Here at AV Dawson our business is powered by our people and they are key to our success.

Trailer Fitter

Reference: AVD/06/2022

Looking for a new challenge or a change work location/role?  We have an exciting opportunity for you. 

AV Dawson is one of the largest and widely recognised businesses in Teesside. We are currently looking for a fitter working a shift rota, 4 on 4 off, to help maintain Company and Client trailers.

The key aspects of the role include:

  • Carrying out routine trailer inspections in accordance with service and MOT standards and requirements
  • Carrying out maintenance service work to trailers
  • Carrying out MOT preparation, including repairs where necessary

The successful candidate you will have:

  • Previous experience in maintaining LGV trailers to the recognized VOSA standard
  • Knowledge of ABS/EBS
  • The ability to manage your own time with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good understanding of Health and Safety standards and procedures
  • Have the ability to work to a pre-determined work schedule to ensure the successful completion of work to the required timescale

It would be advantageous if the successful candidate:

  • was able to carry out fault finding and light fabrication work
  • have knowledge of hydraulics
  • have a Level 2 or 3 qualification in heavy vehicle or trailer maintenance

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