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Ground Support Equipment Techincian (Day Shift)

UK & Ireland > LHR

We have an exciting opportunity in TCR UK Limited at our prestigious site at London Heathrow which is the second busiest airport in the world.  We are looking are for qualified HGV/Plant/ Ground Support Equipment Technician (GSE) to come and join our team.
The technicians are required to service and repair equipment such as portable stairs, fuel and food trucks, towing tractors, aircraft tugs, manlifts, APU's and Company vehicles.
Working Hours
The working hours for this position are  over a 7 day period on a rolling rota 4 on 4 off basis working 06:00 - 18:00.
A 30 minute unpaid lunch break and a 30 minute paid break may also be taken. This constitutes a basic average working week of 40 hours.
What's on Offer
  • The annual salary will be from £33,500.00 up to £36,000.00
  • 20 days annual leave, including public holidays. An additional day is accrued for every 2 years of service, capped to 3 additional days
  • 6% employer pension contribution 
  • Overtime rate of 1.55 times the basic hourly rate 
  • EE discount for friends and family 
  • Life Assurance 
  • Health Cash Plans  
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Main Purpose of the Job
  • Undertake repairs and maintenance for TCR and associated vehicles to the required standard.
  • Adhere to corporate Health and Safety guidelines, ISO 9001 framework and guidelines on vehicle maintenance.
Essential Competencies
  • Experience in maintenance of heavy vehicles
  • Accurately complete and hand in manual daily time sheet after each day of shift and report any faults found  
  • Able to work as part of a team 
  • Full Drivers Licence
  • Motor Mechanics –     HGV (essential)
  • LGV 2 (desirable)
  • Forklift (desirable)
Behavioural Capabilities
  • Ability to deal effectively with people at different levels
  • Good team player, willing to listen and take new ideas on board
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude - good at making things work and get the job done
  • Self-motivated with good organisational skills
  • Professional, proactive approach
  • Ability to quickly assess and resolve problems with a flexible and adaptable manner
Applicants must be able to provide the necessary certification. All employment will be subject to Right To Work, Security and Criminal record checks appropriate for work within the airport environment.  

Deadline date for application: 31/03/2020


Unit 1, Building 16265, Exeter Way, Hatton Cross

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