Heavy Vehicle Mechanical Engineer

Serial No: 10947
Skills keywords: mechanical engineer, supervisor
Current location:  Thüringen, Germany - View on map
Nationality: British
Spoken languages: english


• C & G L3 Certificate in Engineering

• Motor Vehicle Mechanic’s Craft Studies pt2 General Technology

• C & G L3 7543 Mobile Air Conditioning Systems



Engineering Supervisor, Germany 2012 – present

• Supervised a 6 person work force on a day to day basis overseeing them to ensure that all specified maintenance required on equipment was carried out to a high standard.

• Tasked with educating fellow team members on different variants of equipment from both own knowledge and technical publications for further development of their skills.

• Conducted inspections and carried out maintenance on a fleet of over 200 Land Rover variant vehicles to ensure the units training capability was met.

• Selected to perform role of Shop Floor Manager in a workshop with both military and civilian personnel during a busy rehabilitation period when output was at a peak in both quality and quantity.

Team Leader, Afghanistan 2012 – 2011

• Inspected and repaired accident damaged vehicles in order for operational effectiveness to remain at a high level.

• Delegated maintenance repair work to team member’s dependant on skills required to ensure that deadlines were met.

• Provided mechanical assistance and technical knowledge to outside organisations to aid in the repair and maintenance of equipment required to fulfil operational requirements.

Vehicle Maintainer, Canada 2011 – 2008

• Inspected and repaired a wide range of different vehicle types including OSHKOSH Tank Transporters and Leyland Daf Medium Mobility Load Carriers to ensure that unit commitments for training outside personnel were kept to a high standard.

• SHEF Representative for Department ensuring that all Health and Safety Procedures & Policies were in place and all observations were recorded and rectified where applicable.

• Selected as a point of contact for inter unit representatives when seeking advice on repair instructions and inspection standards on JCB Fork Lifts.


L3 C & G 6187-21 & 6187-31 Hydrocarbons

L3 C & G 2382-12 17th Edition Electrics

Cskills Awards’ Card & Certificate Pipe Work & Brazing (Commercial J05 Scheme)

Cskills Awards’ Card & Certificate Refrigerant Safe Handling (F-Gas J11 Scheme)

L2 Key Skills in Communication

L2 Key Skills in Improving Own Learning and Performance

L2 Key Skills in Working with Others

L2 Key Skills in Information and Communication Technology

L2 Key Skills in Application of Number

L2 Certificate in Adult Literacy



VLT Roller Brake Tester

Rough Terrain Fork Lift 2400kg & 4000kg Maintainer conversion

Warthog Armoured Personnel Carrier Maintainer Conversion

Mastiff Armoured Personnel Carrier Maintainer Conversion

Rough Terrain Container Handler Maintainer Conversion

Command Leadership Management Course

Defence Instructional Techniques


Full, clean driving license