LGV Mechanic

Date 05/12/19

Location Bishop’s Cleeve, near Cheltenham

Are you an experienced LGV Mechanic looking for a new job in a well-established and successful business? We’re recruiting for a team player to join our friendly, family-owned business and work in our clean, well-equipped workshop based at Bishops Cleeve, near Cheltenham. As our LGV Mechanic, you’ll earn a competitive salary plus great benefits, including:

- Pension scheme – auto-enrolment on your first day with us. You contribute 5% of pay (true cost is less due to Income Tax and NI relief) and Grundon matches this.
- Life assurance cover as a member of our pension scheme (twice your annual salary from day one).
- Option to buy additional holiday and join cycle to work scheme (after a qualifying period).
- Optional Health Cash Plan to help you manage the cost of your everyday healthcare (you pay a small monthly premium).
- Employee Assistance Programme – confidential and accessible 24/7.
- Perks at Work reward and discount scheme (cinema, leisure attractions, shops, travel).
- Discounted gym membership (at participating gyms).

About the LGV Mechanic role
You’ll maintain our mixed fleet of rigid and articulated vehicles to high standards in line with DVSA and FTA requirements.

What we’re looking for in our LGV Mechanic
- Large goods vehicle experience is essential and ideally you'll be qualified or semi-skilled (C&G HGV parts 1, 2 and 3, NVQ Level 3, or equivalent, or 10 years’ experience).
- It would be great if you have an LGV licence and knowledge of hydraulic and electrical systems, but we'll train you if have the qualifications and experience we're looking for.
 
What are the working hours?
Your working week will average 47.75 hours worked over a two-week cycle.
Week 1: Monday to Friday, 6am to 4.30pm, plus Saturday morning, 6am to 11.30am
Week 2: Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 5pm

Interested in joining the Grundon success story as our LGV Mechanic? Click apply!

 

 

What is it like working at Grundon?

We are committed to achieving diversity by employing the right people to deliver a high quality service based on equality of opportunity, skills, qualifications and relevant experience. We are the largest family-owned waste management company in the UK and we care as much about our employees as we do the environment. We aim to attract and retain high-quality, committed, enthusiastic, customer-focused individuals.

what we offer

Pension Scheme

Pension Scheme

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Health Cash Plan

Health Cash Plan

Discounted Gym Membership

Discounted Gym Membership

Cycle to Work Scheme

Cycle to Work Scheme

Mobile Phone Discounts

Mobile Phone Discounts

Holiday Plus

Holiday Plus

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Long Service Benefits

Long Service Benefits

Come and join our team

Contact us today to find out how Grundon can provide you with a challenging and stimulating working environment, where you can fulfil your potential