PSV Technician – Arriva Bus UK LTD – Darlington

Arriva Bus UK LTD


An excellent and rewarding job opportunity has arisen for an experienced and ambitious PSV Technician to join our business, based at Darlington Depot. As an Technician, your role would involve carrying out planned and preventative maintenance along with diagnostic fault finding and reactive repairs to a fleet of commercially operated buses, to the strict standards set by both Arriva, and the DVSA (Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency). As a team, we are dedicated to working towards delivering a safe, reliable, clean and efficient service to meet the needs of our customers. Our Engineering Team is a core function of our business, and each engineer’s contribution goes a long way in ensuring all our vehicles operate in safe and roadworthy condition. What Arriva can offer you: -Full-Time Permanent Employment, 39 hours per week-£15.97 per hour-Overtime availability-Fantastic career progression, development, training (including High Voltage/EV’s) and upskilling opportunities -Access to the ‘Arriva Village’, where you can take advantage of retail store discounts and offers -Free bus travel for you and a nominated member of your family residing within the same household -Arriva Workplace Pension-Additional allowances/enhancements available over and above basic hourly ratesThe role will involve: -Servicing, maintenance and repairs to Arriva and DVSA standards -Continuous improvement of vehicle reliability -MOT preparation, planned preventative maintenance campaigns and quality checks -Vehicle fault diagnosis and ensuring reliability and maintenance is kept to Arriva Standards (Higher than DVSA) -Hours may require Shift working


Requirements: -Knowledge of PSV/HGV maintenance with recognised qualifications (e.g. Level 3 NVQ or Level 2/Level 3 IRTEC) -At least 3 years bus experience and MOT experience-Knowledge of engineering procedures and Health & Safety legislation-Electrical circuits and systems knowledge – Desirable -A PCV license – Desirable -Full UK driving licence (6 points or less) – essential-Ability to pass fit for PCV pre-employment medical – essentialAPPLY NOW to join the Arriva North team to help deliver our vision of providing clean, sustainable and reliable transport services to our customers for a greener future. At Arriva we acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

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