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Vehicle Mechanic

Salary: £19

Location: CW1

Job type: Contract

Category: CW1

Vehicle Technician / Mechanic Crewe, England, United Kingdom DESCRIPTION VEHICLE TECHNICIAN / MECHANIC We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Vehicle Technician / Mechanic, for an exciting new opportunity in the Crewe area. Job Spec As a Vehicle Technician / Mechanic, you’ll be an all-rounder who can perform a full range of tasks on vehicle re-works. Based in a large automotive manufacturing environment the ideal candidate must be able to adapt to various job tasks, e.g. general bodywork removal and refit, removal and refitting of interior trims, light & heavy mechanical work and general modifications to original vehicle build, exterior trim work and minor mechanical / electrical work. Main Duties * Various tasks on Vehicle Re-works: Fit and strip both mechanical and body parts from vehicles including body panel, interiors, gear boxes etc. as well as remove engines, and suspensions * Accessing and removing damaged components and replacing with new components * Replace faulty alternators, generators, starter motors, and related items such as voltage regulators and batteries, and repair or replace faulty ignition systems, electrical wiring, fuses, lamps and switches * Logging all repairs either manually or on a digital data system, detailing the work done * Carry out work within a realistic time, be this time either manufacturers, locally negotiated or a combination of both or by agreed schedules of work * To record all times and attendance hours to facilitate payment * Familiar with adjusting ignition timing and measures and adjusting distributor breaker‐point gaps Qualifications and Experience • Level 3 City and Guilds / IMIA / BTEC / NVQ / Edexel in Motor Vehicle Maintenance or similar • ABC Awards • Time served apprentice essential • Experience working on components of modern light motor vehicles • A full category “B” driving licence is essential • Experience in an automotive environment is essential • Flexibility to work shift patterns, overtime, weekends to achieve production • Must have own range of Mechanical tools Applications are welcomed from individuals with previous experience of Electrical vehicle systems repair work, ideally within the automotive rectification industries and who have previous experience of Electrical / Electronic fault finding or module replacement / repair In return, the successful candidate will be rewarded with an hourly pay rate of £14.00 to £18.62 per hour. This is a contractor roll based on a six-month zero hour rolling contract. We are specialist service providers to the vehicle manufacturing industry and their supply chains, and this is an excellent opportunity to join our team. Based in the Crewe area, this role is commutable from, Winsford, Nantwich, Northwich, Chester, Wrexham, Whitchurch, Congleton, Knutsford, Macclesfield and Stoke on Trent, amongst many other areas of Cheshire and Staffordshire regions A DBS Check will be requested in the event of the individual being offered the position


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