Vehicle Technician

  • Job Reference: 310816
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2024
  • Employer: Royal Mail Group
  • Website: https://jobs.royalmailgroup.com
  • Location: MILTON KEYNES (mk6 4ad), United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

 Do you want to join the largest fleet operator in the UK? Do you want to take the next step and develop your career? We are now recruiting Vehicle Technicians at Milton Keynes Workshop on a permanent contract, to earn over £47,000 per annum.

 Salary: £35,364 per annum plus a shift allowance of £78.00 per week when working the 13:30 - 22:00 shift. 

 A Royal Mail Technician can expect to earn over £47,000 per annum including overtime. Overtime is paid at 1.25 x the hourly rate. You may be eligible for a welcome bonus of £1500

 Working Hours:   Full time - 39.5hrs hours per week (rotating shift pattern; week 1: 06:00 - 14:30, week 2: 13:30 - 22:00)

 Benefits

22.5 days annual holiday (plus bank holidays) on entry, with the option to purchase more, rising with service
A competitive company pension scheme
A great opportunity to develop your career working for the largest fleet operator in the UK
Modern workshop facilities and equipment
PPE and image clothing (including overalls and steel toe capped boots) supplied
Annual training and development plan provided
Development and progression opportunities into management structure

 The Role

With a Fleet of over 49,000 vehicles, meeting the challenge of maintaining our vehicles is a real team effort. With the opportunity to work on a range of makes and models of vehicle, there couldn't be a better time to join Royal Mail as a Vehicle Technician.

We are looking for professional vehicle technicians to perform a full range of inspections, diagnosis, maintenance and repair procedures on a range of vehicle, trailers and mechanical equipment operated by Royal Mail Group. As a team player who takes real pride in their work, you'll be prepared to go the extra mile to ensure the job is done effectively.

As an experienced technician you will have your own personal toolkit equipped to undertake routine maintenance and repair of light/heavy (delete as applicable) vehicles. Specialist tooling and equipment will be provided for common use by everyone within the workshop.

Successful candidates must be fully qualified to at least advanced level (IMI Level 3 in Light or Heavy vehicle (delete as applicable) maintenance & repair or an equivalent qualification) and have proven (via CV) experience of working on a wide range of vehicles for example LCV/LGV. We also require you to have a full manual driving licence (LGV preferred with trailer experience). 

With career progression and development opportunities, you'll be able to make your mark at Royal Mail. If you want to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, please click Apply now'.

 Job Reference: 310816