MET Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Accident Repair Centre, Mechanical and Electrical Trim

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  • Salary:

    £29000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Cross

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  • Contact phone:

    01604 211142

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Vehicle MET / Strip Fit Technician required in Middlewich

Starting hourly rate of £13 per hour (with scope to increase)
8am-5pm Monday to Friday. 

Our client is a growing vehicle repair and restoration services company with a good local reputation and they are currently looking to recruit an MET/Strip Fit Technician to join their busy bodyshop in Middlewich.

The MET Technician's responsibilities will include: 

Removal of damaged parts to allow repairs to take place.
Ensuring displaced parts are stored correctly and safely for refitting.
Checking for additional damage and any additional parts that may be required, bringing these items to the attention of the Vehicle Damage Assessor and ordering the additional parts.
Checking all the parts are here, and are correct to enable smooth travel through the vehicle repair journey.
Once the vehicle has been repaired and painted, you then refit the vehicle, taking care and attention not to damage freshly painted panels and ensuring panel gaps are true and within manufacturers tolerances.
As part of the role you may also be required to replace mechanical components of the steering, drivetrain and engine.
Reset vehicle Control Units using diagnostic equipment.
Ensures that all health and safety legislation and internal procedures are followed.
Attends regular safety training to review work safety rules.
Ensures the maintenance of tools, equipment, and other materials.
Performs other reasonable activities from time to time.

In order to be eligible candidates should have IMI/NVQ Level 3 in Light Vehicle Mechanical, Maintenance & Repair or GNVQ equivalent and have at least two years experience of working in a busy high quality workshop environment.

My client has an excellent team environment where everyone helps out and works together. There are good team perks and the opportunity to progress with a growing company.

If this Bodyshop role interests you and you would like to know more about it, or other Jobs in Cheshire please contact Matt Cross at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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