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HGV Technician (109234)

Posted: 5 Dec 2019 Closes: 9 Feb 2020
Cambridge, CB4 0DN
Variable 109234

HGV Technician-109234


Competitive hourly rate dependant on qualifications, driving licence and experience plus Veolia benefits *listed below

Overtime will be paid at time and a half, with bank holidays being paid at double time.

Location -  Cambridge, CB4 0DN

Hours - 48 hours Monday to Friday.

What you’ll do  

As a Workshop Mechanic / Technician in Veolia you are expected to:

  • Conduct routine inspections, maintenance and repairs.

  • Conduct maintenance activities which promote vehicle safety, reliability and availability.

  • Ensure that all Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to.

  • Use modern IT systems to complete job cards / time sheets etc.

  • Attend various training and courses in-order to maintain and enhance your knowledge and understanding of; modern vehicles, diagnostic platforms, H&S etc.


Experience you will need 


  • Be qualified to a minimum of a level 2 (NVQ, C&G or IRTEC equivalent) in a vehicle related qualification.

  • Have a driving licence and be willing and capable of attaining a HGV C ,C+E

  • Have your own, comprehensive, tools.


  • Be apprentice trained.

  • Experience in the HGV or PSV industry.

  • An IRTEC qualification

  • Waste experience.

  • Ideally hold an LGV class C or C+E driving licence.

Benefits you will receive within this role are

  • Peoples Pension 

  • You will have access to various training opportunities as well as realistic progression 

  • prospects.

  • Access to Veolia Rewards, benefits and discounts

  • Cycle to work scheme *national minimum wage dependant 

  • Back in action - physiotherapy 

  • Simply health - cash plan that helps you budget for visiting the dentist, optician, physiotherapist and a number of other healthcare professionals

  • Employee Assistance Program - offers a variety of confidential services to help identify and address problems that impact the workplace

Where you’ll work 

Veolia are looking for a HGV Mechanic / Technician to join our friendly team to service and

repair our fleet of modern HGV’s, vans and trailers at our Cambridge workshop.

Our modern workshops deliver front line preventative maintenance to our commercial / municipal business partners; who utilise various transport options including RCV’s, Hook and Skip Loaders, vans and trailers.

Internal applicants only* our employees are employed under standard terms and conditions and in order to promote fairness, any changes to roles/grades as part of an employment offer we make to existing staff-graded employees will be subject to the acceptance of the standardised terms and conditions. Therefore, please be advised that any new terms and conditions may differ from your current contract if you are staff-graded.

Who is Veolia?

We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.

We live in a world that needs to take care of its resources, and our mission is to 'Resource the World'. Improving communities and protecting the environment are right at the heart of our business.

It takes more than just words and ambition to achieve this, it takes the daily efforts of thousands of people across the UK to bring it to life. Together our employees make our communities better. They are the resourcers, behind the resources.


Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


 Operation / Maintenance / Construction Technician

Primary Location

 United Kingdom-England-Cambridgeshire

Job Posting

 Nov 29, 2019, 12:26:51 PM

Job Type

 Standard -  


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