Motor Transport Technician

Competitive Salary

Leeds Bradford Airport connects the Leeds City Region with the world; flying to 75 direct destinations across 25 countries, alongside offering three hub services to hundreds more. 4 million passengers fly through Leeds Bradford Airport each year and we take great pride in our excellent on-time performance. We strive to deliver exceptional levels of service for our business and leisure customers.

We are committed to employing high quality people who are ambitious to succeed and support our exciting plans for the future, whilst delivering an outstanding service for our customers.

The Motor Transport Department is looking for a highly motivated technician to join the team. The successful candidate will be required to work shifts (Monday to Friday) and provide out of hours call out cover, on a rotational basis.

The ideal candidate must have the following criteria/experience:-

  • Hold as a minimum HGV Class 2 driving licence (Class 1 preferable)
  • Servicing and repair of HGV/PSV
  • Working with plant and agricultural vehicles
  • Working with hydraulics

Experience in the following would be beneficial but not essential:

  • Diagnostic procedures
  • Auto electrics
  • Fabrication and welding
  • Vehicle recovery
  • Vehicle body repairs

The successful candidate will be able to appreciate the needs of airport stakeholders, have a confident and approachable manner, with a “can do” attitude.

Applicant Criteria:-

  • Full five year checkable work history. Full details and dates of all periods of employment/unemployment/education must be given on the application form for the past 5 years.
  • Must have a valid Passport/Drivers Licence.

Applicants are requested to forward a covering letter with an up to date CV to: or alternatively to Recruitment, Human Resources, Leeds Bradford Airport, Whitehouse Lane, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19 7TU. Closing date: Friday 14 December 2018.