Vehicle Technician

Location Southampton
Salary: £20000 to £35000
Contact name: Krissy Cornish

Contact email:
Job ref: KCVTSO15
Published: 24 days ago

​Our valued client are currently seeking an Experienced Vehicle Technician to join their busy dealership. 

As a Vehicle Technician your duties will include but not limited to: 

  • Undertake the timely repair and servicing of customer vehicles in accordance with the brands technical standards.

  • Conduct full examinations of vehicles and identify non-routine defects, or additional faults either in the workshop or during road tests.

  • Undertake Electronic Vehicle Health Checks

  • Undertake vehicle road testing for diagnosis and to test repairs.

  • Work closely with the service team and ensuring they are kept informed of the progress of work on customer vehicles and they are fully briefed on work completed. Discuss technical issues/works with directly customers when requested.

  • Provide a knowledgeable, courteous, responsive, and efficient service to all workshop customers personifying the brand.

  • Obtain appropriate authorisation if additional work is required on a vehicle. 

  • Build and maintain a high level of technical competence for diagnosing and servicing vehicles and utilise regular training and support information provided by the Dealership

  • Offer technical advice and support to workshop apprentices when requested by a Master Technician.

  • Be open to try new methods of work designed to improve efficiency.

The successful Vehicle Technician will ideally:

  • Need to be an experienced, technician with a relevant formal qualification (IMI/City & Guilds) 

  • Possess good communication skills with the ability to explain technical information to colleagues and customers accurately and concisely.

  • Passionate about the industry, and committed to the development of your technical knowledge and skills.

  • Customer focused, able to keep customers experience and safety in mind throughout the service or diagnosis and repair

  • Team Player – assist other technicians when workshop is under pressure, and take ownership of any safety issues you identify in the workshop. 

  • Thorough and able to work with defined processes and guidelines.

  • Quality focused with first time fix mentality. 

  • Honest with high levels of integrity

20k to 35k Fully Dependent On Experience  +£7k-10k bonus

Monday to Friday - 8am to 5pm
Saturday  (1 in 3)

Here at Spear Recruitment, we have many vacancies within the automotive industry, including Vehicle Technicians, Service Advisor, Parts Advisors and Sales Executives.

If you are currently looking for a new role but this if this vacancy isn’t for you, then please don’t hessite to contact us!

This Experienced Vehicle Technician vacancy is being managed Krissy Cornish at Spear Recruitment Ltd.

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