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Shift Electrician

We are looking for a skilled Electrician to join our team in Larbert.

As an Electrician you will diagnose and carry out vehicle repairs, servicing and parts replacement in accordance with Central Engineering Standard Operating Procedures. The successful candidate will be someone who has the ability to work safely and efficiently to a high standard in a busy engineering workshop.

The salary for this Electrician position is £13.70 per hour (27,000 per annum) and your working hours will be 38 per week  

Main Duties

•    To diagnose vehicle faults and specify the correct method of repair and parts to be used within defined quality standards and within the most cost effective manner.
•    To carry out vehicle servicing in accordance with central engineering SOPs.
•    To record individual job times for the repair action either manually or electronically.
•    To ensure parts replaced under warranty are returned to stores fully labelled and in a clean condition.
•    To ensure all parts are booked out from stores using the correct procedure.
•    To adhere to good housekeeping practices including general tidiness in the workshop and the return of all tools and equipment to their designated place.
•    To attend on-road vehicle breakdowns and recoveries.
•    To carry out vehicle road testing where necessary to determine specific vehicle defects or following remedial repair.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications Required

•    Minimum level 3 NVQ standard or equivalent (i.e. City & Guilds level 1 & 2).  
•    Must be fully conversant with the safe operation of workshop equipment and the overhaul and repair of vehicle electrical systems.
•    Must be in the possession of, or capable of obtaining a full PCV licence and forklift truck licence if required.

Our Rewards:

You'll also enjoy a range of benefits, such as free travel on our buses for you and your family, a pension scheme, a smart uniform and the chance to buy discounted First shares. Our rewards also include First Xclusives where you and your family and friends can benefit from travel discounts with First and over 3,000 offers on a variety of goods and services.

About Us:

One of the UK's largest bus operators, our team of 17,000 Journey Makers helps 1.6 million customers every single day to get to where they want to go. Together we provide helpful and reliable services on our buses, keep thousands of vehicles on the road and make sure everything runs smoothly.

We can offer you a wide range of rewarding careers, as we make a big investment in the future and transform the world of bus travel.

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UK Bus - Larbert
Carmuirs House, 300 Stirling Road, Larbert, Scotland, FK5 3NJ
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    First UK Bus
  • Website Skillset:
    Engineering & Mechanics
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    UK Bus - Larbert
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