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    6 month contract

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​MPI have a requirement for 2 Workshop Electricians to work on site in Ruislip for approx.a 6 month contract

Rate of pay is £22.08 per hour Umbrella PAYE/LTD for the 1st 40 hours

It is then £29.31 per hour Umbrella PAYE/LTD for anything over 40 hours

£39.09 per hour Umbrella PAYE/LTD for Sundays and Bank Holidays.

The hours are 40 hours per week working 8 hours per day on rotating early/late shift 06.00-14.30/13.30 - 22.00

HGV Class 2 License is preferable - Scania and Mercedes experience is also preferable

Main Purpose of the Role:

To service and repair motor vehicles in a safe & efficient manner using such skills and knowledge as is required

Key Responsibilities:

To understand the importance of following procedures, method statements, work instructions, risk assessments for this role.

To service, maintain and repair vehicles, components and accessories including removal and refitting in a safe, proper and economical manner using equipment provided

To work in an efficient and productive manner, achieving the targets set out and agreed with workshop operation manager/supervisors.

To operate a ‘Fix First Time’ way of working ensuring quality of work is at the utmost standard and meets/exceeds any inspection carried out.

To diagnose faults and test vehicles utilising equipment available and using recognised test procedures and techniques. Including road testing where deemed necessary.

Observe, recognise and report on defects and/or symptoms of impending failure. Identification of recharge costs advising the Workshop Supervisor and correct completion of paperwork

Order from the parts department all necessary replacement parts, ensuring that no parts are fitted to vehicles other than those required to complete the work

Interpret technical service information and data from manuals, bulletins and or computer files and data. Implement by applying correct techniques

Ensure the correct completion of all job related documentation (job cards, parts orders, logbooks etc.) including job write-ups

Report to Workshop Supervisor & Workshop Manager any specialist tooling requirements

Ensure at all times that equipment and tools are kept in a clean, safe condition and to report any shortages or damaged/faulty equipment to the Workshop Supervisor.

Keep abreast of improvements and techniques and to ensure all aspects of work meet departmental quality standards

Take a pro-active role in the continuous improvement process applied to vehicle and operational equipment inspection, servicing and repair processes and associated documentation

Work within established Company policies and procedures.

Protect our people and comply with the Company’s Health and Safety policies and procedures at all times.

Protect the information assets of the Company and comply with the Company’s Information Assurance policies and procedures at all times.

Promote company values and standards and exhibit appropriate behaviour in accordance with Company ethos.

Promote equality and diversity as part of the culture of the organisation.

Demonstrate safety, integrity & commitment at all time

Carry out any other duties as and when necessary to meet the varying demands of the business and to satisfy customer needs.

Skills Required:-


Professional, customer orientated and flexible approach

Takes responsibility and demonstrates initiative

Good diagnostic skills

Able to drive standards/improvements

Good verbal and written communication skills

Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise effectively and deliver in a complex environment

Able to build rapport and maintain relationships

Excellent attention to detail with the ability to identify and rectify mistakes

A proactive approach with the ability to work well in a team



Knowledge of HGV/LGV technical specifications and maintenance requirements

Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements



Experience in servicing and repairing HGVs/LGVs

Experience of managing issues effectively via telephone

Experience of working with others and a team player


Experience of working remotely / providing a support service remotely

Experience of supervising a team



Educated to GCSE level or equivalent

Level 3 -Auto-Electric Maintenance

Proactive and flexible outlook

Applicants must be eligible to obtain Security Clearance and may be required to apply for a DBS background criminal check that will cost £25.00. Do not apply for anything unless requested to do so.