LGV Driver Technician

Location
Reading
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
08 Feb 2018
Ref
H-416302
Contact
AWE
Clearance Level
DV
Job Type
Permanent

Package: Basic salary plus contributory pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and additional flexible benefit options

We are currently looking to recruit a number of LGV Driver Technicians to work as part of a dedicated team responsible for the 1st and 2nd line maintenance (ensuring compliance to company and external body standards e.g. VOSA) and repair of specialist mission critical vehicles, and during deployed convoy operations for the safe driving and carriage of cargo.

Reporting into the Workshop Supervisor the Driver Technician should have completed a recognised Mechanical Engineering apprenticeship to C&G level 3 or equivalent NVQ standard in heavy vehicles and will have experience gained within a commercial vehicle workshop environment along with suitable experience of driving LGV Cat C & E vehicles.

As part of this varied and rewarding role the Driver Technician must be willing to work a range of working hours along with being comfortable with the travelling required for the position. Candidates should also be willing and able to obtain and maintain the security clearance required for the role.

This is an outstanding opportunity to progress your career with one of the area's largest employers, where the role you play directly affects the success of the business and its mission. For further details please apply now.

Individuals interested in this permanent opportunity will be required to be eligible for UK Security Clearance

AWE plays a crucial role in the defence of the United Kingdom, by providing and maintaining the warheads for the country's nuclear deterrent. We are a centre of scientific, engineering and technological excellence, with some of the most advanced research, design and production facilities in the world. Our unique expertise also assists the UK Government in developing and delivering a range of innovative and integrated support services, including national nuclear security and counter-terrorism solutions.

AWE is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at AWE, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities.

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