Scotland & Bates Ltd – Senior PSV Technician

Scotland & Bates Senior PSV Technician

Scotland & Bates Ltd is recruiting for a Senior PSV Technician

Scotland & Bates Ltd is an industry leading, Coach Marque accredited, coach operator based in Appledore, Kent. Established in 1945 it has grown to a fleet of 21 immaculate coaches and midi-coaches. They pride themselves in the quality and presentation of their fleet and they are looking for someone who shares the same vision in their work.


47.5 hours per week. 07:00 – 17:30 Monday – Friday

Employment Benefits:

Competitive Salary: From £40,000.00
30 days holiday including bank holidays
Annual training allowance £1,000.00

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Preventative Maintenance Inspections.
  • MOT preparation and presentations.
  • Carry out servicing, maintenance, diagnose faults, repair defects.
  • Attend vehicle breakdowns.
  • Complete all relevant paperwork.

Qualifications and Essential Skills include:

  • Qualification in heavy vehicle maintenance and repair (City & Guilds / NVQ) Level 3 or equivalent.
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience and able to undertake all aspects of heavy vehicle maintenance to a high standard.
  • Enjoy problem solving and produce a high quality of workmanship.
  • Current and valid car license.
  • General level of computer literacy.

Desirable Skills include:

  • Category D PSV License (successful candidates will be trained to attain a PSV license).
  • Experience working with digital fleet management software.
  • Experience using TEXA diagnostic software.
  • Willingness to continue our in-house PSVAR conversions.

If you want to be considered for this opportunity please send your CV to Clive Bates, Transport Manager at  or fill out the form below by 30th April 2021. To discuss this opportunity informally first please contact Clive by email.

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