Due to our client’s continued success as one of the country’s leading suppliers of heavy commercial vehicle Hire, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced HGV Technician | Mechanic who takes pride in providing excellent customer service and has a passion for working with the best.

Based at the Nottinghamshire branch, you will have the opportunity to independently perform spot repairs on components in all mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic vehicle systems and components by finding and understanding the service information within a professional workshop. You will also receive excellent training at our client’s bespoke training centre to develop you to the next level.


  • Carry out simple work on the vehicle’s electrical system and use information from the wiring diagrams and manuals for electrical components
  • Perform allocated work within the timeframe given to the customers
  • Diagnose, check and set the mechanical systems
  • Set up accessories and specific equipment on the vehicles
  • As required, attend to disabled vehicles at the roadside or on customer’s premises, following appropriate routines and procedures including roadside safety laws and regulations
  • Provide technical advice to customers and colleagues
  • Carry out routine inspections, maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard
  • Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
  • Liaise with parts department to attain parts
  • Ensure Health & 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 thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses


  • Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements
  • LGV/HGV/PCV licence an advantage

Wages:  TBA

HOURS: 40 or 48 HOURS PER WEEK (days or nights), PLUS  SATURDAYS

So if you feel that you meet our client’s specifications and would like to join a company that goes the extra mile in providing an industry leading employment package as well as hiring staff that reflect their core values of putting the customer first, respect for the individual and quality in everything they do, then what are you waiting for? Send in a copy of your CV today by clicking the APPLY button below!

To apply for this job email your details to info@hemscottassociates.com