Vehicle Technician

Job Title: Vehicle Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Winchester, Hampshire
Salary: Up to £22000.00 per annum
Start Date: 18/03/2019
Reference: BBBH14263_1551281853
Contact Name: Sean Elsworthy
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2019 15:37

Job Description

Vehicle Technician
£21,000 - £27,000

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a vehicle technician to join their dealership in Winchester.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great team with a fantastic manager in a very sought after location.

As a Vehicle Technician, your responsibilities will be:

*To attain manufacturers' servicing and repair times
*To note and report all components, materials and consumables used
*Development of personal knowledge and experience in order to improve, profitability, customer satisfaction and efficiency
*To ensure vehicles are thoroughly examined and to report all servicing requirements and associated work noticed whilst working on the vehicle to the Aftersales Manager
*Make sure all chargeable labour, components and workshop consumables are recorded on the job-card, and where possible work within Manufacturer's recommended repair times
*To ensure vehicles are thoroughly examined and report verbally and in writing the general condition of vehicles with emphasis on customer safety
*Ensure that all work carried out is to MOT and/or manufacturers' safety standards
*To ensure optimum use of technical knowledge and skills to achieve effective, economic and safe service/repair of customers' vehicles
*Make sure that all hours and material usage are accurately recorded on the job card
*Guarantee exchange parts are returned promptly to the parts department for crediting
*To warranty removed parts are correctly labelled and passed to the warranty clerk enabling prompt processing of the warranty claim
*To ensure materials, tools and workshop consumables are controlled and used effectively and efficiently to ensure minimum wastage
*Take care not to cause accidental damage to vehicle and components during service or repair
*Minimise wastage of all materials, oils and fluids
*Care for all plant and tools belonging to dealership and not to misuse the same
*Maintain Workshop technical manuals appropriately

Experience Required:

*At least 2 years' experience working as a vehicle technician
*Experience working in a main dealership

If you have suitable experience working in a main dealership as a vehicle technician please apply via the link.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.