HGV Trailer Fitter/Semi-Skilled Mechanic

Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Cumbernauld Commercial Care
  • Cumbernauld
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We are looking for a Semi-skilled HGV Technician/Trailer Fitter to maintain and repair fleet and customer vehicles.


Arnold Clark Commercial Care, Cumbernauld


Full time, Monday – Friday 8am – 5.30pm

About the role

All HGVs that come through Arnold Clark – whether they belong to the company or to customers – must undergo thorough maintenance, repairs and tests in accordance with DVSA requirements.

We are currently recruiting for a semi-skilled technician for our workshop in Cumbernauld, near Glasgow. You will carry out a variety of repairs and checks to exacting standards, and demonstrate an ability to complete paperwork accurately and work well as part of a team.

Day-to-day duties

  • Re-lining brakes.
  • Fitting and removing accessories and livery.
  • Filling out associated paperwork to ensure that all statistics and legal information are in order.
  • Updating workshop computer system as necessary.
  • Adhering to all relevant legislation, standards of work and health and safety procedures.
  • Maintaining work areas in a safe and clean condition.
  • Carrying out any other general duties as instructed by supervisory staff.

Essential skills

  • Previous workshop experience and an HGV Level 3 automotive qualification.
  • You must hold a full, clean Category C and E driving licence.
  • Ability to carry out maintenance to DVSA standards.
  • High standards of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of automotive maintenance and repair.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Good communication skills.

In return you’ll receive one of the best employee benefits packages in the industry, including private healthcare, life assurance and preferential rates on new and used cars.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.


Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Employment with Arnold Clark is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview. Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.