Motor Mechanic (HGV)
North Ayrshire Council / Securities and finance dealers and brokers / Scotland
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Role Profile ROLE DEFINITION To assist in the maintenance of the Council's fleet of public utility vehicles and plant and also non fleet vehicles or plant inspected or maintained by the authority. KEY TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES Corporate Responsibilities * To undertake individual role in line with the Council’s business objectives and in compliance with the Council’s corporate policies and procedures. * To undertake any other reasonably required duties as instructed by Management or someone acting on their behalf, in addition to the role specific tasks & responsibilities detailed below.

Role Specific Tasks & Responsibilities * Servicing, diagnostic inspection and repairs of defects in the full range of public utility vehicles within the Council's fleet of light and heavy vehicles, Sweepers, compact and HGV plant and power engine units * Ensuring that the fleet complies with current legislation * Ensuring repairs and servicing are completed in accordance with manufacturers specifications * The preparation and submission of vehicles for ministry of transport testing * Ensuring compliance with the Operator Licence and Council policy * Ensure accurate and timely documentation is properly prepared and presented to meet statutory and legal obligations including the use of computerised maintenance recording and time recording systems * Ensure you continually reflect on your performance and maintain the skills and knowledge required to remain competent in your role. ESSENTIAL / DESIRABLE CRITERIA

Essential Desirable Evidence Education and Qualifications * Applicants must be time-served HGV mechanic, and/or qualified to a minimum of City & Guilds Standard or relevant equivalent

* Application Form * Interview Experience

* The preparation of vehicles for MOT Testing * Maintenance and inspection of heavy and light vehicles and plant * Experience in inspection and maintenace of sweepers, compact and HGV * Diagnostic analysis of vehicle defects * Completion of service & repair vehicle worksheets * Diagnostic analysis of vehicle defects * Completion of service & repair vehicle worksheets * MOT Tester * Maintenance and inspection of hydraulic systems and electronic management systems * The use of smoke analysis management systems * Maintenance of road gritting apparatus and bin lifting equipment * On site repairs * Application Form * References * Interview Specialist Knowledge

* Use of electronic fleet management system * Application Form * Interview * Pre/Post-Interview Check (if appropriate) Skills and Abilities

* Computer and keyboarding skills * Communication skills * Application Form * References * Interview Other * All applicants must be able to work on their own initiative and have the ability to exercise judgement and solve problems * Driving Licence covering categories B, C1, D1 * The ability to work in all weather conditions * Driving Licence covering categories B+E, C1+E, C, C+E, D1+E, D, D+E * The ability to participate in a winter road gritting standby repair rota * Application Form * Interview * Pre/Post-Interview Check (if appropriate) Value Behaviours Focus. We put our customers first We understand the bigger picture

* Provide excellent customer services * Meet and where possible exceed the expectations of internal and external customers. * Understand the performance levels and standards required within our own role and strive to achieve and where possible exceed these. * Know how the work we do fits into the overall performance of the Council. Passion. We take pride in the jobs we do We are ambitious for our community * Take ownership of our own actions and performance. * Reflect on the work we do and consider how it could be improved. * Have a positive impact on the lives of our customers and their communities. * Push the boundaries to help our customers and communities reali

Publication date
2017-10-10

Please note that the application deadline has passed.