Arriva London, which forms part of Arriva’s UK Bus Division, locally operates some 1700 buses and employs over 5000 staff in an area stretching across London, Essex and Kent.
Arriva isn’t just one of the biggest transport organisations in the area. We’re one of the biggest in Europe, which means more opportunities for you.
We are currently seeking a skilled Shift Engineer for our Barking garage.
Engineers are an essential part of our team and ensure that all our vehicles are in safe and roadworthy condition for our customers. People are our priority; being on time every time means that our customers will travel with us repeatedly.
Ensuring all maintenance, servicing and repair you undertake meet and improve on the required Company and DVSA standard.
Maintain the vehicles in a roadworthy condition by assessing vehicles which are not roadworthy and locating the defect, using all available tools and equipment, referred to company, manufacturer and legal standards.
Using the Inspection Diagnosis and Triage process to improve vehicle reliability and performance. To assist with the programme of vehicles for inspection and servicing, carry out any repair work needed for operational vehicles to pass annual MOT test.
complete First Use Inspection/Defect Cards or specialist defect cards, carry out vehicle inspection, repair and servicing to ‘A’, ‘B’ and ‘C’ categories.
To attend vehicle breakdowns by attending breakdowns with either a view to carrying out repairs or recovering vehicle for repair.
Working alone or alongside other engineers to deliver all assigned work; carrying out Right 1st Time diagnosis and repair in reasonable time frame.
To carry out fault diagnosis on vehicles, system components using manufacturers recommendations and tolerance.
Maintain and develop technical skills as required
Recent experience within PCV/HGV/LGV motor vehicle engineering
Ideally City & Guilds Level 3 or equivalent NVQ qualification in Motor Vehicle Maintenance
Ideally IRTEC accreditation
Excellent diagnostic skills
Strong communication and team working skills.
A full UK driving licence (at least 12 months and no more than 6 points); PCV licence is desirable
Barking, Essex, United Kingdom
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