Vehicle Technician

  • Job Reference: 908
  • Date Posted: 16 October 2020
  • Employer: DWR Cymru Cyfyngedig Welsh Water Plc
  • Location: Pontyclun (CF72 9FQ), United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Undefined
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Who are we


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water keep 3 million people healthy each day with safe, reliable water, and take away wastewater to clean, before returning it safely to our beautiful rivers and seas.  

To be able to deliver high quality, essential services which help to protect the health of our customers, colleagues and our environment, we need the right people to deliver on our vision.  This is achieved by living our core values and demonstrating the core behaviours that underpin them.

In essence, ours is a company based on trust, openness, respect, commitment and honesty. A company that our colleagues are proud to work for.

What you'll do


  • Carry out the routine servicing of vehicles in line with manufacturers standards
  • Repair and maintain vehicles and plant in a safe and roadworthy condition and in line with MOT / DVSA standards
  • Ensure all work is carried out in compliance with our Business Management system
  • Complete all associated documents for SAP processing within each calendar month
  • Purchase all materials from nominated suppliers
  • Maintain all workshop records in accordance with BMS procedures
  • Carry out repairs and servicing to industry standard times
  • Assist in achieving business plan targets
  • Carry out all work in accordance with the company’s Health And Safety policy and systems
  • Support the performance of the team by working in a professional and efficient way
  • Respond to customer requests and requirements as necessary
What you'll need


  • Full UK Driving License C+E category essential
  • Experienced in maintaining LGV’s to DVSA standards
  • A good knowledge of health and safety requirements in vehicle maintenance
  • Good customer service skills
  • The ability to work on your own initiative, to plan and organise workloads and to complete all necessary documentation
  • NVQ Level 3 or City & Guilds Level 3 in Heavy Goods Vehicle Technology with post apprenticeship experience on Heavy Goods Vehicles
Internal Candidates


If you receive a link to an assessment after applying for this role, please ignore if you’re already an employee of Welsh Water.

Please note that as per our recruitment policy, internal candidates must have line manager endorsement and ensure that they meet the following criteria before they apply:

Permanent Contracts

Successful completion of six months probationary period plus a further six months’ service in their first role with Welsh Water
12 months’ service in current role if not still in their first role with DCWW

Fixed- Term Contracts

Be within 2 months from the end of their fixed-term contract



As well as a market competitive salary and 25 days annual leave (pro rata), we offer a range of employee benefits including:



  • Variable pay schemes
  • Enhanced employer pension contributions
  • Reduction on gym memberships and high street shopping
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Car-leasing scheme
  • Health CashBack scheme
  • An employee assistance programme for employees and their immediate family

And many, many more.

Closing Date


23:59 30th October, 2020.

All assessments must be completed by the closing date unless stated otherwise.