Volvo Group HGV Technician in Carlisle, United Kingdom

Would you like to work for one of the largest producers of heavy trucks in the world? Working for a top brand like Volvo Truck and Bus gives you stability, good pay rates, training and future progression.

This is a HGV Technician/HGV Mechanic position working dayshift/backshift.

The Role:

Ensure repairs are carried out according to manufacturer’s procedures and in a safe and responsible manner.

  • Ensure repairs are carried out in accordance with Volvo Standard Times using Volvo Special Tools where appropriate.

  • Assist in the fault diagnosis process.

  • Comply with warranty procedures during repairs and with warranty material on completion of a repair.

  • Work with the parts team to ensure the correct replacement parts are fitted to the vehicles.

  • Ensure that the company time recording procedures are complied with and that job cards are completed accurately.

  • Ensure that service sheets are completed as per Volvo instructions.

  • Ensure that all vehicle defects are reported to your Workshop Controller.

  • Road test vehicle when required (if holder of HGV licence).

  • Assist with roadside breakdowns

Qualifications and experience required:

  • City and Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Repair and Maintenance or equivalent.

  • IT literate.

  • Able to demonstrate knowledge and experience as a HGV Technician/HGV Mechanic/PSV Mechanic.

  • LGV C + E licence beneficial not essential.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly rate + shift allowance

  • 22 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Contributory pension scheme (up to 5%)

  • Benefits include childcare voucher scheme, cycle to work scheme, friend and family discount on Volvo & Renault cars

  • Access to our employee benefits program which offers a huge array of discounts on shopping, dining, services, movie tickets and much more.

Volvo Group is an equal opportunities employer

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

The Volvo Trucks brand has been built up over decades and enjoys a solid position worldwide. It is one of the world’s best known and respected brands within the commercial vehicle industry. It is associated with the core values quality, safety and environmental care. With Volvo Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran