HGV Technician

  • fulltime
  • Doncaster, DN4
  • GBP 14.0 to 17.0 Hour

We are now recruiting for an experienced HGV Technician to join our friendly workshop team based at Doncaster, preferably for an immediate start on a 4 on 4 off shift. Each Team is made up of a trainer, a Supervisor, senior technician, technician and apprentice.

Role Responsibilities

Responsible for the mechanical and electrical repair, preventative maintenance and modification of the Ryder fleet and customer vehicles:

  • Diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical defects on all vehicles and related ancillary equipment, replacing parts as and when necessary in line with Company and legislative requirements
  • Carry out preventive maintenance in accordance with companies policies and procedures
  • Complete all relevant paperwork and documentation to the required standard
  • Provide on the job training for junior technicians and apprentices
  • Continually identify warranty claims and escalate these to the appropriate person
  • Ensure all repairs carried out are to the required standard
  • Ensure the work required is completed
  • Ensure that unplanned work is either completed or has been resolved to a satisfactory standard
  • Remain up to date with the latest vehicle technology and changes by attending company training programmes

Person Requirements

  • Previous heavy goods workshop experience essential.
  • Class 1 driving licence preferred.


  • Technicians work a 4 on 4 off shift pattern
  • 12 hours a day, 06.00 until 18.00 hrs.
  • Overtime available if wanted


  • £13.00-£17.00 per hour depending on experience and qualifications
  • Weekly pay
  • 20 days holiday Inclusive of 8 bank holidays (pro rata to working pattern)
  • Contributory Pension scheme

Job Types: Permanent

Salary: £13.00-£17.00 per hour


  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Free or subsidised travel


  • Day shift


  • HGV Workshop repair and maintenance: 2 years (preferred)


  • Class 1 HGV Driving License (preferred)