Automotive
Ireland
Posted 6 months ago

Heavy Goods Mechanic

Fully inclusive deployment packages with competitive salary – Full time.  

Must have relevant qualifications (Diploma / Degree / Trade License) plus minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience required.

Job Summary

As a Heavy Goods Mechanic, you will be responsible for inspecting, maintaining, and repairing a fleet of Heavy Goods Vehicles to ensure they are in excellent working condition. Your expertise in diagnosing and resolving mechanical issues will be crucial in keeping our vehicles safe and roadworthy, and in minimizing downtime due to breakdowns.

Responsibilities:

  • Vehicle Maintenance: Perform regular inspections and scheduled maintenance on Heavy Goods Mechanics to identify and address mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic issues. This includes routine checks on brakes, engines, transmissions, suspensions, and other essential systems.
  • Diagnose Problems: Utilize advanced diagnostic tools and techniques to troubleshoot complex mechanical problems, determine root causes, and implement effective solutions efficiently.
  • Repairs: Carry out repairs on faulty parts or components of Heavy Goods Mechanics, ensuring compliance with manufacturer’s specifications and safety standards.
  • Parts Management: Maintain an organized inventory of spare parts, order new parts when necessary, and ensure their proper usage during repairs and maintenance.
  • Record-Keeping: Accurately document all maintenance and repair activities, including work performed, parts used, and hours worked. Maintain comprehensive records for each Heavy Goods Mechanic in the fleet.
  • Safety Compliance: Ensure that all Heavy Goods Mechanics comply with safety regulations and standards. Conduct safety inspections and tests as required by relevant authorities.
  • Quality Assurance: Uphold the highest standards of workmanship and ensure that all repaired and serviced Heavy Goods Mechanics meet quality expectations before they are returned to service.
  • Preventive Maintenance: Develop and implement a preventive maintenance program to minimize breakdowns and prolong the lifespan of the Heavy Goods Mechanics.
  • Team Collaboration: Collaborate with other members of the maintenance team, including mechanics and technicians, to share knowledge and work together effectively.
  • Working knowledge of auto data systems.

Requirements:

  • Technical Expertise: High proficiency in diagnosing and repairing Heavy Goods Mechanics, including a deep understanding of their mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Experience: A minimum of 3 5 years of experience as a Heavy Goods Mechanic or in a similar role.
  • Certifications: Relevant certifications or qualifications in Heavy Goods Mechanic mechanics or automotive engineering are highly desirable.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to efficiently diagnose and resolve complex mechanical issues.
  • Attention to Detail: Meticulous approach to work, ensuring precision and accuracy in all repairs and maintenance tasks.
  • Safety Focus: Commitment to adhering to safety protocols and regulations to maintain a safe working environment and roadworthy Heavy Goods Mechanics.
  • Communication: Effective communication skills to interact with team members, drivers, and management.

YOU MUST HAVE A VALID PASSPORT TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION.

Please note: If we haven’t contacted you after 2 weeks consider your application unsuccessful. 

 

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