eStar Truck and Van

Mercedes-Benz Technician - Truck - £2k Onboarding Bonus!

Job description

At eStar, it's our mission to keep people and businesses moving, with state-of-the-art facilities and an award-winning team, and we have an exciting opportunity for a HGV Technician to join our team at eStar.

The key purpose of this role is to:

  • Act as an expert for all service work and defined assembly and work of the utmost quality and efficiency, and accordingly promotes the brand image with respect to reliability and economy.
  • Defined retrofitting of accessories and preservation work.
  • Support the Systems Technicians in more extensive repair jobs on the overall system.


You will be required to work 40 basic hours per week on an alternate week shift pattern. Week 1; Monday to Friday from 6am – 2.30pm with a daily unpaid lunch break of 30 minutes Week 2 ; Monday to Friday 9.30am to 6pm. You will also be required to work Saturdays on a rota basis

At eStar we offer following Colleague Benefits;

· Pensions Scheme

· Sick Pay

· Recommend a friend bonus

· Free fruit

· Free tea and coffee

· Cycle to Work Scheme

· Free Parking

· Bonus Scheme & Pay Reviews

· Cinema Ticket Scheme

· New Baby Hamper

· Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Leave

· Compassionate Leave

· Free Eye Tests

· Employee of the Month Recognition

· Charity Volunteer Days

· Long Service Awards


  • Performance of all services according to the manufacturer's instructions and according to the schedule/Service processor
  • All visual inspections, adjustment operations, adjustments, operating fluid changes and additions, replacement of worn equipment (e.g. brake linings)
  • Knowledge of deviations and extraordinary wear occurrences and initiation of order expansions/feedback to customers
  • Resetting of the maintenance system
  • Cleaning and care of the customer vehicle
  • Repair Work
  • Self-reliant performance of simple repairs of worn parts (e.g. replacement of mufflers, outside mirrors, tyres and balancing, etc.)
  • Performance of defined, but also more extensive, assembly work and repair operations in cooperation with and/or under the supervision of systems technicians (e.g. major assembly replacement, suspension strut placement, etc.)
  • Retrofitting and start-up of accessories and detachable body components

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

  • Prior experience in a similar role, in a similar industry is desired
  • Full City & Guilds qualifications required - certified technician in an automotive service field.
  • UK Driving Licence
  • HGV Licence (desired)

Job Type: Full-time

Expected hours: No less than 40 per week


  • Additional leave
  • Bereavement leave
  • Company events
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Enhanced paternity leave
  • Free parking
  • Life insurance
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: In person