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HGV Technician

Newbury, UK Req #490
02 November 2023


HGV Technician | Full Time | Newbury


Are you an experienced HGV Technician looking for your next career move?


We are seeking a HGV Technician to join our team at site in Newbury, Berkshire where you will carry out the repair, maintenance and servicing of our vehicles.



Up to £39,904 per annum depending on experience.



We’ll support your development; help you grow and also offer you a package that includes:


  • Reward Gateway – access to significant savings and cashback on 900+ top retailers, from groceries to wellness products, travel and much more!
  • Employee Recognition Scheme
  • Excellent Pension Scheme
  • Health Care Cash Plan


We promote a culture which encourages innovative ideas, and we appreciate your talent is key to our success!



  • Carry out routine vehicle maintenance ensuring we are VOSA standard compliant.
  • Responsible for the preparation of our vehicles for MOT testing.
  • Perform regular inspection and general preventive maintenance services such as tyre rotation and oil changes.
  • Maintain inventory in the workshop and cleanliness from oil spills and dust.
  • Working with repair teams to help diagnose and plan repairs for the vehicles.
  • Maintaining records of vehicles that have been repaired or handled.
  • Providing repair services to clients on the road in case of emergencies.
  • Completing relevant documentation and paperwork as required and providing warranty claims or escalating them to higher management.
  • Carry out repairs in accordance with current Health and Safety legislation and company policy.
  • Provide in-house training to recruits and trainees. 




Qualifications. A Level 2 in English & Maths desirable not essential. HGV engineering qualification or equivalent and a HGV driving licence.


Experience. Previous experience is essential. You will work well under pressure, have the ability to actively seek solutions and problems and demonstrate rigorous fault-finding skills.


Communication. Show us that you have excellent communication skills, spoken and written, be able to build good working relationships with work colleagues and our customers and have the ability to engage and communicate with audiences made up of a diverse background across all areas of EV Cargo.

Influence & Persuasion.  Build good working relationships with colleagues and our customers.


People & Self Development You will build a strong, positive reputation within the business and have the ability to self-motivate, self-manage and work both autonomously and as part of a team.

If you’re excited about working for our company and believe you’re a good fit for this role, we encourage you to apply. You may be exactly the person we’re looking for!



“Let us be your employer of choice”. 





EV CARGO have grown to become a predominate international supply chain partner to many of the world’s leading brands. We enable customer success through market leading air, ocean, surface freight, logistics, supply chain and technology solutions. Our growth is accelerating around the world. 



Equality, diversity and inclusivity are at the heart of everything EV Cargo does.  We offer a diverse and inclusive community that respects individuals and enables them to strive for success in order to contribute positively and sustainably to the business.  By creating this environment in which everyone can express and develop their potential, from the moment they are hired and throughout their career, means ensuring that all our colleagues have the same opportunity to succeed, regardless of origin, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or affiliation with a political, religious, union, organisation or minority group. 


EV Cargo reserves the right to close the vacancy before the stated closing date if a high volume of applications is received. Due to the volume of applications, we receive, we regret that we are not able to provide detailed feedback to applicants that were not shortlisted.  


You must have the legal right to live and work in the United Kingdom.  


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Other details

  • Job Family Drivers
  • Job Function Operations
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
  • Job Start Date 02 November 2023
Location on Google Maps
  • Newbury, UK