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Vehicle Technician - REF No. HQ4692

Industry Sector: Engineering - Automotive
Location: Croydon, Greater London, England

Salary: from £25000 to £32000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: William Son

Job Summary

Our client's workshop based in Croydon is looking for a skilled Vehicle Technician / Mechanic to provide diagnosis and repair on various vehicles. You should ideally possess previous experience of repairing and maintaining vehicles in a workshop environment. Brand training is available to those candidates who require it; completion of this plus satisfactory quality of work can also lead to rapid improvements in grade and salary. Applications from qualified ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Navy, Royal Air Force, and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Detailed Job Description

Our client's workshop based in Croydon is looking for a skilled Vehicle Technician / Mechanic to provide diagnosis and repair on various vehicles. You should ideally possess previous experience of repairing and maintaining vehicles in a workshop environment. Brand training is available to those candidates who require it; completion of this plus satisfactory quality of work can also lead to rapid improvements in grade and salary.

Applications from qualified ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Navy, Royal Air Force, and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Key Responsibilities:

* Variety of work ranging from PDI & used car prep,
* Repairs of brakes, clutches, tyres and exhausts,
* MOT checks
* Cam belts, engine and gearbox repairs,
* Diagnostics, mechanical & electrical fault finding.

Skills and Qualifications:

* Should be qualified to City & Guilds or NVQ level 3 Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair qualifications (or similar),
* Be fully equipped with own tools & protective footwear
* Hold a full UK Driver's licence.

Salary: A basic salary of between £25,000 and £32,000 per annum is on offer, based on previous expertise and relevant brand experience. An efficiency bonus scheme enables additional earnings of up to or in excess of £5,000 pa - OTE circa £30k - £37k pa.

Benefits: Fringe benefits include 24 days annual leave, pension, employee benefits and discount scheme, childcare voucher scheme and superb career opportunities worldwide.

Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00am to 5:30pm (1-in-4 Sat mornings on rota 8:00am to 1:00pm)


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