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HGV Mechanic

Job Description

Service Care Solutions is seeking Vehicle Maintenance Technician to maintain and repair a diverse fleet of vehicles in Middlesbrough.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Fleet Maintenance and Repair:
    • Perform maintenance and repair tasks on a variety of vehicles.
    • Ensure all vehicles are kept in top condition, ready for operation.

  2. MOT and Taxi Tests:
    • Conduct MOT and taxi tests adhering to Ministry of Transport standards.
    • Prepare and submit vehicles for MOT and HGV annual tests.

  3. Fault Diagnosis and Repairs:
    • Diagnose vehicle faults, identify necessary parts, and carry out repairs.
    • Ensure the roadworthiness of all vehicles, including minor bodywork repairs.

  4. Advanced Diagnostic Work:
    • Perform advanced diagnostics on auto electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.

  5. Documentation and Reporting:
    • Complete all relevant paperwork, including reports on vehicle conditions.
    • Report vehicles deemed uneconomical to repair.

  6. Breakdown Assistance:
    • Attend and resolve vehicle breakdowns as needed.


  • Qualifications:
    • City and Guilds Motor Vehicle Craft qualification or a recognised motor vehicle maintenance qualification.
  • Experience:
    • Minimum of 4 years' experience in a vehicle workshop or fleet maintenance environment.
    • Proficient in servicing and repairing vehicles ranging from light commercial vehicles up to 3.5 tonnes and HGVs between 3.5 tonnes and 32 tonnes.
  • Technical Skills:
    • Ability to utilise specialist workshop management software for creating work orders, job cards, and diagnostic reports to DVSA standards.
  • Licenses:
    • Hold a current category B driving license.
  • Flexibility:
    • Willingness to work flexible hours, including occasional unsocial hours, to complete allocated work.

Working hours are Monday to Friday 7am-3pm or 9am-5pm (candiate might be asked to work 7am-5pm)

Rate of Pay: £27.02 Umbrella Per Hour

If you have any questions, please contact Hona on 01772 208967 or email