Job Summary

To carry out routine electrical works including vehicle preparation and the fitting of electronics equipment to standard defined by the Motor Vehicle Retail and Repair Industry with the minimum of supervision at any county Transport Workshop or site

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.

General Activities
1.    To adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems
2.    To co-operate with the council in complying with relevant health and safety legislation, policies and procedures in the performance of the duties of the post
3.    To carry out the duties and responsibilities of the post in compliance with the County Council's equal opportunities policies
4.    To maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate
5.    To understand and comply with the County Council's environmental policies
6.    To carry out any other reasonable duties and responsibilities within the overall function, commensurate with the grading and level of responsibilities of the post

Major Activities- Specific
1.    To diagnose and undertake electrical repairs on a wide variety of vehicles and plant
2.    To undertake electrical installation of accessories and ancillary equipment on a wide variety of vehicles and plant
3.    To test and repair digital control systems including ABS controls
4.    To service and repair ancillary parts and equipment as required
5.    To inspect, maintain and repair all types of petrol and diesel engine motor vehicles and plant operated by the Authority and its customers
6.    To requisition parts and equipment as necessary
7.    To liase with manufacturers and/or agents on problems to achieve an efficient repair
8.    To keep own vehicle clean and tidy and clean and tidy any site or work area after use (if appropriate)
9.    To complete all documentation including inspection sheets, certificates, receipts applying signatures as appropriate
10.    To note the details of any accident incurred whilst driving any vehicle owned, operated by or in the custody of County Transport and submit them to the Foreman Mechanic or Service Manager
11.    To identify repairs required through unfair wear and tear and advise the Service Manager/Foreman mechanic
12.    To undertake training as may be required and product training by consultation
13.    To carry out work within a realistic time, be this time either manufacturers, locally negotiated or a combination of both or by agreed schedules of work
14.    To record all times and attendance hours to facilitate payment.

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