Workshop Assistant/Driver

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1404521

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Workshop Assistant/Driver based in Ballynure

Workshop Assistant/Driver

Job ref: WKB/9/4/19 | Job type: Permanent

Location: Ballynure

Job Description

Job Title: Workshop Assistant / Driver

Reporting to:  Workshop Foreman           

Working hours:08.00 – 17.00 Monday to Friday with 30 minute unpaid break

Location: Ballynure

Job Summary:

To provide assistance to the workshop regarding annual testing, repairs and maintenance of vehicles in the shunting and driving of vehicles, collecting parts and general cleanliness.

Job role and responsibilities:

  • Complete daily walkaround check of all vehicles being driven and completion of associated paperwork
  • Record and report any defects found
  • Collecting vehicle parts from third parties and ensure associated paperwork is returned to stores
  • Drive vehicles/trailers to present for annual testing and return all relevant paperwork.
  • Shunt vehicles for repair / maintenance within the workshop
  • Drive vehicles for repair to third party premises
  • Assist with workshop housekeeping ie floor cleaning, waste recycling etc
  • Undertake any other reasonable duties within the remit of the postholder

Job Specification

Essential Criteria

  • Class 1 Driving licence
  • Valid CPC
  • Previous experience in a driving role


1 years’ experience in an HGV driving role

Selection Process:

Stage 1 – Application sifting based on the above criteria

Stage 2 – Practical Driving Assessment

Stage 3 – Competency based interview

Candidates will be expected to pass each stage to progress to the next stage in the recruitment process.

Please outline how you meet the above criteria for the role.

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing date: Friday 19th April 2019