HGV Technician expertise on European trucks

Serial No: 11801
Skills keywords: hgv technician, management, training
Short Bio:

HGV Technician with vast knowledge and expertise of European truck manufacture, maintenance and repair, including factory training in buses and coaches. Proven track record of continuous employment, backed up with punctuality and integrity. A confident leader and motivator, able to train and develop apprentices, as well as keeping team productivity and performance on track. Consistent in meeting deadlines and targets, with strong focus on quality and safety.

Current location:  United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: British
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Transport and Logistics
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: Australia

Work Experience

Recent History


Imperial Commercials, Glasgow

• Heading up night shift workshop operations for the largest independent commercial vehicle dealer group in the UK, winning Employee of the Month on one occasion

• Responsible for authorisation, repair, maintenance, quality and safety checks and road testing of commercial trucks and vans

• Driving full achievement of performance targets, ensuring the most cost effective and efficient means of operation

• Maintaining stock in line with scheduled bookings, as well as managing the return of warranty parts to relevant stores

• Forging very positive and productive relationships with colleagues, clients and suppliers, with emphasis on a prompt and helpful service


Scania Trucks, Renfrew

• Supervised all repairs, maintenance and quality checks of trucks, buses and coaches for this reputable firm

• Responsibilities included parts ordering, vehicle road testing, warranty returns and training of apprentices

• Combined sound planning and excellent communication skills to coordinate and motivate the team in ensuring all deadlines and targets were achieved

Summary of Earlier Experience


Scania Trucks, Bellshill

1992-1995 TECHNICIAN

Marbill Coach Services Ltd, Ayrshire

1990-1992 TECHNICIAN

Dodds Coaches, Ayr

1986-1990 TECHNICIAN

Volvo Truck & Bus, Ayr

1976-1986 APPRENTICE

King & Co (Later became Tarmac Construction), Ayrshire

Education and Qualifications

Certificate: Scania Certificate of Achievement – Technician

Certificate: Driver Training – Theory, Manoeuvre & Driving

Certificate: Driver Training – LGV Articulated Vehicle

Personal Details

Driving Licenses: Full, clean Motorcycle, Car, Bus/Coach & Heavy Goods (C&E)