hgv Technician

Location: TE Fleet Mendlesham


Salary Details: Competitive salary, plus excellent benefits


Job Type: Full-time, Permanent


Reporting to: Depot Manager


We are looking to expand our technican team and are on the hunt for a van technician to support our team at Mendlesham. Responsible for maintenance and repairs you will also preparing and present vans to an MOT standard.

essential duties and job responsibilities

  • Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles 
  • Diagnose and rectify all types of faults
  • Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
  • Liaise with the parts department to attain relevant parts
  • Ensure health and safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ensure appropriate clocking is made, all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness
  • Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses
  • Any other duties relevant to the smooth and efficient operation of the department as determined by your manager


  • Technical qualification (City and Guilds level 3 or NVQ qualified technician)
  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure 
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements
  • Computer literate
  • Current drivers licence
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Solution-driven approach
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Fork Lift Licence (desired, not essential)

employee benefits

  • Bonus scheme
  • Refer a friend - upto £2,000 per successful referral
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Optional private health insurance
  • Enhanced overtime rates
  • Additional employer pension contributions
  • 30 days holidays, including Bank holidays, increasing to 34 with length of service
  • 24/7 mental health and wellbeing support
  • Long service recognition and rewards
  • All required PPE equipment provided