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Workshop Technician
Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset
£35000.00 - 36000.00
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Workshop Technician

Link2Recruit are one of the UK's fastest growing independent recruitment companies, helping to find work for hundreds of people in the Industrial, Driving and Waste sectors on a daily basis. Our temporary workers can enjoy benefits including training and apprenticeships, as well as real opportunities for career progression and permanent employment.

Our client, a market leader in the Waste Management industry currently require a Workshop Technician to join their successful business on a permanent basis.

As a workshop technician your duties will include-

  • Maintaining waste vehicles (class 2, 7.5T, Van etc)
  • To facilitate vehicle chassis and body repairs.
  • Carry out routine maintenance and MOT prep on a variety of vehicles
  • To observe all rules and appropriate operating procedures and instructions and interact and work as a team with other workshop Staff.
  • Report any unsafe or defective vehicles practices, methods or other hazards.
  • Undertake diagnosis of vehicle major component overhaul
  • Collect and deliver vehicles from the depot and workshop as and when
  • Vehicle computer Diagnostics
  • Hydraulics

The ideal candidate will need:

  • Appropriate technical qualifications.
  • Excellent understanding of vehicle maintenance requirements and procedures.
  • Effective verbal and written skills, coupled with strong decision making and problem-solving


  • Experience as a mechanic in a commercial vehicle environment.

. Full UK Driving Licence, HGV licence preferable but not essential, fully funded training can be provided for the right candidate

The role is for a workshop technician and the ideal candidate will be experienced in Mechanics , preferably within a commercial environment, Experience of the waste management industry is desirable but not essential. This is a fantastic opportunity to get your foot in the door of a national waste management company with great career prospects within a vastly growing industry.

The role is based in Weston Super-Mare and would be commutable from Bridgewater, Bristol and Burnham On-Sea. Our client is situated close to public transportation links, parking facilities are available for staff, a canteen facility is available for all staff use.

Hours of Work are Mon - Fri 9.5 oper day (45 Hours per week)

Rate of pay will be £32,000PA (plus £3,000 shift allowance)

Other benefits:

. 28 days holidays (incl bank holidays)

. Fully funded Training and opportunities for progression

. Pension Scheme

Please apply online or call our waste management division on 0121 377 7006 option 1.

Link2Recruit Limited are operating as a recruitment business.

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