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Vehicle Examiner - Across various depots

McGill's is Scotland's largest independent bus company, with depots across Greenock, Inchinnan, Johnstone, Coatbridge and Barrhead, and, we're looking to recruit a Vehicle Examiner based at any one of our 5 depots.

With a fleet of over 400 vehicles, the engineering department is a 7 day a week operation. We have invested over £10m in new buses, equipment and technology in recent years - meaning you get to work with state of the art equipment as well as a diverse range of vehicles.

The Team

Each depot has a full maintenance facility and we have two paint and body shops within the business. Our standards are uncompromising - our on-street vehicle presentation is amongst the best in the UK. This role is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-moving quality driven environment, with great pay and career prospects.

The Role

You will carry out a wide range of repairs on any company vehicle, and make sure they comply with McGill's health and safety and standards policies, as well as legislative standards and Traffic Commissioner guidelines.

Main responsibilities:
  • Carry out vehicle inspections
  • Good knowledge of DVSA standards
  • Carry out pre-MOT inspections
  • Complete inspection and audit reports using the internal documents as per the McGill's defect reporting and inspection process
  • Audit and report defects found on vehicles that have undergone repair
  • Check vehicle history files and report anomalies or repeat defects
  • Maintain inspection records and report any issues
  • Support the engineering team in meeting the required standards on vehicle safety and presentation
  • Find and diagnose the fault on required vehicles
  • Keep up to date with legislative changes or legal requirements
  • Participate in training to develop personal skills and knowledge
Driving license is essential, PCV license is advantageous.

Benefits include company pension and an excellent salary on offer. The role is Monday to Friday day shift, with the opportunity for overtime.

If you are looking to take the next step in your career, and would like to apply for the above vacancy, please send your CV and cover letter to noreen.caulfield@mcgillsbuses.co.uk.


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