Bathgate, West Lothian
23000 - 25000
13 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Mechanical Fitter/ Vehicle Technician?

Do you ever feel that your current role just isn't fulfilling or rewarding enough?

Well, in your new role as a Mechanical Fitter working with us, this can all change as we give you as much responsibility as you can handle.

We are a small close knit team that support each other like a family. You will enjoy working closely alongside your experienced colleagues to deliver and maintain the highest levels of customer satisfaction that the industry has to offer.

Reporting to the General Manager, the Fitter is responsible for the pre-service and maintenance of the company's fleet, plant and yard equipment at the Wolverhampton facility. As the Mechanical Fitter, you will take ownership of fleet and prepare trucks for six weekly safety inspections using the company's pre-inspection check sheet.

This includes ensuring all vehicle defects are dealt with in a professional and timely manner, either on site or out on the road, and in line with current transport legislation and adhere to legislation so as to keep the company DVSA compliant. As part of your duties, you must inspect and service the various transporter bodies including welding, fabrication, air and hydraulics and consistently maintain all tools and jack vehicle lifts to a good standard.

Company Benefits:

  • Monday to Friday Working.
  • 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays.
  • Employee benefits scheme providing discounts at many high street retailers.
  • Discounted Employee Share Purchase Plan.
  • Contributory Personal Pension Plan.
  • Childcare Vouchers.
  • Company Sick Pay (after qualifying period).
  • Family Events.
  • Company Uniform.

Mechanical Fitter | Mechanic | Inspections | Safety Checks | Health & Safety | HGV Maintenance | Maintenance | Repair | Transport | Logistics | Distribution | Vehicle Technician | HGV | Plant Certificate | Heavy Plant

Essential Skills

  • Qualification to work on HGV vehicles and related experience.
  • Welding qualification and experience.
  • Abrasive wheel certificate.
  • Plant certificate.
  • Full UK drivers license.

Desirable Skills

  • LGV/HGV licence.
  • Experience working on car transporters and hydraulic systems.
  • Experience working on fork lift trucks and agricultural machinery.

About Company

Copart UK Limited sells more than 300,000 vehicles each year through online auctions. Members all over the world have come to us because of our extensive stock with more than 5,000 vehicles available for bidding each day. Members can choose salvage and non-salvage vehicles including agricultural and plant, HGVs, commercial vehicles, motorcycles and more.

Our unique combination of industry-leading online auction technology, strategically positioned facilities, nationwide transport fleet and truly global buyer base, enables us to deliver a market leading service to all our clients.

Our continued investment in innovation and our customer-centric approach means we deliver bespoke solutions tailored to the specific needs of all our clients, and Copart are looking for the right people to join our team.

This position is being managed by an applicant tracking system, therefore you will be directed to Smart Recruit Online to complete the application process.

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