HGV Technician (Lates / Nights)


Gist
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Up to £42,744 per annum

Job Highlights
  • At Gist, we pride ourselves in working with our customers to deliver innovative solutions and transform supply chains, with a proven track record spanning more than 50 years.
  • We are seeking skilled and motivated HGV Technicians to join our team of professionals dedicated to maintaining and enhancing the performance of our heavy goods vehicle fleet.
  • We offer, 20% M&S discount on most things from furniture, fashion and food, discounted rates on healthcare cash plan.
Job Requirements/Description

Working in partnership with M&S, at Gist we deliver industry-leading logistics and supply chain transformation.

We value, celebrate, and believe in the power of individuality and strive to create a work environment where everyone can be themselves. We want you to join us, bring your authentic self to work and unlock your full potential.

We are seeking skilled and motivated HGV Technicians to join our team of professionals dedicated to maintaining and enhancing the performance of our heavy goods vehicle fleet. As an integral part of our Bristol operation, you will be responsible for diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining various vehicles to ensure they meet safety and performance standards.

What’s in it for you?

Gist is an inclusive, dynamic, exciting, and evolving business built on our core values. Here are some of the benefits we offer that make working for Gist just that little bit more special…

  • Earning potential: up to £42,744 per annum + nights premium of £6,004
  • 20% M&S discount on most things from furniture, fashion and food
  • 20 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays (rising with length of service)
  • Discounted rates on healthcare cash plan
  • Auto Enrolment Pension or competitive Defined Contribution Pension Scheme and life assurance (up to 4 times salary)
  • Amazing perks and discounts via our App to major restaurants and retailers
  • Access to a wide range of wellbeing support – including our Employee Assistance Programme
  • A first-class welcome with a tailored induction and a wide range of training schemes to help with your learning and development
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Supportive Team: Join a close-knit community where collaboration is key

 Flexibility & Work life balance

We understand the delicate balance act of life. Our shift pattern is Monday to Friday and hours of 22:00PM – 06:30AM (please note this is flexible and we will consider other late / night hours) are designed to accommodate your lifestyle, ensuring work fits seamlessly into your life.

What will you do & what will you need?

As a part of your role, you will be responsible for maintaining the company's HGVs. This includes ensuring that all work is completed on time and in compliance with manufacturer guidelines. Moreover, you will be responsible for carrying out all breakdowns and reactive works to high standards and within the given timeframe. You should be able to accurately diagnose electrical and mechanical faults with the HGVs, communicate technical information to your teammates, and escalate any issues to relevant managers. You should also possess a keen eye for detail and ensure that all work is accurately documented. Additionally, you’ll demonstrate good diagnostic and fault-finding skills ensuring first-time fix.

Ideally, you’ll have previous experience in a fast-paced distribution environment. Hold an NVQ Level 3 in heavy vehicle maintenance or equivalent and desirably hold your CPC. Training and funding can however be supported to achieve your HGV Class 1 license after a successful length of service.

Who we are

At Gist we are united by our core values; with safety and people at the heart of everything do, we are progressive, accountable, collaborative, and ethical.Gist will play an integral part in the M&S journey as it pushes boundaries to lead the retail industry into a greener, speedier, more inspiring era.

Gist
Company 
Location 

Bristol

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Up to £42,744 per annum

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