essential as all backgrounds will be considered

What is on offer

On offer is the chance to join a market leading Logistical and Supply Chain solutions provider who work closely with some of the world's largest brands and companies. With a history of internal promotions and opportunities to grow as well as high staff retention numbers. You would benefit from a salary of between £38,000-£42,000 (OTE). £38,000-£40,000 is based on a 40-hour week, however Mechanics are regularly picking up overtime and with the additional overtime premium the OTE for the role is Circa £42,000+. Along with this you will benefit from an enhanced pension contribution, sign on bonus, tool allowances and great opportunities for progression within the business.

How to apply?

For more information on this role please contact us at our Birmingham office on (phone number removed) or email me at . Alternatively, please use the link in this ad to apply now.

We will aim to respond back to all successful applications within 5 days. If you do not hear back from us within 5 days, your application has been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV and details on file to consider you for more relevant opportunities in the future.

Pontem Recruitment is a leading specialist recruitment agency who aim to bridge the skills gap between candidates and employers within the Engineering, Manufacturing & Technology sectors.

Pontem Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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