Vehicle Technician

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  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hannah Bretton

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  • Contact phone:

    01603 701077

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Vehicle Technician / Mechanic 

York Based Automotive Business
£31,000 basic DOE + Bonus + Bens

Our client, one of the UK's largest car retailers has an opportunity for an experienced Level 3 Qualified Vehicle Technician / Mechanic to join their York based site on a permanent basis.

The hours of work are 0800-1700 Monday - Thursday and 0800-1600 on Fridays with rotational Saturdays.

Vehicle Technician / Mechanic duties:

- Carrying out servicing, repairs and maintenance to high standards.
- Inspecting vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately, using computer-based diagnostic equipment.
- Repairing or replacing broken or defective parts and resolving defects.
- Carrying out DVSA vehicle testing (if authorised).
- Road testing vehicles to check repairs.
- Maintaining equipment and making sure tools are in good condition.
- Following checklists to ensure all procedures are completed.
- Completing all documentation to the required standard.

Essential skills for this Vehicle Technician Role:

- A certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 3 and solid work experience in the automotive industry.
- The ability to work in a competent and efficient manner on your own or part of a busy team.
- Strong communication skills.
- Good attention to detail.
- The ability to carry out work to high standards to deadlines.
- A proactive and enthusiastic approach.
- The ability to accurately follow written and spoken instructions.
- A full driving licence.

Your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary, training opportunities and excellent working conditions. You’ll also receive life assurance, private health care and generous employee discounts on new and used cars.

If this Vehicle Technician / Mechanic vacancy interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in the Yorkshire Region, please contact Hannah Bretton at Perfect Placement today!

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