Title:  HGV Technician

City:  Manchester
Department:  Logistics & Supply Chain & Transport

Manchester, GB, M17 1TU



Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 31,000 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 1,300 farmers in Britain.Müller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. Müller UK & Ireland includes:


Müller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.


Müller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more Müller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like Müller Corner, Müllerlight, Müller Bliss, Müller Rice, FRijj and Müller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.


We’re recruiting … HGV Technician


We are currently looking to recruit for HGV Technicians to join our Transport Department at our Manchester Depot within our Müller Milk & Ingredients Distribution business.


The purpose of this role is to Repair and Maintain Our HGV Fleet to comply with legal & Company standards while having the ability to work under pressure, actively seek solutions to problems.

The candidate will work as part of a close team on site at our Manchester Depot.


Contract: Full Time / Permanent (47.5 hour per week)


Salary: OTE from £50K 

Additional hours are paid at overtime rate and Saturdays are paid at 1.125 hourly rate & Sunday/Bank Holidays paid at 1.5 Basic Hourly Rate.


Shift Pattern: 5/7 Shifts a week (47.5 hours per week) – (Nights)


Location: Manchester 


Responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

· 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.


· HGV Licence C+E preferable but not essential

· Commercial experience on HGV’s is essential.

· Qualifications required City & Guilds part 2 & 3 / BTEC / IMI in motor vehicle management or equivalent practical experience in the commercial vehicle industry.

Compensation & Benefits:

We value our people and are proud to offer a wide range of benefits:

· Weekly Paid

· 33 Days Holiday

· Salary sacrifice pension scheme with Muller matching up to 4%

· Life Assurance at 2 x your annual salary

· Enhanced overtime rates

· Access 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.


Contact Details:

F.A.O. UK Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Shrewsbury Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SQ