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Arriva in Herts and Essex

Skilled Fitter



The safety and reliability of our buses is vital in making sure we can provide the highest levels of service to our customers.

We are recruiting for a Skilled PCV/HGV Fitter to deal with  a full range of systems, your daily activities will include diagnosis and repairs, routine examinations, servicing and parts replacement in accordance with all relevant Engineering Standard Operating Procedures.

Join Arriva at Gillingham depot and ENGINEER YOUR CAREER in the upwards direction. With IRTEC accreditation and training as well as a full career path through to Engineering Manager and beyond, Arriva is the place to work.



The successful applicant will already be experienced within motor vehicle engineering with a C&G Level 3 or equivalent NVQ qualification.

Knowledge of either PCV/HGV would be an advantage. You will also possess excellent diagnostic skills and be a good communicator as there is emphasis on team working.

Familiarity of the DVSA 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, Monday to Sunday; day shift, early shift and late shift.



  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Company pension scheme .
  • Arriva Village Discount Scheme.
  • Up to 28 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • Variety of training and development opportunities.
  • Free bus travel for yourself, partner and eligible children.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should apply by filling in the form below and attaching a CV.

Closing Date: Fri 31 August, 2018

Reference Number:

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