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Master Technician

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Salary: £28k - 33k per year + Bonus Scheme

Location: York, North Yorkshire

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 07 Apr 2019

Reference: 4315 - KA

Master Technician required to join a leading commercial vehicle group based in York, paying a salary in the region of £30,000 PLUS a rewarding Bonus Scheme.

A family owned and run motor group are seeking to recruit a confident and experienced Master Technician with a flair for leadership and people management to join their team based in York

With a dynamic and forward-thinking work ethic, you’ll be part of one of the UKs largest Motor Retailers who have built up a reputation over 4 generations of family business. You’ll be an expert in mechanical maintenance and repairs with the ability to lead a team of technicians to develop and grow them into top-class tradesmen within the mechanical world. You’ll be welcomed into an established team and support them on regular servicing, maintenance, mechanical repairs and warranty work alike to achieve company goals and contribute to team targets.

Our client is looking for a time served, qualified Vehicle Technician ideally to Level 3 NVQ (or equivalent) standards alongside experience within a Senior Technician, Master Technician or Workshop Control discipline and a forward-thinking attitude and approach to leading a team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities;

  • Liaison with the Service Manager and wider workshop team regarding jobs
  • Mechanical repairs and maintenance of commercial vehicles
  • Servicing of commercial vehicles
  • Fault finding and diagnosis on vehicles using in-house diagnostic system equipment (ODIS)
  • Complete diagnostic repairs on a range of vehicle models
  • Complete warranty work to manufacturer specifications
  • Work closely with the wider workshop team to lead by example
  • Assist and advise wider team on a variety of mechanical jobs
  • Communication of work required, and work carried out to customers
  • Complete all relevant paperwork in accordance to work carried out
  • Complete all work to the highest standards within scheduled time-frames
  • Adhere to Health and Safety regulations and Workshop Housekeeping procedures at all times

The Ideal Candidate;

  • Qualified to NVQ or City & Guilds Level 3 standards within an Automotive discipline
  • Previous experience within an Independent or Dealership environment
  • Experienced working on commercial vehicles (desired not essential)
  • Previous experience in Diagnostic Equipment (ODIS Diagnostic Systems desirable)
  • Ownership of fully equipped Tool Box
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent leadership skill and attitude
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Working Hours: 40 hours per week

Monday – Friday: Rotating shift pattern across the hours of 7am – 6.30pm  

Saturdays: 8.30am – 12.30om (on a team rota basis - paid as Overtime at standard rates of pay)


For further information and to have a confidential discussion with a member of our team, please apply with a copy of your CV.