Depot Based Chassis Engineer - Winchester

  • Vacancy Title
  • Depot Based Chassis Engineer - Winchester
  • Company
  • AFI-Group
  • Location
  • Winchester
  • Type
  • permanent
  • Category
  • Engineering
  • Closing Date
  • 30/06/2022
  • Job Description
  • Depot Based Chassis Engineer - Winchester

    Salary - (DOE) + overtime + benefits

    Do you want to work for a fast-paced growing National Powered Access company who will provide you with excellent training to enable you to:-

    • Gain qualifications and development on powered, access equipment
    • Provide and include excellent career stability and progression prospects

    Then a job with AFI Group of Companies is for you.

    AFI-UPLIFT are currently recruiting for a Chassis Engineer to work out of the Headbourne Depot near Winchester.

    The role in brief:

    • Carrying out pre-delivery inspections (PDIs), services, repairs, manufacturer updates and maintaining the corporate image on our fleet of Van Mounted Platforms and Trucks.
    • Accurately complete all necessary recording of checks, following company procedure at all times.
    • Communicate effectively with the engineering team and hire office to make sure that the depot maintains maximum equipment availability.
    • Working a minimum 45-hour week.

    We would welcome applicants with the following skills; Chassis Engineer, Engineering, Communication, PDI, Servicing, Repairs, Maintenance, NVQ Level 2, Fault Finding, Diagnostics, Mechanic, Mechanical Engineer, Ford, Iveco.


    We offer an excellent benefits package:

    • 25 days holidays per year, plus statutory holidays.
    • Inclusion in a profit share scheme.
    • An auto-enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions.
    • Death-in-Service benefit of 2 x salary.
    • Paid Overtime.
    • Healthcare Cash Plan.

    In addition, we have invested in an excellent induction programme, and staff training (we currently hold an Investors in People award).

    Essential Skills

    The ideal candidate:

    • You must hold an engineering qualification – minimum NVQ level 2 or equivalent.
    • You will be experienced in fault finding / diagnostics.
    • You will be working closely with customers and colleagues, so you must be able to communicate professionally.
    • You must be able to prioritise tasks in an ever-changing demanding hire environment.

    About Company

    AFI Group is a leading provider of access solutions, from the hire and purchase of access equipment, to accredited training and service / maintenance of machines. With a current network of 21 hire locations across the UK, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO45001, 5* Achilles BuildingConfidence, Gold RoSPA award – to name a few).

    Please note that we operate a 2-stage interview process and online testing to screen candidates.