Engineering - Fitter - Walsall


Job Details


Walsall Garage - Engineering

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£30,000 - £50,000 per annum (dependant on shift allowance & overtime worked)

Closing Date

31/01/2020 17:00

Join us on the Journey...

Are you a PCV or HGV fitter/technician/mechanic looking to work for a supportive and inclusive organisation with a great culture, unlimited career progression opportunities and average earnings (dependant on overtime worked) of £37,213?

We have fantastic opportunities for loyal and cooperative individuals to join our responsive team where you will work together with engineering manager and supervisors to effectively understand and maintain vehicles and premises in line with our company standards.

We have a variety of shift patterns available across a 38 hour working week including earlys, afternoons, nights and weekends along with the option of overtime paid at enhanced rates of up to ‘double time’.

As a successful candidate, you will demonstrate experience as a PCV or HGV fitter/technician/mechanic along with a NVQ/City & Guilds Level 3 or equivalent in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. 

What you'll do...

  • Diagnose defects and effect repairs to engine, gearbox, chassis, axles, steering and brakes
  • Fault diagnose, using specialist equipment relevant to vehicles in your garage.  Welding (gas and mig) and gas cutting with the appropriate qualifications or training        
  • Repair vehicles to Company and Statutory standards
  • Prepare vehicles for Annual test (MOT)
  • Service vehicles in accordance with Company and vehicle manufacturing specifications and to Company and Statutory standards
  • Repair defects and identify with vehicle types relevant to your garage or place of work
  • Maintain documentation as per documented quality procedures
  • Work collaboratively within the department sharing best practice and efficient ways of working.

We offer a wide range of benefits such as...

  • Clear and achievable career progression
  • Enhanced rates of up to ‘double time’ for weekend, overtime and night work
  • Generous company pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Up to 33 days annual leave
  • Free travel for you and your partner as well as discounted travel for up to 4 family members
  • Variety of retail deals and discounts including days out, cinema, mobile and car
  • Employee Assistance Programme



Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment acording to the policy.

You may also have experience in the following ...

PCV Mechanic, PVC/HGV Fitter, Fleet Maintenance, HGV Engineer, Garage Mechanic, Bus Mechanic, Coach Mechanic, Public Transport Vehicle Technician

If the above sounds like a next step in your career, follow our online application process to express your interest! 



Your place in our world

Operations Supervisor
Engineering - Fitter - Walsall