Coach Builder/Mechanic (Public Sector)

Job Description

Coach Builder/Mechanic (Public Sector)

Are you looking for a Public Sector Coach Builder/Mechanic role? Interested in working for one of N.I. largest Public Sector organisations?

VANRATH are recruiting a Coach Builder/Mechanic to maintain and repair all body and structural aspects of a vehicle, carry out vehicle inspections and associated administrative duties. This role will initially be a 6 month contract with great likelihood of being extended

c£30,000, alongside holiday entitlement and pension (from day one).

Our client is one of the largest Public Sector organisations in NI.

The Ideal Person

  • Minimum of 2 years' post apprenticeship experience in a similar role.
  • Recognised Vehicle Apprenticeship with minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a relevant trade or discipline.
  • Diagnostic ability where applicable.
  • Flexible attitude to work and working hours with ability to work additional hours when required or at short notice


  • Experience in a similar role working on commercial vehicles.
  • Relevant engineering experience on buses and/or coaches.
  • Possess large vehicle licence, preferably a PCV licence.


  • Inspect, service, maintain and prepare Client's fleet to PCV standards
  • Test operation, diagnose faults and rectify defects on vehicle systems as appropriate
  • Remove and replace vehicle components as appropriate
  • Perform accident repair
  • Respond to vehicle breakdowns as appropriate
  • Complete administrative duties associated with the post
  • Other appropriate duties

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Chris Haddock in the strictest confidence.