Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester

  • Location

    Farnham, Surrey

  • Sector:

    Independent Garage, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Martin Bane

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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** This job is currently on hold due to the COVID-19 current situation, but we still encourage your application so we can notify our Client of suitable candidates **


Vehicle Technician required in Farnham
£25 - £30k Basic + Overtime
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm and Saturday Rota
Family Run Service Centre

Vehicle Technician / Garage Mechanic Required for Family Run Service Centre in Farnham.

We are currently seeking to recruit a fully qualified Vehicle Mechanic and MOT Tester to join our client's busy Automotive Workshop in Farnham, Surrey. The position is based on Monday - Friday Only; 8.00 - 5.30 pm with Saturdays on a 1 in 2 rota basis.

As an experienced individual, you will be skilled in all aspects of vehicle repairs and servicing and have a good understanding of diagnostics and electronics.

Key Responsibilities:

- Carry out servicing, repairs, diagnostics and maintenance of company and private vehicles as scheduled or required with due regard to quality procedures.
- Carry out MOT Tests to include: receive a vehicle from the customer; test vehicle according to Department of Transport specification; complete all paperwork as required.
- Prepare vehicles requiring Plate Test which will include repairing or replacing worn or damaged components.
- Comply with health, safety and environmental legislation and policies
- Carry out breakdown repairs, as required, either within or outside normal working hours
- Collection and delivery of vehicles
- Answer telephone and give advice or relay messages as necessary.
- Assist with other duties as required

Essential Skills;

- Must be qualified to a minimum of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
- Experienced in carrying out all classes of skilled work involving inspection and maintenance
- Experienced with modern diagnostic equipment and vehicle technology
- Preferably qualified to carry out the Department of Transport (MOT) testing duties
- Computer literate

The successful Mechanic / MOT Tester will ideally live within Farnham or be able to travel to the Farnham area and be qualified to City and Guilds Level 3 or equivalent.

This Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester vacancy is based in Farnham and our Client is looking only for motor trade technicians.

If this Vehicle Technician Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Farnham please contact Martin Bane at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

At Perfect Placement we specialise in Jobs within the Automotive Field, we can help you with your Career search for Motor Trade Jobs as we have over 1,400 live Automotive Vacancies across the whole of the UK ranging from Vehicle Technician Jobs to Service Manager Jobs.