Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for enthusiastic Mobile HGV/LCV Mechanic to work on a permanent basis for our client SHB Vehicle Hire, a market leading national vehicle fleet management company. This position will be based on the Hinkley Point site in Bridgwater , Somerset.

* Vehicle provided

* Must hold a license that allows to drive 7.5T vehicles

Key Tasks

• To ensure the surrounding work area is a safe environment for themselves & others that may be in close proximity and to continually monitor the conditions throughout the progression of each job as it evolves.

• Comply with site specific health and safety rules and regulations and ensure the correct PPE is worn/used throughout the visit.

• Maintain an up to date mobile safety pack which should be available on request to demonstrate risk assessments/methodology and general company policies.

• Perform preventative and proactive maintenance in line with manufacturers and company policy ensuring equipment is compliant with all aspects of safety and legal legislation in a cost effective manner.

• Operate effective administration and communication lines with the customer and the customer support team within SHB, ensuring all paperwork is compliant and returned to head office in a timely manner.

• Operate the PDA effectively making sure all jobs are booked onto correctly and closed down in real time.

• Conduct themselves in a professional manner both at sites and while driving treating members of the public with courtesy at all times.

• Highlight any shortfalls or issues relating to safety or maintenance immediately to the appropriate SHB manager.

• Maintain a clean and tidy work van and ensure all tooling and specialist equipment is tested and compliant in line with company policy.

• Maintain sufficient security measures to prevent theft of company/personal property during and after normal working hours.

• Carry out quarterly inspections on the works van and return reports to head office as per company policy.

• Ensure all incidents are attended within the agreed timescales and any delays communicated to Customer Support.

Essential Key skills:

• Hold recognised time served training certification within the motor industry or similar engineering back ground and demonstrate minimum of 2 years working in the industry after apprenticeship completion.

• Hold a valid UK category B driving license (essential).

• HGV technicians preferably to hold minimum category C license (not essential).

• Have a good understanding of transport & HSE legislation.

• Demonstrate good communication and customer care skills.

• A good standard of both written and spoken English.

• Good self-starter with the ability to multi-task.

• Ability to work well under pressure.

• Ability to work well as part of a team, and also under your own initiative when required.

• Be a well organised individual with excellent time management.

• Demonstrate a desire for self improvement and enthusiasm to learn new skills.

Please contact Nick Fryatt on (phone number removed) for more information or email


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If you're currently working or have previously worked as a HGV mechanic , HGV Breakdown mechanic , LCV Mechanic , LCV Breakdown mechanic you may be suitable for the role.

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Omega resource group are acting as an employment agency in relation to this position.

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