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Workshop /mobile Technician

Salary: £35,000

Location: Tiverton

Job type: Permanent

Category: Mobile specialists

Who we are: The Company: Western Truck Rental, part of VMS Fleet Management Ltd is a forward-thinking Contract Hire, Fleet Management Company with Mercedes-Benz truck and van aftersales accreditation. VMS provide a wide range of services to blue chip fleet operators and Insurance Companies that includes Accident Management, Contract Hire, Repair and Maintenance Services, Vehicle Hire, Refrigeration, Salvage and Fleet Disposal. An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Workshop / Mobile Technician. This position will be based in our Tiverton workshop and cover mobile duties across the South West region. The Role: • Responsibility for routine servicing and repairs; brakes; gearbox and clutch repairs / replacements; electronic and mechanical fault finding; electrics and all other duties associated with this role • Preparing and maintaining vehicles to DVSA standards • Completing all work assigned daily, ensuring adherence to company and manufacturer standards and agreed time constraints • Completing all necessary diagnostic analyses on vehicles as laid down by company and vehicle specifications • Ensuring that work is always to the highest standard, seeking to achieve consistently high customer satisfaction and repeat business • Carry out and complete administrative tasks including all worksheets, recording hours, parts used, job and defect sheets. • Presenting a positive company image through professionalism and quality of service • Maintain good working relationship with clients • Updating the workshop coordinator with progress on jobs and any additional rectification work required • Managing and prioritising jobs and workloads, scheduling, completing paperwork and communicating with managers and senior-level staff members as appropriate. • Working to company Health & Safety policy standards. Skill and Experience: • Have at least 5 years’ experience of working with commercial vehicles, ideally Mercedes Benz, VWs, Renault and Fords. • Experience of inspection, repair, and service of HGV vehicles and light commercial vehicles • Class 2 Driving Licence (Clean) • Qualified to City and Guilds 1 + 2 or NVQ level 3 Motor Vehicle Technician Qualification • Membership of any vehicle professional organisation would be an advantage. The ideal candidate will: • Be a team player • Enthusiastic and self-motivated • Work to high levels of workmanship, efficiency and productivity • Be prepared to work weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis • Be prepared to attend training courses at Milton Keynes and carry out CBT as and when required. Salary: £35,000 plus depending on experience

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