The whole job description for the position of Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) Driver / Mechanic at Move Up Recruitment in the UK
Move Up Recruitment is looking to add knowledgeable and experienced HGV Mechanics to our growing team in the United Kingdom. If this sounds like you, please apply today!
With the added benefit of qualified Worker sponsorship, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for qualified South African professionals to enhance their careers in one of the most prestigious automotive firms in the United Kingdom. We are a company that firmly believes that having a diverse staff is one of our greatest assets, and as such, we are actively seeking South African HGV Mechanics who are interested in taking advantage of this exciting opportunity overseas.
Function: Heavy Goods Vehicle Driver / Mechanic
Vehicle Technicians, Mechanics, and Electricians are within the purview of the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) number 5231.
Place of activity: the United Kingdom
In terms of responsibilities:
Identifying problems with the vehicle’s engine and other mechanical components through the use of visual inspections, test drives, and diagnostic equipment
removing, disassembling, fixing, and replacing broken components, as well as preparing new components with the use of the proper tools.
Reassembling, testing, modifying, and tuning the relevant components, whether they be individual systems or the entire engine
Checking the oil, the air filters, the brakes, and any other parts or systems of the vehicle as part of its regular maintenance.
locating and identifying problems in electrical and electronic circuits, removing problematic components, and installing replacements
Conducting inspections of electrical and electronic systems while also attending to maintenance responsibilities
Installing supplementary electrical conveniences such as radio and CD players, aerials, etc.
Performing maintenance and repairs on cooling, heating, and air conditioning systems, as well as engine cooling systems.
Conditions for Participation:
It would be advantageous to have some sort of formal qualification in the relevant discipline, such as GCSEs or S grades, or an equivalent qualification.
Apprenticeships or hands-on training at NVQ or SVQ Levels 2 and 3, or other certifications of a comparable nature
A track record of success in a comparable profession, such as that of an HGV mechanic or vehicle technician.
Exceptional problem-solving skills and careful attention to detail Effective oral and written communication abilities
Capable of working both independently and collaboratively when necessary.
Packages of competitive pay and benefits.
Possibilities for one’s professional development and further advancement in their career.
Full relocation assistance, including sponsorship of skilled workers’ visa applications.
Working in an atmosphere that is both diverse and lively
This presents a fantastic opportunity for you to broaden your professional horizons as well as get a taste of what it’s like to live in the United Kingdom. Please send in your application if you are confident that you have the knowledge, experience, and motivation necessary to be successful in this post.
Move Up Recruitment is an employer that provides equal opportunities for its employees. We recognize the value of diversity and are dedicated to developing inclusive policies and practices for all of our staff members.
The simplified NS-SEC analytic class for this code is 5, and the simplified NS-SEC operational category for this code is 11.1. These are NS-SEC categorizations.
Types of Employment: Permanent and Full-Time
Beginning monthly salary will be R40,000.00
Certificate is Required in This Case.
Heavy Goods Vehicles: A minimum of three years’ experience is required.
The language is:
Required: (You Must Use) English
The deadline for applications is September 20th, 2023.