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Senior PCV Mechanic

Job Details
  • 5019
  • Llew Jones International
  • Llanrwst
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • Salary of £35,000 with opportunities for overtime

Senior PCV Mechanic

Permanent contract with full time hours

Brilliant career opportunity for an individual with PCV and / or HGV maintenance, inspection, and diagnosis experience, to join our established business at a time of diversification with new services being delivered.

The Company

Llew Jones Ltd is an ambitious family run business based in Llanrwst (North Wales) operating a mixed fleet of coaches for a range of operators including National Express, Leger Silver Service, Shearings, and Arena Travel. We also support the local community by providing several local bus services, and rail replacement services for Transport for Wales, whilst catering for the various transport needs of the local schools, colleges, and private customers.

We believe in ‘going the extra mile’ by providing a high-quality service and have in recent years won substantial national and local contracts. We are proud to say that we’re a Gold Operator for National Express winning operator awards in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.

The Role – Senior PCV Mechanic

As the Senior PCV Mechanic, you’ll take responsibility for inspecting and maintaining PCV vehicles including diagnosing and rectifying defects as part of the Workshop Team, and complete accurate vehicle inspection records. Your duties will also include, although not be limited to:

  • Ensuring vehicle defects are rectified effectively and efficiently by utilising stock parts
  • Working positively as a team member by sharing knowledge and supporting and mentoring other members of the team
  • Completing vehicle records following rectification, inspection, and maintenance
  • Ensuring labour time and parts used are assigned to the appropriate vehicle
  • Identifying and communicating repeat stock requirements to the Storekeeper
  • Reporting any defects relating to tools, plant or machinery
  • Ensuring repair and maintenance activities comply with legislation and regulation
  • Covering out of hours emergencies as part of the on-call team, on average 1 in every 4 weeks

Our Requirements – Senior PCV Mechanic

  • Proven experience with PCV and / or HGV maintenance, inspection, and diagnosis
  • Either have a Level 3 Diploma in Bus and Coach Engineering and Maintenance (mechanical), or IRTEC Qualification in Maintenance and Inspection, or equivalent
  • Superb communication skills and able to work effectively as part of a small team
  • Strong work ethic with a positive hands-on and can-do attitude
  • Basic IT literacy for inputting data during inspection and maintenance
  • Flexibility towards tasks and hours

Although not essential, a PCV Licence would be advantageous for this role.

The Package

Hourly rate with minimum annual earnings of £35,000, with opportunities for overtime.

You will work from our depot in Llanrwst, and will be employed on a permanent contract working 45 hours per week. Your main hours of work will be Monday to Friday with the start and finish time to be agreed, plus you will be required to work one Saturday morning in every 4.

All applications for this Senior PCV Mechanic vacancy are to be submitted online.

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