HGV / LGV Electrician

  • Permanent
  • West Midlands, Birmingham
  • £30,000 to £45,000 DOE + Company Vehicle, Full PPE, Fuel Card etc

Summary Information

Job ID: 347

Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 DOE + Company Vehicle, Full PPE, Fuel Card etc 

Contract type: Permanent

Location: West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Description

Salary:                        £30,000 to £45,000 DOE

Location:                    Birmingham, West Midlands

Position:                    Permanent

Benefits:                    Company Vehicle, Full PPE, Fuel Card etc

The HGV / LGV Electrician role also encompasses carrying out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard.  This HGV / LGV Electrician should be qualified with an equivalent electrician’s qualification Ideally with Class1Driving License.

Applications welcome from Ex-Military personnel

(Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, British Army, and Royal Marines)

This HGV / LGV Electrician will be required to possibly work 7 days a week through the summer months and also will be required to have their own tools.  The qualified HGV / LGV Electrician will undertake a variety of electrical activities to support the maintenance of trucks and trailers to specification. The successful HGV / LGV Electrician will join the repairs and special projects team and their main responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Testing electrical circuits and control systems
  • Inspect electrical systems, wiring and equipment to ensure they are safe and functioning properly
  • Electrical diagnosis and fault finding
  • Fix faults and/or replacing electrical parts
  • Following technical plans
  • Adhering to strict safety regulations
  • Learning about new electrical legislation/specifications
  • Attend disabled vehicles at the roadside or at customer’s premises
  • Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
  • Liaise with parts department to attain parts
  • Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ensure appropriate clocking is made, all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness
  • Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses

Key Skills and Candidate Requirements:

  • Electrical Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
  • Current driving licence
  • LGV/HGV licence Ideally but not essential
  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted and also to complete an online Video Interview.



  • Engineering
  • £30,000 to £45,000 DOE + Company Vehicle, Full PPE, Fuel Card etc
  • West Midlands, Birmingham

Contact Us

  • Phone: 01543 224424
  • Email: info@employveterans.co.uk

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