Vehicle Technician

  • Permanent
  • North East, Rotherham
  • £30K to £31K + Benefits

Summary Information

Job ID: 301

Salary: £30K to £31K + Benefits 

Contract type: Permanent

Location: North East, Rotherham

Job Description

To support the conversion of vehicles into electric vehicles. The Mechanical Vehicle Technician will be working primarily at the Rotherham facility and will play a key role in the integration of electric drive systems into a range of commercial vehicles including trucks, buses and off road vehicles.

The Mechanical Vehicle Technician will be working closely with a team of mechanical and electrical design engineers and vehicle electricians.

Applications welcome from Ex-Military personnel

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

Responsibilities

  • Checking the mechanical condition of existing vehicles prior to conversion.
  • Removal of engines and associated cooling, exhaust systems.
  • Removal inspection and re-fitting of transmission components.
  • Installation and commissioning of electric vehicle drive system.
  • Installation of commercial vehicle air-brake systems.
  • Installation and modification of steering and hydraulic systems.
  • Modifications to vehicle body work.
  • Modifications to vehicle interior trim.
  • Generating manufacturing and installation instructions and procedures.
  • Working to all relevant internal and external standards.
  • Working within engineering and quality processes.

Experience & Skills

  • Ability to read and interpret detail and assembly drawings.
  • Ability to work safely and ensure the safety of others.
  • Ability to work effectively with other engineers in a range of disciplines to produce a high quality reliable engineering solution.
  • Problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Desire to learn and grow with the business.
  • Must pride themselves on high quality work and attention to detail.
  • Experience of working in an engineering environment.
  • Adaptable to undertake a variety of tasks as required.

Desirable

  • HGV, Bus or Plant experience.
  • A good understanding and knowledge of all things mechanical.
  • HGV, PSV, Forklift licences.
  • Welding and fabrication experience.

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.

Summary

  • Engineering
  • £30K to £31K + Benefits
  • North East, Rotherham

Contact Us

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

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