Vehicle Technician

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Service Department

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Martin Bane

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  • Contact phone:

    01483 375944

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Vehicle Technician required in Southampton 

- £27,000 Basic
- On target earnings up to £30,000
- 08:00 – 16:30/09:30 – 18:00 – 1 in 3 Saturdays 08:30 – 12:30
- Southampton, Hampshire

Our client a franchised Main Dealer based in Southampton, who are Manufacturer owned comprising of the largest group for their brand within the UK are seeking to hire a Service Technician for their busy Franchised Car Workshop.

What our client offers the successful Vehicle Technician 

- Basic Salary up to £27,000 Dependent on Experience
- On Target Earnings up to £30,000
- Company Pension Scheme
- Access to Training and Personal Development
What’s will the Vehicle Technician be doing?

- Complete scheduled vehicle servicing in line with manufacturer guidelines
- Undertake diagnostic activities to identify causes and solutions for customer vehicle issues
- Conduct electronic visual health checks (eHVC) on all vehicles and provide a comprehensive report with expert advice and recommendations for customers
- Liaise directly with customers and service advisors, providing outstanding customer service
- Ensure vehicle servicing activities are completed in a safe and high quality manner, in line with both internal and manufacturer requirements
- Participate in ongoing training and development to ensure product and service knowledge is up to date
- Contribute to local and companywide process improvements and innovations
- Mentor and provide guidance to apprentice technicians, where applicable

To be considered for this Vehicle Technician role, you must be:

- Qualified Level 3 NVQ or above in Vehicle Maintenance & Repair or Equivalent (if you have any automotive experience at any level, we will be happy to speak to you about other roles available to you!)
- Strong skills with general maintenance, repair and diagnostics/fault finding in passenger vehicles or LCVs
- EV/Hybrid training and experience would be beneficial, but not essential
- Confident in all jobs from servicing to diagnostics, to enable you to advise customers and
- A Full UK Driving License
- Excellent problem solving skills and strong attention to detail
- A strong customer service focus with the ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience
- Outstanding organisation and time management skills with the ability to work to deadlines

If this Vehicle Technician Job interests, you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Southampton, Winchester, Andover, Salisbury, Ringwood, Verwood, Lyndhurst, New Milton, Havant, Fareham, Waterlooville, Porstmouth, Eastleigh, Chandlers Ford, Hampshire & Wiltshire please contact Martin Bane at Perfect Placement

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