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Fleet Engineer

Arriva Southern Counties
Fleet Engineer

Location: Kent and Surrey

Arriva Southern Counties, which forms part of Arriva’s UK Bus division, locally operates some 750 buses and employs over 2000 staff in an area stretching from Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Medway to the Surrey / Hampshire border.

Here at Arriva we expect all our staff to deliver outstanding customer service, putting people first, acting with trust and respect and working collaboratively to deliver successful results. 

A vacancy has arisen for an experienced Fleet Engineer to join our teams in Kent and Surrey with responsibility for six depots in this region operating 359 PCVs, fleet maintenance and team management of both Engineering Managers, fitters, technicians and cleaner/fueller/shunters within those depots.

You will manage the engineering budget across all depots, ensuring you gain maximum efficiencies within the regional operation. Experience within buses is preferred and the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a proven track record of managing a similar operation. An understanding of the legislation surrounding commercial fleet maintenance (including Health and Safety) with the ability to identify areas for improvement and drive change within the team leading from the front.

Reporting to the Engineering Director, the role is also responsible to the Area Managing Director, so the ideal candidate must be able to communicate effectively at all levels, influence and advise on issues analysing data and spend effectively.

In return we offer:

Interested candidates should apply at or contact Jane High (

Closing Date 1st Feb 2019


This Job At a Glance:

Company Name Arriva Southern Counties
Job Location Kent and Surrey
Job Location Postcode  -
Salary Band Maximum  -
Application Contact Jane High
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Closing Date Friday 1st Feb 2019

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