PSV Technician - starting salary of £33k
Stagecoach West runs more than 300 buses that operates more than 13 million miles each year carrying about 25 million passengers.
More people than ever are travelling on our buses and as a result of recent business growth, we have created 3 vacancies for full time bus technicians. You would be based at one of our key depots in Cheltenham, Gloucester or Swindon.
You will be responsible for maintaining vehicles to a high company standard, which is above VOSA standards. You will be expected to do major unit rebuilds and MOT inspections. Diagnosis skills are a must and being able to work with the laptops to solve a fault.
This position will suit an individual who enjoys working through a fault and seeing the job to completion. You would have served an appropriate apprenticeships or hold an equivalent qualification.
As a technician, you will be the depot's 'go to' person for fault finding and you will be expected to help train and mentor other members of staff and our team of apprentices.
As part of the technician roles you will be required to attend various bus related manufacturer courses, particularly within the 6 months of employment.
What's in it for you?
- Guaranteed 39 hour week
- Competitive salary of at least £33k
- Five weeks holiday (plus bank holidays)
- Overtime opportunities
- Free bus travel for yourself and your spouse/partner, including accompanying children
- Contributory company pension scheme
Please send your CV and a covering letter, outlining why you are suitable for this role, with an indication of which depot you would prefer to be based at email@example.com. The closing date for applications is 14th December 2018.