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Title:  HGV Skilled Mechanic

City:  Amesbury
Department:  Logistics & Supply Chain & Transport

Amesbury, GB, SP4 7SZ


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe.

In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers.

The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.


We’re recruiting … HGV Skilled Mechanic


We are recruiting at our Amesbury Depot for an HGV Skilled Mechanic.

The successful candidate will support expansion of workshops and manage fleet repairs inhouse for the Culina Group.


Role & Responsibilities

  • To Inspect and maintain our HGV Fleet to comply with Legal & Company standards.
  • Prepare vehicles for MOT Testing and transport to Test Centre.
  • To record vehicle defects and keep accurate records of work carried out on each vehicle.
  • Repair Minor Accident Damage.
  • Carry out Fault Diagnosis.
  • Actively seek solutions to problems.
  • Provides excellent customer service at all times.
  • Working with the following Equipment (vehicles, trailers, and ancillary equipment):
  • Vehicles
  • Volvo FE220 26ton 6 x 2 rigid, refrigerated 
    Scania P280  26ton 6 x 2 rigid, refrigerated
  • Mercedes 1843 4x2 tractor unit
    Mercedes 2548 6x2 tractor unit
    Volvo FM11 tractor unit
    Daf CF 85 tractor unit
  • Trailer
    10.6m refrigerated box trailer
    13.6m refrigerated box trailer
    13.6m refrigerated curtain side trailer
  • Tail Lifts
    Palfinger - Column lift
    Dholandia  - Column lift


Shift Patterns

  • 5 day rota, over 7 days per week


Key skills & experience

  • Relevant experience in a similar role is desirable
  • Works well both independently and in a team
  • Manages deadlines well and understands how to prioritise a workload
  • A positive thinking and self-motivated individual
  • An effective team member who works well on their own initiative
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates an excellent attitude to work
  • No more than 6 minor points on driving licence (No CDs, DDs, DRs or INs)



  • Commercial experience on HGV’s is essential
  • City & Guilds part 1 & 2 &3/ BTEC / IMI in motor vehicle management or equivalent practical experience in the commercial vehicle industry



  • A competitive salary, weekly paid
  • Overtime paid at x1.5 basic rate
  • Saturday paid at x1.5 basic rate, Sunday paid at x2 basic rate
  • Additional 23% uplift of base rate for unsociable hours worked between 6PM – 4AM
  • X2 Life Assurance
  • Access an exclusive rewards platform
  • Company Pension
  • Access to the Müller Rewards discount scheme offering over 800 discounts online and in-store and the potential to make savings across grocery and clothes shopping, holidays, insurance, gifts and more
  • Have pride in what you achieve as a member of a team
  • Be provided with a free corporate uniform
  • Free onsite secured colleague car parking

Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ

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