NOLAN : Trailer Fitter – Bridgend, UK


Trailer Fitter – Bridgend, UK

At John Raymond Transport we are looking for a fully qualified Trailer Fitter to join our team in Bridgend. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Diagnose and repair trailers, dealing with mechanical breakdowns and damage to restore vehicles to required performance in order to minimise/or avoid unnecessary delays.
  • Provide technical knowledge/advice/skill to other team members ensuring the best decisions are made.
  • Carry out weekly inspections of vehicles.
  • Carry out preventative planned maintenance/repairs.
  • Carry out all other relevant duties as directed by the Company.

Required Qualifications/Job Training

  • Apprentice trained and qualified to City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in heavy vehicle mechanics, maintenance and repair or equivalent advantageous but not essential.
  • A clean driving licence is essential.
  • HGV category C+E entitlement (advantageous but not essential)
  • Training in IOSH working safely (advantageous but not essential)

Essential Skills

  • Knowledge of current legislation.
  • Ability to diagnose/repair mechanical breakdowns.
  • Maintenance of HGV Trailers and good understanding of MOT standards and DVSA roadworthiness standards.
  • Understanding of ABS and EBS systems.
  • Working in a team environment with minimal supervision and a can-do attitude.

Why John Raymond Transport?

We are a company who put a strong emphasis on teamwork creating a work environment that offers flexibility as well as space for career and personal development. We offer a range of benefits which include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary
  • On and off the Job training
  • A defined career path with progression opportunities available.
  • Company pension
  • Referral programme
  • Training programmes
  • Tool Allowance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Competitive rate of pay on offer for the successful candidate.

Please send your CV by filling in the form below.

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