Vehicle Technician - Edinburgh Workshop

Royal Mail Group

  • Contact: Human Resources
  • Reference: 502433401

We are now recruiting Vehicle Technicians at Edinburgh Workshop on a permanent contract, with the potential to earn over £29,000 p.a. Do you want to join the largest fleet operator in the UK? Do you want to take the next step and develop your career?

With a Fleet of over 49,000 vehicles, meeting the challenge of maintaining our vehicles and those of our customers is a real team effort. With the opportunity to work on all makes and models of vehicle for the general public and other businesses, there couldn’t be a better time to join Royal Mail as a Vehicle Technician. We are looking for professional vehicle technicians to perform a full range of inspections, diagnosis, maintenance and repair procedures on all types of vehicle, trailers and mechanical equipment operated by Royal Mail Group and its customers. As a team player who takes real pride in their work, you’ll be prepared to go the extra mile to ensure the job is done effectively. Successful candidates must be fully qualified to at least advanced level (IMI Level 3 in Light or Heavy vehicle maintenance & repair or an equivalent qualification) and have proven (via CV) experience of working on a wide range of vehicles for example LGV. We also require you to have a full driving licence (LGV preferred with trailer experience). With career progression and development opportunities, you’ll be able to make your mark at Royal Mail. 



With a starting salary of c£26,802 per annum plus a fleet allowance of £616.84 per annum, a shift allowance of £73.70 per week when working the 14:00 - 22:00 shift,  and a shift allowance of £110.55 per week when working the 22:00 - 06:00, a Royal Mail Technician can expect to earn up to £30,000 excluding overtime.



• Four weeks annual holiday (plus bank holidays) on entry, with the option to purchase more. • A 36.5 hour working week • A competitive company pension scheme • All tools and equipment supplied • A great opportunity to develop your career working for the largest fleet operator in the UK


The Role

Full time - 36.5 hours per week. 24 Hour shift pattern. 6:00 - 14:00, 11:00 - 19:00, 14:00 - 22:00 and 22:00 - 06:00  If you want to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, please click ‘Apply now’.  


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