DFDS DFDS LAND-BASED

Trailer Fitter

The Role

A vacancy has arisen for a Trailer Fitter for DFDS Seaways based at Felixstowe. Reporting into the Shift Leader of the Workshop you will ensure all maintenance and repairs are carried out in a professional manner for our fleet and Third Party Customers. Training will be provided as required

General Responsibilities:

  • Service and repair trailers as required.
  • Maintain Workshop Equipment
  • Cross docking cargo using forklift trucks
  • Restow of trailer loads as required
  • Assist in the upkeep of the Trailer Workshop Stores
  • Create job cards for charging out via electronic tablet
  • Keep the working environment clean and free form obstruction
  • Work within DFDS Safe Working Practices and Procedures
  • Carry out any other role or task that is commensurate with the spirit and purpose of this job description.

Who we want

You will be required to hold a full UK driving licence and it would be beneficial if you have worked in a similar role previously and have good team working skills. Ideally you will have mechanical knowledge and experience with Plant & Equipment.

The hours are on a shift basis 0800 -1600, 1600 – 2400 & 2400 – 0800 Monday AM through to Saturday AM. Flexibility to work overtime (Sat AM & PM / Sun PM) will be needed on a rotational basis.

What we do for you

We offer you an interesting workplace and a key role in an established business. Training and development will be provided on the job.

Interested?

If you have a working knowledge of the above role and have worked in a fast-paced environment, please send your application in English to recruitment@dfds.com  no later than the 26th August 2019 and preferably earlier as we will review CV’s on an ongoing basis.

Region:

England

Location:

Felixstowe

Contacts:

Christine Deighton