HGV Mechanic Job

£55000 - £60000 Overtime Available Full Time
HGV Mechanic
  • Operations
  • HCL Fleet Services
  • HCL House, Beddington Farm Road, Croydon, CR0 4XB




About HCL Fleet Services:

HCL Fleet Services is a premier provider of heavy and light commercial vehicle maintenance solutions. We are dedicated to excellence in keeping our clients' commercial vehicles in optimal condition and ensuring their safety on the road. If you are an experienced HGV Mechanic with a strong background in vehicle maintenance and a commitment to quality work, we invite you to join our team.

Job Description:

As an HGV Mechanic at HCL Fleet Services, your role will be integral in maintaining, repairing, and preparing heavy and light commercial vehicles for various purposes. You will be responsible for ensuring the safety, efficiency, and compliance of our vehicles with current legislation. Your duties will encompass:

Key Responsibilities:

Vehicle Repairs: Safely and efficiently repair a wide range of heavy and light commercial vehicles in accordance with current legislation and industry standards.

Routine Maintenance: Perform routine vehicle maintenance to DVSA standards, ensuring the vehicles are in top condition.

MOT Preparation: Prepare and present vehicles and trailers for annual MOT inspections, ensuring they meet all requirements and pass inspections.

Health and Safety: Adhere to strict health and safety requirements at all times, maintaining good housekeeping routines to meet safety obligations.

Documentation: Complete all necessary paperwork to a high standard, documenting work performed, inspections, and repairs accurately.

Mechanical Repairs: Perform mechanical repairs, including but not limited to engines, axles, and clutches, with precision and expertise.

Safety Equipment: Utilize all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as necessary to ensure a safe working environment.

Communication: Effectively communicate with the Workshop Manager and other team members to coordinate repairs and ensure smooth operations.

Fault Diagnosis: Diagnose and rectify fault findings in vehicles, utilizing your technical skills and knowledge.


  • Proven experience as an HGV Mechanic with a strong background in commercial vehicle maintenance.
  • An HGV license is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with health and safety regulations and a commitment to maintaining a safe working environment.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and complete necessary documentation accurately.
  • Excellent mechanical skills, including engine, axle, and clutch repairs.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team.


  • Competitive salary within the range of £55,000 - £60,000 per year.
  • At present shift work not utilised, hoping to change in the future with further enhancement to wages. 
  • Overtime optional.
  • Saturdays and Sundays paid as overtime. 
  • Opportunities for career growth within a reputable company.
  • Continuous training and development programs to enhance your skills.
  • Supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Access to state-of-the-art tools and equipment.

If you are an experienced HGV Mechanic looking for a fulfilling and challenging role, we encourage you to apply and become a part of our dedicated team at HCL Fleet Services. Join us in maintaining and enhancing the performance and safety of commercial vehicles.