PCV Mechanic (Heavy Vehicle)


Job summary

Bluetownonline Ltd
£30,000 - £39,999
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: PCV Mechanic (Heavy Vehicle)

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £30k plus enhanced overtime rate

Job type: Permanent, Full time.

The Role: Edinburgh Coach Lines Ltd have been one of Scotland's premier coach and bus hire specialists for over 40 years and operate a fleet of 35 luxury vehicles ranging in size from 24 - 53 seats.

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen within the group for an experienced Heavy Vehicle Mechanic to work in our busy workshop in Edinburgh.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Fault finding, and carrying out repairs
  • Undertaking Vehicle maintenance, servicing and running repairs on a varied fleet
  • M.O.T preparation
  • Ensure vehicles are maintained in accordance with the Company Operators Licence guidelines
  • Ensure all repairs to company vehicles are carried out in a timely manner
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Fault Diagnostics
  • Prompt repair of all defective vehicles to the highest standard
  • The ability to work to the highest Health & Safety standards

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • City and Guilds/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Heavy Vehicle Repair and Maintenance
  • Previous experience of working on commercial vehicles such as Volvo, Scania, Mercedes
  • PCV licence preferred but not essential (prepared to go through test)
  • Have proven Diagnostic skills and Electrical experience
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge and experience as an HGV or PSV Technician/Mechanic
  • Carry out routine inspections, maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles to DVSA standard
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks


  • You will receive a competitive salary
  • 28 days annual holiday
  • Company pension contribution
  • Casual dress
  • On-site parking
  • Health Plan provided by Hospital Saturday Fund which includes contribution towards dental, medical and other related costs | Accidental Death and Permanent Disability Cover
  • Perk box - Money saving offers, discounted gym membership, special priced cinema tickets, everyday shopping discounts plus much more
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

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