Vehicle Technician - Leeds Workshop (LS10 1RZ)

Job details
Posting date: 09 November 2021
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 09 December 2021
Location: Leeds, LS10 1RZ
Company: Royal Mail
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 690072201

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We are now recruiting Light & Heavy Vehicle Technicians at Leeds Workshop on a permanent contract, with the potential to earn over £30,000 p.a..

Do you want to join the largest fleet operator in the UK? Do you want to take the next step and develop your career?

With a Fleet of over 49,000 vehicles, meeting the challenge of maintaining our vehicles is a real team effort. With the opportunity to work on a range of makes and models of vehicle, there couldn’t be a better time to join Royal Mail as a Vehicle Technician.

We are looking for professional vehicle technicians to perform a full range of inspections, diagnosis, maintenance and repair procedures on a range of vehicle, trailers and mechanical equipment operated by Royal Mail Group. As a team player who takes real pride in their work, you’ll be prepared to go the extra mile to ensure the job is done effectively.

Successful candidates must be fully qualified to at least advanced level (IMI Level 3 in Light or Heavy vehicle maintenance & repair or an equivalent qualification) and have proven (via CV) experience of working on a wide range of vehicles for example LGV.

We also require you to have a full driving licence (LGV preferred with trailer experience).

With career progression and development opportunities, you’ll be able to make your mark at Royal Mail.

With a starting salary of c£27,801 per annum plus a fleet allowance of £641.76 per annum. Shiftt allowances of £76.45 per week when working the 14:00 - 22:00 shift, and £114.70 per week when working the night shift.

• Four weeks annual holiday (plus bank holidays) on entry, with the option to purchase more.
• A 35.5 hour working week
• A competitive company pension scheme
• All tools and equipment supplied
• A great opportunity to develop your career working for the largest fleet operator in the UK

The Role

3 Shifts Available
Full time - 35.5 hours per week - Monday to Friday

Shift 1 - Permanent Early shift working between 6:00 - 14:00 - £28,442 per annum (with fleet allowance)

Shift 2 - Permanent Late Shift working between 14:00 - 22:00 - £32,431 per annum (with fleet allowance and shift allowance)

Shift 3 - 24 hour shift pattern, 5 week rota. Weeks 1 & 2 Earlies, Week 3 Nights, Week 4 Day Shift, Week 5 Late Shift - £30,353 per annum (with fleet allowance and shift allowance)

If you want to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, please click ‘Apply now’.

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

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