UPS FT Trailer Mechanic. Stanford le Hope. Essex in Stanford, United Kingdom

Founded in 1907 in Seattle, Washington USA, UPS are the largest parcel delivery service in the world and one of the leading global providers of specialized transportation and logistics services. UPS employs nearly 400,000 staff worldwide and serves more than 220 countries and territories.

Position Summary:

The vehicle mechanic is responsible for the maintenance and repair of all UPS vehicles, from light vans up to tractor trailer units. Dependent on location, shifts may vary over a 24 hour period in order to support the operation. Salary starts from £25,813 pa ranging to £39,710 pa (dependant on experience/qualifications), plus shift premium and location allowance.

Rotating Shifts:

2:45pm – 11:15pm & 6:30am - 3:00pm

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparing vehicles for mot inspection

  • Responding to daily vehicle condition reports supplied by drivers

  • Following regular maintenance schedules and updating computer records

  • Responding in a timely fashion to break down calls

  • Accurate stock control using computerized systems

  • Work as a team in order to achieve reliability and maintenance targets

Key Skills / Experience:

  • City and Guilds or equivalent qualification in vehicle mechanics

  • Experience of working with commercial vehicles including LGV's would be an advantage

  • Basic computer literacy skills

  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritize accordingly

  • Full UK driving license held for at least 2 years

  • An LGV Class 1 license would be an advantage but is not essential

  • Flexible, friendly and enthusiastic attitude

We offer a wide range of benefits from a Company pension scheme to a corporate discount programme.

UPS operates a ‘promotion from within policy’ with all our employees having the opportunity to progress within the Company.

Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE

Category: Mechanic

Requisition Number: 046925

Location: Stanford,United Kingdom