Vehicle Mechanic

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£33,411 to £37,159 per annum
Salary Description:
Starting salary £29,016 - Will increase once initial training has been completed.
Western Power Distribution
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Our Transport teams ensure that the Western Power Distribution fleet operation is on the road 24/7, 365 days a year. That means taking responsibility for safety, ensuring legal compliance and delivering it all cost-effectively.  In this role you will be helping to ensure that the vehicle fleet is operating in the most cost effective and efficient manner possible through helping to keep vehicle downtime to a minimum.

The starting salary will be £29,016 and will increase once the initial training has been successfully completed.

Job DescriptionWhen you join Western Power Distribution you become part of our team of over 6,600 professional and support staff looking after our extensive electricity distribution network.  We serve over 7.8 million customers across the Midlands, South Wales and South West.

Western Power Distribution is an equal opportunities employer, a Disability level 1 Employer and a corporate signatory of WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) programme. Our desire is to bring in more employees from diverse backgrounds to build further on our inclusive culture. We value and celebrate individual difference and we believe that an inclusive culture will help the business grow as a positive, strong and innovative company.

If you experience difficulties during the application process please email and we will be pleased to guide you through the process.

Recruitment correspondence is usually sent by email, so please do check your email account and spam folder regularly.
Main Responsibilities
Day to day management of own workload including liaising with customers
Routine maintenance of all vehicles, including heavy goods
Repairing and maintaining plant trailers and ancillary equipment
Arranging repairs and maintenance with contracted suppliers
Preparing and presenting vehicles for annual testingRroad testing and diagnosing vehicle faults

The Ideal CandidateYou should have the ability to work well by yourself and within a team environment, possess appropriate City & Guilds Motor Vehicle certificate and have at least 2 years’ experience as a fully trained mechanic. You should also possess a valid LGV (Class C minimum) driving licence.

Good numeracy and literacy skills are also essential.

This vacancy closes at midday - Wednesday 9 September 2020.

Contact Details:
Western Power Distribution
Tel: 0200 000 0000
Contact: Janette Carter

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