Posted: 28 days ago
Expires in: 29 days

Met Technician

Salary: £40,000

Location: CV3

Job type: Permanent

Category: MET

Our client has an exciting new opportunity for a Multiskilled Motor Vehicle Technician to join their Coventry site. The role involves removing and refitting parts to ensure body repairs are to a very high standard and to contribute to the overall production process. Working in partnership with repair consultants, production team and the site Production Lead. Salary Basic: £33,000.00 - £40,000.00 Plus 10% annual bonus Purpose: To dismantle and rebuild vehicles as instructed by Estimate/Job card, or special instructions from the Production Lead & Repair Consultant To report unseen damage absent from the Estimate as soon as it is identified To assess tool and equipment requirements, and to report damaged or faulty equipment immediately To make written and verbal reports on service and repair activity to the workshop controller in order to obtain authorisation To complete all administrative procedures (including warranty) relating to service and repair work To be part of a team working culture which focuses on our customers and what matters to them To identify opportunities to improve our processes and the service we provide to our customers To have a flexible approach which enables repairs to flow through the workshop To maintain a clean, tidy and safe working environment To attend meetings and training programmes as and when required To assist with development and training of other technicians To carry out other duties as required. QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE Working knowledge and experience of vehicle mechanical and suspension repairs LCV experience desirable Ideally, you are ATA (MET or Panel) certified but naturally, you will work to a very high standard. Working knowledge of H&S responsibilities Repair and replace body components to damaged vehicles to pre-accident condition and to manufacturer's standards Filler Work Welding Qualification desireable Manufacturer experience desirable Steering Geometry alignment and adjustment Glazing, minor panel repairs. Air Conditioning system evacuation and recharge Working with Fibreglass Please ensure your CV is up to date, and has all relevant contact details including address. Who are you applying to? The Solution Automotive Recruitment have been placing candidates into the UK Motor Trade since 1999. We have a fantastic relationship with all our clients and candidates across the country, many very long standing relationships. If you are skilled and experienced Automotive candidate, we want to hear from you and rest assured, you'll be dealing with a person, not just a consultant! Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we get, we can only respond to the candidates who match the criteria set for this vacancy. We will retain your CV on our database and make contact as and when suitable vacancies arise. We will NEVER send your CV anywhere without your permission. Key positons; Sales Executive, Sales Manager, Business Manager, Service Advisor, Parts Advisor, Technician, Mechanic, Master Technician, Workshop Controller, Service Manager, After Sales Manager, Dealer Principal, General Manager