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Fleet Technician, Telford

£35,000 | Ref: EW23602

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 29 Jul, 2020

Contact:

Elle Wilson

Area: Telford

Job type: Permanent

Salary: £35,000

Hours: Monday to Friday – 42.5 hrs per week

Reference: EW23602

Date added to website: Wednesday, 29 Jul, 2020

Description

We are working on behalf of an expanding company in the Telford area who are looking to recruit for a Fleet Technician, to manage and oversee the entire commercial vehicle fleet, assessing Technical issues and using acquired working knowledge to diagnose faults. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate who enjoys customer communication alongside the Technical aspects of the role, getting hands-on with the breakdowns and performing spot checks and audits.

The Fleet Technician will be responsible for:

  • Managing service schedules for the fleet
  • Performing evaluations of new and existing suppliers to ensure quality and compliance with company procedures
  • Visiting customers to inspect vehicle prior to the expiration of warranty
  • Managing warranty claims with manufacturers and suppliers
  • Overseeing the handover procedure on-site at customers
  • Utilising industry knowledge to assist with logging breakdowns and fault finding
  • Logging out of hour's breakdown calls and acting promptly to resolve the issue

Skills and Experience

  • Must have previous experience either in a similar role as a Fleet Technician or a Commercial Vehicle Technician OR previous experience as a Transport Manager
  • Will need to have Technical and Engineering knowledge on Heavy Goods Vehicles
  • Have knowledge of vehicle legislations to maintain compliance
  • The ideal candidate will have completed some formal Engineering or Technical qualifications
  • Able to communicate effectively and in a professional manner in a customer facing role
  • Must have strong IT skills/ literacy
  • Previous experience of maintaining, servicing, and diagnosing faults first-hand is highly advantageous

The application process:

We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 working hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won't be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment.