Location idverde UK, Solihull
Hours per week 40
Job Reference RAF0007740
Salary Competitive
Job Type Permanent

Mechanic (Solihull)

Mechanic (Solihull)

Reference number: RAF0007740

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an experienced Mechanic to join our team based in Solihull. Working in this role you will mainly be responsible for providing an effective maintenance and repair service of vehicles and machinery to your contract. The total working hours for this role is 40 per week on a permanent contract.

Who are we?

idverde is Europe’s leading provider of grounds maintenance services and landscape creation projects, with an annual turnover of €700m and over 7,000 colleagues operating throughout the UK, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, and Switzerland. We offer a holistic range of services to support the creation, maintenance, and management of landscapes throughout the UK, working with both public and private sector clients to deliver bespoke solutions for each project’s unique challenges.

As the UK’s top grounds maintenance and landscaping provider, idverde UK offers a broad range of services. From professional open space management to landscape design and build, grounds maintenance, tree surgery, civil engineering, outdoor facilities management, biodiversity management, waterways management and much more.

Are you who we are looking for?

  • Undertake all routine and specialised service maintenance, focusing on best practice.
  • Maintain tools responsibly, including cleaning, oiling, and sharpening as directed. Damaged or lost items to be reported to your supervisor.
  • Basic IT knowledge for creating job cards and utilising systems.
  • Mechanical knowledge of grounds equipment with a suitable qualification.
  • Capable of working safely using a range of equipment and hand tools.
  • Booking of commercial vehicles into fleet for repairs.
  • Be responsible for raising orders for parts from suppliers, managing stock control and distributing purchase order numbers.
  • Significant experience of welding to a high-quality standard, ensuring efficient and effective repairs are carried out in line with timescales whilst maintain a focus on safety
  • Must be physically fit and able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Knowledge and skills to repair, maintain and service the following machines/equipment: ride on mowers, chippers, strimmer’s, blowers, two stroke equipment, tyre repairs, stump grinders etc.
  • Take responsibility in the security of vehicles, machinery, and materials.
  • The successful candidate will possess a full UK driving license as small van comes with role.

 

What is in it for you?

  • Up to £30,000 per year depending on your skills and experience
  • 25 Days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Auto enrolment Pension scheme (5% employee/5% employer)
  • Refer a friend – £500 for every successful candidate employed
  • Access to our Health and wellbeing support programme (EAP)
  • Annual and monthly colleague recognition schemes with rewards to be won!
  • A range of flexible benefits, including retail discounts, volunteering policies and financial wellbeing support
  • Plus, much more

Interested? Please apply with an up-to-date CV making sure to quote the below job reference number.

Job Reference Number: RAF0007740

Benefits

  • A competitive salary of up to £30,000 match your experience
  • 25 Days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Refer a friend - £500 for every successful candidate employed
  • Access to our Health and wellbeing support programme (EAP)
  • Support to continually develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours, and drive your career forward
  • A range of flexible benefits, including retail discounts, volunteering policies and financial wellbeing support
  • Contributory pension scheme of 5% (employer matched)
  • Plus much more