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Vehicle Technician

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Salary: £12 - 13 per hour

Location: Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire

Job Type: Temporary

Date Listed: 15 Jun 2018

Reference: 4064

Our client, an experienced car marketplace with an impressive history spanning nearly 70 years, is currently looking for a Vehicle Technician with a structured and methodical approach. The successful candidate will take pride in working on whole vehicles.

As a company that prides itself on excellent service and advice, with large state of the art workshops and friendly experts trained to deliver to a variety of manufacturer standards, our client continually pushes the boundaries redefining the benchmark for excellence. We’re therefore looking for likeminded individuals who will strive for excellence to join an industry leading team.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Accurately and skilfully undertake the removal and replacement of Mechanical, Electrical and Trim items on motor vehicles
  • Detect and diagnose any additional faults for further repair
  • Ensure all work is completed safely and complies with manufacturer and industry guidelines
  • Carry out all repairs according to best practice procedures and within the estimates repair times
  • Ensure that all vehicles comply with safety standards when complete
  • Report on the job card all faults or defects detected while working on the vehicle
  • Report any additional damage found when stripping the vehicle directly to the Estimator/ Workshop Supervisor
  • Check the condition and ensure the correct maintenance of tools, equipment and other materials in accordance with company policy
  • Undertake all other tasks and activities as requested by the Bodyshop Manager
  • Ensure all policies and practices are followed adhering to the retail and wholesale standards to build upon the professional reputation

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • Level 2 NVQ or City and Guilds desirable
  • Can interpret and implement technical instruction data
  • Must be customer focused
  • Good time management skills and ability to prioritise 
  • Great team player, willing to help others 
  • Excellent attention to detail and desire to produce high quality work 
  • Logical and thorough in approach 

WORKING HOURS: 39 hours per week

Shifts:

Monday – Thursday: 8.30am – 5.30pm

Friday: 8.30am – 4pm