Hyndburn Borough Council

Mechanic (LCV/LGV)
Salary £32,076 – £33,945
Plus Tool Allowance
37 Hours per week
We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced, LCV/LGV Mechanic, MOT tester to join our hardworking team at the Central Vehicle Maintenance Unit.

The successful applicant will inspect, service and repair a variety of vehicles (LCV/LGV), equipment and also be responsible for preparing vehicles to DVSA standards for annual test. An MOT tester’s certificate is essential, as a function of the post will be the testing of vehicles (Private, Council and Taxi) in our class 4/7 test station.

You must be a time served Mechanic holding a minimum City and Guilds, B Tech NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in vehicle maintenance and have a good understanding of light and large vehicle DVSA test regulations, as well as Health & Safety procedures. Experience in welding/fabrication and previous experience working on a wide range of vehicles/equipment would be an advantage.

Applications will be considered from alternative Light Commercial Vehicle background providing they are able to demonstrate an ability and willingness to achieve the Post qualifications/requirements during the interview and will complete them within an agreed time period.

To apply for this role, please complete an online application via the website below or send in your CV to

View Job Description and Person Specification for Mechanic

Please Note: this is a Safety Critical Role, which is therefore subject to random drug & alcohol testing.

Closing Date: Open
Vacancy Ref: 2232