Vehicle Technician


St. Austell

Advertised Salary: Competitive

Ref#: 144226

Role: Vehicle Technician 

Location: Nanpean, Cornwall 

Salary: £33 to £36K

Hours: 7am-7pm a 12-hour shift (with 2 breaks of 30m) over a two-week rotation period, working 7 days out of 14 which includes every other weekend.

Are you a Vehicle Technician seeking work/ life balance? Come start your career with us, being part of our team supporting Imerys vehicles & equipment.

The role:

As a Vehicle Technician your work is highly varied over a wide range of Imerys owned equipment including light commercial vehicles, 4 x 4’s, LGVs, trailers, industrial diesel engines, and ancillary equipment covering all aspects of inspection, repair and maintenance activities.

What’s in for you? 

You get to work for a multinational organisation world leader in mineral-based solutions, located in St Austell Cornwall. We will support you with your occupational development including training and costs. You also get;

  • Company sick pay entitlement after 6 months service,
  • Life Assurance, Defined Contribution Pension Plan,
  • Equivalent of 19 days holiday plus Bank Holidays,
  • Income Protection for DC members,
  • Long Service awards,
  • Reward Hub & Local Discounts,
  • Flu Vouchers, Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme,
  • Health & Wellbeing Programme, Eye Care Vouchers,
  • Cycle to work scheme and
  • Endeavour club (gym) to help you stay fit and healthy.

Your experience:

  • Be a time served skilled vehicle technician with experience on “light” commercial vehicles
  • Qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in an appropriate discipline
  • Have a demonstrated strong focus on safety
  • Be able to work without direct supervision
  • Hold a full clean driving licence
  • Basic Computer Skills - Work order management, reporting in works, material ordering (training would be given)
  • Able to work to documented procedures and O licence requirements (where applicable)
  • Methodical completion of documentation to required standards
  • Have experience in the following or be prepared to learn through training.

What we expect from you:

  • Light commercial vehicle servicing, repair & maintenance to MOT standard
  • LGV servicing, repair & maintenance to O Licence requirements & MOT standard
  • 12/24V electrical system fault diagnosis & repair
  • Diagnosis of vehicle faults using computer based diagnostic equipment
  • Industrial diesel engine servicing, repair & maintenance

The following would be an advantage, not essential:

  • Cat C LGV Licence
  • Fork-lift licence
  • Welding experience

The Company: 

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified sets of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods.

Our people are important to us, our workplaces are diverse and inclusive and whilst maintaining the health, safety and environmental standards on site, for yourself and others around you, we’re an organisation with a wealth of career and development opportunities that allow you to tap into your full potential.

To apply for this opportunity and to join Imerys, please follow the instructions below or contact; for more details.

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.

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