Vehicle Technician

Job Type Maintenance and Facilities
Location Leyland
Partnership Level 9
Closing Date 26/05/2021
Vacancy Type Permanent
Salary £30,600.00 - £41,500.00
Salary Frequency Annual
Hours of Work 37.5


Pay rates are negotiable dependent on relevant skills and experience.


Hours of work: 37.5 hours a week, Monday - Friday 06:00 - 14:00 and 14:00-22:00 on a rotation basis, plus shift premium to be discussed at interview

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

Can you see yourself in this role? A typical day may see yourself doing the following:

- 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.

Job Requirements:
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 LGV C+E driving licence.

Is this job not your perfect match? If you have a friend of family member who would suit this role we would love to hear from them.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications
You have:
- A proven background in transport commercial vehicle repairs

Desirable experience skills and qualifications
You may also have:
- Good interpersonal and IT skills
- DCPC Card

Additional Information
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, it may open the door to not only a new role but a new way of working.

As a Partner you will enjoy our unique benefits package, including staff discount, subsidised food in Partner dining rooms, discounts in local restaurants, subsidised learning, access to exclusive Partnership hotels and so much more.

We request that candidates only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours and the full term of the contract, or we will be unable to proceed with your application.

Please consider the following when making your application:
- This role is subject to the following pre-employment screening: 3 year reference check & Driver licence
- We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications. Therefore, we recommend you apply early
- Print off the job description now if you require it
- Ensure you have an up-to-date CV

Duties and Responsibilities

Our Vehicle Technicians carry out scheduled servicing and maintenance of the John Lewis Partnership Fleet in a professional and competent manner.

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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