Diagnostic Vehicle Technician

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    Car Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Contact phone:

    01452 687722

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Diagnostic Vehicle Technician required in Newport. 
- Fully negotiable starting salary with on-target-earnings of £28-32,000 per annum. 
- Mon to Fri 8:30am-5:00pm and 1 in 2 Sat 8:30am-12:30pm.

Our client, a franchise approved car dealership in the Newport region, are currently looking to recruit a Diagnostic Vehicle Technician for their busy Service Department.

Reporting to the Workshop Controller and working with a large team, as a Diagnostic Vehicle Technician you will undertake the repair, servicing and preparation of our client's vehicles, whilst detecting and diagnosing any additional faults for further repair ensuring all work is completed safely and to complete satisfaction.

As a Diagnostic Vehicle Technician, you will also be responsible for and be involved in the following

- Working effectively within our client's dealership team to ensure industry-leading standards of safety, customer care and satisfaction at all times.
- Accurately using the Auto VHC system ensuring achievement of efficiency.
- Supervising and assisting with the training of any Apprentice Vehicle Technician when requested to do so with the view to overseeing their work.

In order to be eligible you need to live within a reasonable commuting distance of the Newport region and be a fully qualified Vehicle Technician to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent as a minimum and ideally have extensive experience in the diagnostics, servicing, and repair of vehicles.

You will need to hold a UK driving licence, be a committed individual and a good team player.

You must be able to produce a high quality of work in a busy environment and be motivated to work towards targets set for you team.

Applicants with an active MOT Smart Card would be highly advantageous to our client but it is non-essential.

For your hard work as a Diagnostic Vehicle Technician, our client is offering:

- Fully negotiable starting salary with on-target-earnings of £28-32,000 per annum. 
- Overtime subject to availability paid at an enhanced rate.
- 22 days annual leave plus the 8 bank holidays.
- Access to full manufacturer-approved training. 
- Contributory workplace pension scheme. 
- Career progression prospects with a company that has a built-in culture of internal promotion. 
- Working hours from 8:30am-5:00pm Monday to Friday and 1 in 2 Saturdays 8:30am-12:30pm paid as overtime.

If this Diagnostic Vehicle Technician Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Newport please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.
Perfect Placement are the UK's Leading Motor Trade Recruitment Consultancy, and Automotive Jobs are our speciality. If you are looking to improve your Auto Industry Career, get in touch with our Team today. We have a wide range of Jobs from Vehicle Technician to Parts Advisors to Dealer Principals.