Large Goods Vehicle Technician

Job Type Maintenance and Facilities
Location Bracknell Campus
Partnership Level 9
Closing Date 14/03/2021
Vacancy Type Permanent
Salary £29,700.00 - £38,600.00
Salary Frequency Annual
Hours of Work Week 1 rota: 6am to 2pm. Week 2 rota: 2pm to 10pm. Monday to Friday with Saturday overtime (8am to 4pm) every other Saturday.


Pay rates are negotiable dependent on relevant skills and experience. Each April, we review our pay ranges taking into account market movement. Therefore the pay range for this role may change from the 1st April 2021. For any Partners starting prior to the 15th February 2021 you will have your pay reviewed as part of this annual pay review. Your People Manager will discuss this with you. For any Partners starting on or after the 15th February 2021 your starting pay rate offer will be inclusive of this review.


What’s the role about?

John Lewis Partnership Commercial Large and Heavy Goods Vehicle Technicians are the lifeblood of our logistics network. Without them, our shelves would be empty and our customers disappointed. Our Large Vehicle Technicians are encouraged to manage their own time, while being proactive to ensure our Commercial Fleet is maintained.

What you’ll be doing

- Servicing and repairing any of our Commercial Vehicles.
- Maintaining a compliant and safe working environment.
- Attending a ‘Partner Voice’ session to help shape the direction of your department and wider business.
- Enjoying a freshly made subsidised lunch in our Partner’s Dining Room.

Having won ‘Retail Shipper of the Year’ in 2017, you will join a forward thinking team who are helping to shape our Partnership for the future. What other companies provide a share of profits to their workers? Becoming a Partner will open up a host of benefits including subsidised learning, access to exclusive Partner Hotels and so much more.

What you’ll have:

To land this role as a Commercial Vehicle Technician you will need a City and Guilds 1,2,3 Vehicle Technician or equivalent qualification and a Large Goods Vehicle C+E driving licence. You will also have a proven background in transport commercial large vehicle repairs

What else could you bring:

- Good interpersonal and IT skills
- DCPC Card

Additional Information

  • The vacancy will close at 00:01 on the closing date stated in the advert. Please ensure you start and complete your application by this time.

  • We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early ​

As a business we encourage flexible working. We have a number of different ways to work flexibly, so at your interview feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you. There are no guarantees, however, examples of how our Partners already work flexibly include part-time, job share, home working and compressed hours.

We positively celebrate Diversity & Inclusion in the John Lewis Partnership. Our aim is to become the UK’s most inclusive business - for our Partners and for our customers, reflecting and connecting with the diverse communities that we serve. We want people from all walks of life to feel valued for their individuality, thrive in our business and share a sense of belonging. To find out more about D&I in the John Lewis Partnership click here -

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