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Vehicle Technician

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Salary: £21.24 - 24.78 per hour

Location: Honiley, Warwickshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 04 Oct 2017

Reference: 2728

A world leading, automotive manufacturer is looking for a number of talented and experienced Vehicle Technician / Mechanics to work on prestige and high valued motor vehicles. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest departments and be part of a fast growing global company that offers candidates fantastic development opportunities and an exciting product set to work on.  Every day is different and the range of vehicles that you work on will give you the opportunity to use your skills and talents to ensure that the work is delivered to the highest of standards.

This role is offered with immediate start opportunities and on an ongoing-contract basis with long term, opportunities for the right candidates.

You will be working alongside a group of skilled technicians assisting with the preparation of prestige vehicles including one off vehicles for new model launches at international motor shows and large fleets of dynamic launch vehicles for media events

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Carrying out whole vehicle mechanical maintenance and rectification
  • Carrying out electrical fault diagnostics and rectification
  • Repair or replacement of major and minor units
  • Carrying out vehicle fault diagnostics
  • Using Hunter geometry and wheel balancing equipment (training provided where required)
  • Repairing and replacement of interior trim and exterior body panels
  • Pre Delivery Inspections(PDI)

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • At least City and Guilds or NVQ Level 1 & 2 in motor vehicle repair (light or heavy) and preferably Level 3
  • Knowledge and practical understanding of H&S, C.O.S.H and environmental procedures
  • Flexible attitude towards working hours as shifts and overtime will be required
  • Flexible attitude towards location as travel between sites may be required
  • Over the age of 25 for insurance purposes
  • FULL UK DRIVING LICENCE REQUIRED (6 points maximum)

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week

Shift pattern one

Monday to Thursday 5.55am-2.05pm, Friday 6am-11.20am

Shift Pattern two

Monday to Thursday 1.50pm-10pm, Friday 11.05am-4.25pm

Please Note: The pay rates stated above are made up of three elements, Hourly pay rate, Holiday pay and Apex Recruitment's contribution towards your payroll administration fee