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Vehicle Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual to join the Engineering Team as a fully skilled Heavy Goods Vehicle Maintenance Technician based at our Vehicle Maintenance Unit in Thetford.

Your role As a Vehicle Technician, you will maintain FedEx Assets' safety and reliability by performing service and maintenance of the company fleet of vehicles and trailers in line with planned maintenance schedules. Ensuring that the fleet is safe, legal and fit for duties.,

  • Completion of signed service and inspection records

  • Completion of defect reports and associated paperwork to comply with legal requirements.

  • Prepare vehicles and trailers for annual MOT testing (to a standard to ensure 1st time pass)

  • Perform ad-hoc vehicle repairs, investigating and rectifying vehicle defects.

  • Ensuring the correct and effective safe use of all tools, plant and ancillary equipment

  • Maintaining good housekeeping standards carrying out any other duty deemed reasonable by Management,

  • 22 days holiday a year (+1 day for every full year worked between Jan-Dec, up to 27 days)

  • FedEx Retirement Plan

  • Free Uniform and PPE

  • Free parking

  • Life assurance policy which pays out 4 x salary

  • Employee Assistance Programme Provides you with confidential support, information and advice to help you with your wellbeing

  • Hospital cash plan scheme

  • Tuition assistance for external training

  • Reduced rate shipping for international packages

  • Group scheme savings on many items

  • Great career opportunities

    FedEx hecht het grootste belang aan zijn filosofie waarin mensen op de eerste plaats komen. Als werkgever met een gelijkekansenbeleid zijn we toegewijd aan een divers en inclusief personeelsbestand waarin we iedereen groeimogelijkheden bieden

Candidate Description

  • Fully skilled with applicable Licenses / Vocational Training (e.g., LGV C&E licence (class one)).

  • City & Guilds parts 1 & 2 or equivalent in commercial vehicle repairs

  • Knowledge of the use and operation of all automotive equipment and testing / troubleshooting equipment

  • Ability to lift and manoeuvre Heavy Vehicle Components

  • Experience with welding and basic D.C. electrical troubleshooting skills

  • Must possess valid driving license

  • Previous experience within a similar role

Employer Description

FedEx Express is een van 's werelds grootste express transportbedrijven en werd herhaaldelijk door het tijdschrift 'Fortune' geselecteerd als een van de 10 meest bewonderde bedrijven ter wereld. FedEx levert zijn klanten dagelijks transport- en bedrijfsoplossingen in meer dan 220 landen en gebieden over de hele wereld. We kunnen dit wereldwijde netwerk bedienen dankzij ons uitstekende team van FedEx-teamleden, die de taak hebben om elke FedEx-ervaring gedenkwaardig te maken.