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GSE Technician - LUTON

UK & Ireland > Luton

GSE Technician - Luton Airport - Full time Technician Role

4 on 4 off shift pattern - 0530am to 1730pm

Main Purpose of the Job:

Undertake repairs and maintenance of TCR and associated vehicles to the required standard. Adhere to corporate Health and Safety guidelines, ISO 9001 framework and guidelines on vehicle maintenance.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Motor Mechanics – LGV

  • Level 2 City and Guilds certification in Motor Mechanics or equivalent or IMI

  • Analytical and numerate with good communication skills

  • Understanding of TCR procedures and systems

  • Customer oriented/service delivery focussed

  • General knowledge of health and safety regulations


  • Operational vehicle/logistical background

  • Experience of working in a customer focused environment

  • Experience in the vehicle maintenance sector


  • Motor Mechanics – LGV level 3

  • HGV 2 (desirable)

  • Forklift (desirable)

  • Plant (desirable)

  • Hydraulics (desirable)

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Repair vehicles and plants as requested by the Workshop Supervisor

  • Carry out inspections, diagnosis, brake tests, reporting all defects to the Workshop Supervisor before commencing with any repairs or booking out any parts

  • Job card/inspection sheet completed efficiently to current point of repair and handed to the Workshop Supervisor at the end of each day’s shift.  All non-productive time is also to be added to the correct job card for authorisation by the Workshop Supervisor 

  • Update the Workshop Supervisor of any further work or parts required immediately

  • Inform the Workshop Supervisor of any VOR parts immediately

  • All booked parts used from workshop must on the front of job cards

  • Label parts and put them onto correct shelves, e.g. warranty or exchange unit

  • Inform the Workshop Supervisor immediately upon job completion

  • Quarantine, label and report all defective tooling immediately to the site Workshop Supervisor

  • Accurately complete and hand in manual daily time sheet after each day of shift

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

  • Excellent timekeeping


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