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Trainee Vehicle Fitter Permanent Position

Date: 21-Sep-2022

Location: Wilton, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

 

Logistics done differently.

 

Are you a vehicle mechanic looking for something more specialist? Have you considered retraining to work with HGV’s and trailers? XPO are a driving force behind many industries in the UK. You have probably seen our trucks on the road networks, and some you may not have even realised were ours. To keep our business ahead, we need a crack team of Vehicle Maintenance Technicians to service and maintain our fleet.

 

We’re looking for a trainee HGV Fitter/Mechanic to join us at our site in Wilton. You'll be working a Monday to Friday shift pattern, including every other Saturday morning, and play a vital part in ensuring that our fleet is always maintained, serviced and safe. You might currently be working as a car or plant mechanic, so don’t let lack of HGV experience put you off from applying. We are happy to teach you new skills and build your knowledge of large vehicles.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

 

We’re looking to offer a guaranteed 52 hours giving you a competitive salary of up to £41,400 dependant upon experience. You’ll also receive 20 days holiday, plus bank holidays, access to a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

 

  • Carry out MOT preparations, servicing and repairs on our fleet of HGVs
  • Diagnose faults on vehicles
  • Work on Rigids, Tractors and Trailers
  • Knowledge of tail lifts an advantage
  • Stripping, fitting and replacing components

 

What you need to succeed at XPO:

 

  • Proven experience in a Mechanic role
  • A full UK driving licence with C+E entitlement (desirable but not essential)

 

Be part of something big

 

 

XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


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