HGV Technician

Job Description

Job Title: HGV Technician
Location: Holyhead, Anglesey
Compensation: £30,000.00 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF57552

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a HGV Technician at our RAF Valley site.

The role
As an HGV Technician, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will be responsible for the efficient and effective repair and maintenance of Military vehicles at RAF Valley, primarily fuel bowsers.

Day-to-day, you'll maintain standards of vehicles to policy and procedure, whilst diagnosing and repair of Vehicles mechanical and electrical Components. Followed by test Driving Equipment once Maintenance or repair is completed, as well as:

  • Ensuring all tool control procedures are adhered to and the overall safety of equipment and area under their control.
  • Checking all equipment required for tasking is available and report all deficiencies in appropriate and timely manner to the correct person/section.
  • Ensuring all possible measures are taken to prevent foreign object debris (FOD) within aircraft and associated equipment.

This role is full time and based onsite at RAF Valley.

Essential experience of the HGV Technician:

  • Previous experience and qualified to repair vehicles to DVSA Standards for Operators License Control and/or MOD equivalent level set out within MOD Publications.
  • Previous Experience working on Fuel Tankers, Maintenance, and repair.

Qualifications for the HGV Technician:

  • NVQ level 3 or equivalent, in Heavy Vehicles or Plant Equipment.
  • Full Driving licence (HGV desirable)

Security Clearance

The successful candidate must be able to achieve and maintain BPSS Clearance.
Many of the positions within our company are subject to national security clearance and Trade Control restrictions. This means that your eligibility for certain roles may be affected by your place of birth, nationality, current or former citizenship, and any residency you hold or have held.

What we offer

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave.
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement.
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity.
  • Access to onsite gym at a heavily reduced cost.

Babcock International

For over a century Babcock has helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

We are a disability confident committed employer. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please email with the subject header 'Reasonable adjustments requirement'. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing date: 17/06/2024