HGV Technician

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Job Sector:
South East
£31,000 to £35,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£31000 - £35000 Per Annum
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HGV Technician - Full time - Eastbourne UK

Salary: £31,000 - £35,000 - dependent on experience level and qualifications,

The Company

Our client is a Commercial Vehicle dealer. Their company offers a wide ranging service from sales to service for all vehicle's needs

The Role
Note, our client is looking for a candidate who could be a HGV technician that is more maintenance side or more diagnostics side or both sides.

Diagnostic side

- Systematically making professional, complex diagnoses of the vehicle using corresponding diagnostic tools and facilities

- If required, carrying out trouble diagnosis under dynamic test conditions on the stand and/or road

- Determining the cause of a particular fault and determining/initiating possible measures to alleviate the problem

- Comparing the actual condition of a vehicle with current production configuration and assessing its technical condition

- Documenting diagnostic method of procedure in a suitable diagnostic database

- Taking guidelines on environmental and health protection into consideration, as well as labour safety when compiling diagnosis

- Advising and supporting workshop staff during trouble diagnosis

- Ensuring workshop staff carry out diagnosis systematically

- Advising and supporting workshop staff in their search for information

- Arranging for the repair work which the diagnosis reveals is necessary to be carried out using the prescribed tools and equipment, with the agreement of the workshop, or, if required, to carry this out

- Controlling / carrying out adjustments which the diagnosis reveals are necessary

- Arranging for technically advanced optional extras to be installed post-sale, supervising this process or installing these personally and ensuring they are functioning

- With the agreement of the Service Advisor, carrying out final check of repaired vehicles with respect to extent of repairs done, roadworthiness and operational reliability, using test and measuring equipment

- Checking operational reliability of major components and running gear under dynamic test conditions

- If necessary, giving the customer additional instructions on handling

- Upon the customer's request or on the orders of the Service Advisor, carrying out a final test run with the customer

- If necessary, providing the customer with information regarding the invoice and recommending additional services

- Giving colleagues in the workshop technical advice and information regarding product-specific problems

- Establishing and fostering contact to contacts in central Service units in order to clarify problems and solve difficult technical problems

- Regularly passing on data on results of diagnoses (diagnostic database) to contacts in relevant Support Centers

- Independently learning about new vehicle systems, both in terms of structure and function, and passing on this knowledge to colleagues in the workshop or, if and when required, to customer

- Advising customers regarding technical questions and fitting optional extras, as well as showing them how to handle these

- Compiling technical product reports on vehicle defects, descriptions of causes and suitable optimization measures and reaching agreement on these with the Service Advisor

Maintenance side
- All visual inspections, adjustment operations, adjustments, operating fluid changes an

Contact Details:
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Tel: 0845 450 6635
Contact: Elisangela

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