Arriva, part of the Deutsche Bahn group, is one of the largest transport services organisations in Europe, employing some 47,500 people and delivering more than 1.5 billion passenger journeys across 12 European countries every year. We operate an extensive range of services including buses, trains, health and social transport services, airport related transport services, commuter coaches and water buses. We also engage in bus and coach distribution.
Engineers are an essential part of our team who 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 time after time.
A vacancy has arisen to join the Arriva North West team as a Day Fitter at our Speke Depot. Supporting the Engineering Manager, you will support the maintenance of the operational fleet of vehicles to Company Maintenance Policy standard, and applying safe working practice within the depot.
- Carrying out servicing and repairs to Arriva and DVSA standards
- Inspection of vehicles for scheduled maintenance (training can be provided)
- Attending vehicle breakdowns as and when required.
- Preparing vehicles for annual test.
- Vehicle fault diagnosis
- Attending any relevant training courses including Health and Safety.
You will need to have the ability to work safely and unsupervised to pre-set standards and guidelines. You will have a sound knowledge of PCV maintenance, with the relevant qualifications to certify this. A PCV licence is desirable but not essential. Where necessary training can be provided. The role will include shift work and some electrical knowledge would be an advantage.
Employee welfare is important to Arriva and we ensure that we provide a safe working environment for all our engineers. To equip you with the tools to prevent injury, we will provide a variety of courses, with the inclusion of Health and Safety so that you can identify potential risks. Any risks which could cause injury must be reported immediately to the Engineering Manager.
In return we can offer the right candidate modern facilities, supportive working environment, technical training, career development opportunities and the benefit of working for a people focused, highly regarded company.
Day Fitter - PCV
Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
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