Nightshift Technician - Newark


Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 2NZ


Ford and Slater are one the UK’s largest DAF Truck dealers group with 16 locations from Norwich to Birtley in the North East, employing over 850 staff whilst remaining a family run business. We currently have an exciting position as an HGV Technician in the fantastic team at our DAF Trucks Depot in Newark. As an HGV Technician on nightshift, we can offer you:

  • Competitive hourly rate depending on your HGV Technician experience
  • Overtime at premium rates
  • Excellent DAF HGV Technician Training & Development opportunities – in house and manufacturer’s
  • HGV driving licence training after qualifying period
  • 22 days holiday (excluding statutory), rising to 25 days after 5 years service
  • Employee Of The Month Competition
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Career Progression Opportunities
  • Pension (Enhanced Employer Contribution)
  • Death in Service Life Insurance Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme


Who are we looking for:

  • You will have previous experience working as an HGV Technician / Mechanic within the HGV, Commercial Vehicle, LGV, PSV, Heavy Plant, Car or an associated sector.
  • Ideally have a qualification in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.
  • Or a time served HGV Technician.
  • Ability to participate in breakdowns.
  • Skills to follow company processes for completing all paperwork including accurate completion of job cards and service records.
  • General level of computer literacy is advantageous.
  • Full UK driving licence.

The HGV Technician role / responsibilities include (but not limited to):

Servicing and maintaining a wide variety of Trucks and Vehicles. Fault Diagnostics. MOT Preparation. Mechanical and Electrical repairs. Ensure repairs are carried out according to manufacturer’s procedures and in a safe and responsible manner. Road test vehicle when required, subject to licence restrictions. Attend any technical or development training that is made available. Working Monday to Friday 9:15pm – 6:45am.

Apply today to start your journey with Ford & Slater

No agencies please. It is not always possible to get back individually to each applicant, so if you haven’t received a reply within 14 days, your application has been unsuccessful.

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