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Assistant Engineering Manager (Derby)

Posted by | 11/06/2018 |

Engineer yourself a great opportunity….

Arriva Midlands is one of the largest transport service organisations in Europe, employing more than 47,500 people and delivering more than one billion passenger journeys across 12 European countries every year.

Arriva Midlands operates services from 14 locations across a geographically dispersed and diverse region. An opportunity has arisen and we are looking to strengthen our Engineering Management Team and are seeking to recruit an Assistant Engineering Manager to support our Derby Depot. Reporting to the Engineering Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for all operations of the engineering function, including engineering and support staff, the correct maintenance of the bus fleet to both Company and VOSA standards, adherence and compliance with all Health and Safety requirements.

We are looking for an individual with exceptional attention to detail in the allocation of work, excellent people management skills, along with the technical know-how and the ability to effectively work within a budget.

Other requirements for the role will be IT literacy along with experience of working with computerised inventory systems. Knowledge of quality management techniques and processes will be an advantage. A full driving licence is required for this post and PCV/LGV licence entitlements are advantageous.

In return we offer an excellent remuneration package commensurate with your skills and experience and suitable training will be provided.

Interested candidates should apply in writing with full CV and covering letter, quoting reference DY-AEM-0518, to: Sean O’Sullivan — Engineering Manager, Arriva Midlands, Ascot Drive, Off London Road, Derby, DE24 8ND or email vacancy.derby@arriva.co.uk

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Skilled Shift Charge Hand (Derby)

Posted by | 10/05/2018 |

Ready for some career maintenance?

Arriva Midlands is currently looking to recruit a Skilled Shift Charge Hand to be based at our Derby Depot. The successful applicant will have previous PCV or LGV experience and possess excellent diagnostic skills.

As Shift Charge Hand you will be required to:

  • Demonstrate good supervisory and management skills
  • Ensure that company maintenance standards and procedures are followed
  • Effectively utilise all engineering and cleaning staff
  • Ensure compliance with Department of Transport Standards (VOSA)
  • Focus on cost control and ensure parts and materials are only changed when necessary
  • Ensure all relevant paper work is completed

This position also involves approximately 15% administration functions & 85% rectification work

There is an emphasis on team working; excellent communication skills are required with other departments. Electrical skills for diagnostic purposes would be advantageous. The post requires working on a 4 on 4 off shift system basis. A full driving licence is essential.

In return we offer an excellent remuneration package (circa £32,000 pa), plus potential overtime.

Interested candidates should apply in writing with CV and covering letter, quoting reference DY-SCH-0518, to: Sean O’Sullivan, Engineering Manager, Derby Depot, Arriva Midlands, Ascot Drive, Off London Road, Derby, DE24 8ND or by email on: vacancy.derby@arriva.co.uk

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Skilled Shift Engineer (Derby)

Posted by | 09/02/2018 |

Location: Derby

Engineer yourself a great opportunity….

Arriva isn’t just one of the biggest transport organisations in the area.  We’re one of the biggest in Europe, which means more opportunities for you.  We have 900 buses and over 2700 employees in the Midlands & Shires area alone.

Engineers are an essential part of our team who ensure that all our vehicles are in safe and roadworthy condition for our customers.  People are our priority; being on time every time means that our customers will travel with us time after time.

We are looking to recruit talented Skilled Engineers with great customer focus who can deliver fantastic results at our Derby Depot.  The successful applicants will already be experienced within motor vehicle engineering; knowledge of either PCV/HGV would be an advantage.

The ideal candidates will possess excellent diagnostic skills and be a good communicator as there is emphasis on team working.  Familiarity of the V.O.S.A requirements would be desirable.  A full UK driving licence is essential and a PCV licence is advantageous.

This position requires shift working on a 5 over 7 basis; day shift, early shift and late shift with a guaranteed 39 hours per week and the possibility of overtime.

In return we offer an excellent remuneration package commensurate with your skills and experience.

Interested candidates should apply in writing by sending their CV and covering letter, quoting reference DY-SSE-0118, to: Sean O’Sullivan, Arriva Midlands, Ascot Drive, Off London Road, Derby, DE24 8ND or by email to: vacancy.derby@arriva.co.uk