Vehicle Mechanic

Full Time
Job Sector:
Engineering / Technical
Swindon / Wiltshire
Salary description:
£22000 - £24000/ annum
Start Date:
Job Ref:

Demob Job Reference: J3092

Job Title: Vehicle Mechanic

Location: Lyneham, Wiltshire

Salary: £22,000 to £24,000

Our client is a leading UK support services company dealing with many sectors including Defence. They now have an immediate requirement for two Vehicle Mechanics to be based at their site in Lyneham. Reporting to the Team Leader the successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out in-depth engineering and diagnostics on large vehicles.

This is a permanent position, working 37 hours per week, with an annual salary of £22,000 to £24,000 plus a total of 33 days holiday.

This presents itself as an ideal opportunity to join an established company and, although not essential, could be well suited for a person who has previously served in the Armed Forces i.e. British Army (REME), Royal Navy or Royal Air Force.

- Carry out in depth engineering and diagnostics on large military vehicles.
- Requisitioning of vehicle spare parts and the use of the client's equipment management system including JAMES.
- Ability to read and use repair manuals as required.
- Must be able work as an individual and within a team.
- Ability to adapt working with a wide variety of unusual vehicle platforms using modern repair techniques.
- Be prepared to work outdoors as and when required.
- Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities as necessary.
- Any other reasonable requests within your skillset/capability as instructed by your Line Manager.

Applicant Requirements:
- Hold a relevant City and Guilds Level 3 (C&G) (NVQ, BTEC, IMI) qualification in Automotive Engineering/ Motor Vehicle Studies or equivalent.
- Ideal candidate will have served in the Armed Forces as a Vehicle Mechanic Class One.
- Must hold a valid UK category C or C+E driving licence.
- IT Literate.
- Hold Category H License.

- £22,000 to £24,000
- Monday to Friday; 37 hours per week.
- Tool kit, PPE, corporate clothing provided.
- 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays.
- Company pension scheme.
- Opportunity to join a very reputable company

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