Service Care Solutions Ltd

Fleet Mechanic

Role - Fleet Mechanic


Pay - £27.46 Per hour Umbrella LTD



Service Care Solutions have an exciting opportunity to join a local authority on a temporary, ongoing contract.

Our client are recruiting for a Fleet Mechanic in the Middlesbrough area.



Job Purpose:
Maintain and repair all types of motor vehicles and mobile plant in accordance with relevant legislation, manufacturer's instructions and maintenance schedules.

Duties and responsibilities:



  • Responsible for the maintenance and repair of a diverse fleet of vehicles operated by the Council and other agencies which includes HGV, LGV, Cars, Refuse Vehicles, Mechanical Sweepers, Lorry Loaders Gritters and Horticultural equipment

  • Carry out MOT and taxi tests to the standards required by the Ministry of Transport.

  • Prepare and submit vehicles for MOT and HGV annual test.

  • Diagnosing faults, identifying parts required, fit parts and ensure roadworthiness of vehicles, also carry out minor body work repairs.

  • Carry out advanced diagnostic work in relation to auto electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.

  • Completion of relevant paperwork including writing up reports regarding condition of vehicles as required i.e.

    if deemed to be uneconomical to repair.

  • Attend vehicle breakdowns



Requirements:



  • Full UK driving license

  • Minimum 4 years experience

  • Qualification to City & Guilds standard or a recognised NVQ mechanical apprenticeship in vehicle repairs.

  • MOT Testing experience

  • Basic knowledge in the use of IT equipment.

  • Ability to recognise faults and report accurately.

  • Prepared to work under dirty, wet & noisy conditions on occasions.



Working hours will be:



  • Monday to Friday between 6am - 6pm and available to work after 6pm where required.



If you would like further information on this role, and to apply, please email Prakash today at prakash.panchani@servicecare.org.uk or call 01772 208967.




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