Vehicle Technician

  • Location

    Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £27254 per annum

  • Contact:

    Joshua Friend

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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  • Vehicle Technician required for a Franchise Approved Dealership in Treforest.
  • Basic salary up to £10.50 per hour plus a bonus scheme.
  • Overtime paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
  • Monday to Friday with 1 in 2 Saturdays on a rota.

Our client, a large multi-franchise approved car dealership in the Treforest area, is currently looking to hire a fully qualified and experienced Vehicle MOT Tester to join their Service Department!


Reporting to the Workshop Controller and working as part of a large team, you will be primarily responsible for carrying MOT tests on our client's vehicles to VOSA standards, carrying out any associated mechanical tasks/repairs as and when required, and providing general assistance within the workshop.


You will ideally live within the Treforest area or be within a commutable distance of Treforest. You will not only be fully qualified as an MOT Tester with an active SMART Card but also be used to and experienced in working within a busy and professional workshop environment. You will also need to hold a UK driving license with minimal points. Any experience working to franchise approved dealer standards would be highly advantageous however is non-essential.


For your hard work in this role, our client is offering…

* Starting basic salary of up to £10.50 per hour (£21,840 per annum) pending experience and current earnings.
* Team performance related bonus scheme of up to £3,000-£3,500 per annum.
* Overtime including Saturdays paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
* Full in-house and manufacturer-approved training provided.
* 22 days annual holiday allowance plus 8 bank holidays.
* Fantastic long-term career prospects with a long-standing local car dealer group.

The hours worked are Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm with a half hour lunch and 1 in 2 Saturdays 8:30am to 1:00pm (Saturdays paid as overtime).