PCV / HGV – Technician / Mechanic

PCV / HGV – Technician / Mechanic
The Travellers Choice Coaches is an industry leading, Coach Marque accredited, coach operator based in Carnforth, Lancashire. Established in 1872 it has grown to a fleet of over 100 immaculate coaches and midi-coaches. We pride ourselves in the quality and presentation of our fleet and we are looking for someone who shares the same vision in their work.


  • 10 hour shifts.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Preventative Maintenance Inspections
  • MOT Preparation & Presentations
  • Carry out servicing, maintenance, diagnose faults & repair defects
  • Attend vehicle breakdowns
  • Complete all relevant paperwork

Qualifications & Essential Skills include:

  • Qualification in heavy vehicle maintenance and repair (City & Guilds / NVQ) Level 3 or equivalent
  • Minimum 6 years experience and able to undertake all aspects of heavy vehicle maintenance to a high standard
  • Enjoy problem solving and produce a high quality of workmanship
  • Current & valid car licence
  • General level of computer literacy

Desirable Skills include:

  • Category D PCV Licence (successful candidate will be trained to attain a PCV license)
  • Experience working with digital fleet management software
  • Experience using Vcads / Gel test diagnostics software

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £13.75-£15.00 per hour


  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift

Work remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

We are always on the lookout for qualified, experienced drivers to work with the team.

If you are interested in a career at The Travellers Choice please complete our application form and return it to our Head Office at Carnforth.

Please call 01524 720033 for further details or email info@travellerschoice.co.uk.