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Vehicle Technician

Salary: £45,000

Location: Wellingborough

Job type: Permanent

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Are you a highly experienced Vehicle Technician, tired of working weekends and looking for a better work / life balance? You’re a great all-rounder who enjoys working on a diverse range of cars, both modern and classic. As our Senior Vehicle Technician, you’ll work Monday – Friday in our modern, well equipped, independent garage based in Northampton. BASIC SALARY: Up to £45,000 BENEFITS: · 22 days annual leave (rising to 25 with service) plus bank holidays · 08:00 – 17:30 Monday – Friday, no Saturday’s! · Generous bonus scheme · Overtime paid at time and a half · Ongoing technical training LOCATION: Northampton COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Wellingborough, Kettering, Milton Keynes, Daventry, Towcester, Silverstone, Rugby, Market Harborough, Thrapston, Rushden, Raunds, Brackley or Banbury. Why should you apply? · No weekend work, get your work / life balance back! · You can expect an investment in your own personal development as we work towards offering level 4 EV training to all our Technicians · You’ll be treated like an adult in a friendly and supportive environment. We want our people to stay · Opportunity to work on a huge variety of vehicles JOB DESCRIPTION: Senior Vehicle Technician, Vehicle Technician, Car Mechanic - Automotive As our Vehicle Technician, you’ll be joining our team of Technicians in our fully equipped independent garage. You’ll be servicing and repairing an extremely broad range of vehicles, from modern, top of the range cars (including EV), right through to classic cars. As an independent garage, we carry out a wide range of work such as: servicing, MOT’s, diagnostics, wheel alignments, air-con, braking systems and mechanical repairs such as engines, clutches and gearboxes. We provide the specialist tools you’ll need to carry out the day to day works in the garage. As our Senior Vehicle Technician, you’ll have experience of working on various services and repairs across a broad range of cars. As a minimum you’ll: · Understand diagnostic systems and procedures. We use a variety of systems and diagnostic equipment, but don’t worry you’ll be fully trained on any systems you don’t know · Be able to complete all routine maintenance, whether it be servicing, brakes, auto electrical, fuel systems, suspension and anything else · Be competent and motivated to carry out repair work, regardless of how big or small the project is PERSON SPECIFICATION: Senior Vehicle Technician, Vehicle Technician, Car Mechanic - Automotive As our Senior Vehicle Technician, it’s likely you’ll have an NVQ level 3 (or equivalent) and you’ll be highly experienced. You’re going to have a broad knowledge of various vehicles, but a skew to Jaguar / Land Rover / Group or VW / Audi / German specialist would be of particular interest. You’ll also be: · Enthusiastic and keen to develop your own skills · Passionate about automotives, you might restore or modify vehicles in your own time · Willing to share your knowledge and experience to mentor other technicians · Licensed to carry out MOT’s, however this isn’t essential THE COMPANY: As a family run business, we’ve been around for over 60 years, and we plan to be around for many more! Our skilled Technicians utilise the latest trade equipment to deliver a high standard of workmanship. Our onsite Technician training school has been instrumental in developing our technicians and reception teams. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Senior Vehicle Technician, Vehicle Technician, Service Technician, Technician, Mechanic, Auto Technician, Auto Mechanic, Mechanical Fitter - Jaguar, Land Rover, Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Skoda, Automotive INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application. Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct. REF: JC17326, Wallace Hind Selection

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