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Motor Vehicle Engineer (LGV)
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: ECR/22/217935
  • Published: Thu 03/11/2022, 11:38 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 04/12/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £31,099 to £33,820 per annum (Plus overtime and standby payments)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Halton Borough Council, Cheshire

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Motor Vehicle Engineer (LGV)

We have a great opportunity to work for Halton Council in the Motor Vehicle Team as an Engineer. 

The position gives the opportunity for non contractual overtime and standby payments that could achieve a significant addition to the annual salary. For further details or an informal chat please contact : Chris Cullen, Lead Officer on 07733306977

We are looking for a fully skilled Engineer that will provide additional skills and added quality to our present team of skilled workers.

  • Full training will be provided to achieve Nominated Tester status.
  • Enthusiastic attitude is required to continue their engineering development..
  • The main duties will include:
  • Compliance with the Authorities Operator Licence by providing quality maintenance and repair of the Councils fleet of Heavy Goods Vehicles.
  • The repair and maintenance of all other Vehicle and Plant operated by the Authority.
  • Hackney Carriage and Private vehicle Taxi Testing.
  • Class IV, V and VII MOT testing.
  • Repair and Maintenance of private cars and light commercial vehicles

The successful applicant will be based at:Halton Borough Council Depot ,Lower House Lane,Widnes, 

First class mechanical engineering skills with a proven history of the repair and maintenance of Heavy Goods Vehicles; Light Commercial Vehicles and Cars.

  • Good standard of education and a commitment to continual development.
  • A flair for mechanics and engineering.
  • A willingness to pass skills on and learn new skills.
  • A polite and pleasant manner.
  • Self-motivated
  • Good communication skills.   

“You will enjoy working here in Halton, we look forward to hearing from you”    

Some of the benefits of working here at Halton are:

  • Competitive salary
  • Access to the local government pension scheme
  • Generous leave entitlement of up to 33 days per year plus 8 bank holidays
  • Great work environment


For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Chris Cullen on 0151 511 7937.


Interviews are expected to be held In December 2022