Vehicle Technician

  • Location

    Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £29963 per annum

  • Contact:

    Joshua Friend

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Vehicle Technician / Mechanic required for a franchise approved dealership in Newcastle Emlyn.
  • Basic salary up to £12 per hour plus bonus and overtime at time and a half.
  • Monday to Friday 8:30am-5:30pm with 1 in 3 Saturdays 8:30am-1:00pm
  • Full manufacturer approved and in-house training.

Our client a Large Franchise Approved Car Dealer Group established throughout South West Wales is currently looking to hire an experienced and professional Vehicle Technician / Motor Mechanic for their busy Automotive Service Department at their Car Dealership in Newcastle Emlyn.


As a Vehicle Technician / Car Mechanic your main duties will include carrying out fault diagnosis, service, and repair as instructed to the standards laid down by the manufacturer and our client. You will need to ensure faults are accurately diagnosed and report to the Vehicle Service Manager as required on vehicle condition, safety, reliability and performance. You will also need to ensure that quality procedures relating to the function laid down by our client and manufacturer are adhered to at all times.


You will ideally live in the Llanelli region or be able to readily commute to Carmarthen. You will need to be a fully qualified Vehicle Technician / Mechanic to NVQ Level 2 / 3 or equivalent as a minimum. You will need to hold a driving licence, be a committed individual and a good team player. You must be able to produce a high quality of work in a franchise approved dealer environment and be motivated to work towards targets set for you team. Applicants with an MOT Licence and experience of Light Commercial Vehicles would be advantageous to our client but it is non-essential.


For your hard work our client is offering…

  • Starting basic salary between £8-12 per hour pending experience (£16,640-£24,960 per annum).
  • Generous performance related bonus scheme of up to £3,600 per annum.
  • Overtime (including Saturdays) paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
  • 20 days holiday plus all 8 bank holidays.
  • Workplace pension scheme.
  • Full manufacturer approved and in-house training.
  • Fantastic career development prospects with a large established Car Dealer Group with multiple sites in the region.

For this Vehicle Technician job you will be required to work 8:30am-5:30pm Monday to Friday with 1 in 3 Saturdays 8:30am-1:00pm with Saturdays classed as overtime.

If this Vehicle Technician job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Newcastle Emlyn please contact Josh Friend at Perfect Placement.

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