We are currently seeking a Vehicle Maintenance Technician for a large organisation based in the Medway Towns to work initially on a temporary basis.
The position may lead to permanent employment for the right candidate.
The main purpose of the role is to carry out general vehicle and plant maintenance and repairs ensuring that work is undertaken to the required standard, and in accordance with relevant Health and Safety arrangements.
Specific duties are to ensure continuous safe working of vehicles and equipment by carrying out repairs and structured routine maintenance for plant & equipment. Ensuring all relevant work is logged to comply with the Quality Manual, maintaining vehicle and equipment procedures and schedules. Providing routine and emergency cover to repair or recover broken down vehicles and equipment.
Other duties will be to ensure workshop & stores are kept in a safe and tidy manner
Maintain stock levels of regularly used stores & parts. Liaise with management in regards to shortfall of stock, maintain vehicle filing system, ensure all paperwork is completed each day. Provide additional resource to the operations dept as and when required
The successful candidate will have at least 2 years experience with a good level of literacy and numeracy and good communication skills are required. You will also be flexible and adaptable with the ability to accept change.
You will hold an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in vehicle / plant mechanics. Be physically fit, willing to work outdoors as required and hold a current manual driving licence plus trailer code.