Vehicle Technicians

Recruiter
Smart Recruit Online
Location
Hayes
Salary
£25000 - £28000/annum See Job Spec
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a Vehicle Technician who holds a relevant vehicle maintenance qualification or certificate?

Would you like the job security of working for Europe's largest ground transportation company, with a fleet of over 5000 vehicles?

Are you looking for an employer who invests in technology, staff and can provide excellent job prospects?

We are looking for Vehicle Technicians to work in our brand new, state-of-the-art, purpose-built vehicle workshop in Hayes, Greater London (UB3).

You will work as part of our large workshop team to provide efficient and quality maintenance to our fleet of over 5000 vehicles. We have a range of vehicles including Ford, Vauxhall, Toyota and Mercedes.

Duties include:

* Vehicle maintenance, repairs and full servicing
* Fault finding and diagnostic work
* Working to manufacturer repair time guidelines
* Replacing clutches, timing belts and engines
* Warranty work
* Giving advice to drivers relating to any repairs carried out
* Basic administration
* Any other duties as required by management

Salary Information:

Day Shift - £24,950 per annum

Night Shift - £28,000 per annum

Additional Salary Info: Pension, Up to 5% Bonus, Medical Cover, Staff Discount

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Essential Criteria:

* Previous experience of working in a similar environment for a main dealer, repair centre or similar workshop
* Holding a relevant vehicle qualifications - NVQ 1 or 2, City & Guilds or equivalent qualification from abroad.
* Experience with diagnostic fault finding
* An ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
* Time management and organisation skills
* Strong communication skills
* Good interpersonal and teamwork skills

Desirable Criteria:

* Previous experience with Ford, Toyota, Vauxhall and Mercedes vehicles would be an advantage
* Experience with IDS Diagnostic equipment an advantage (not essential as training will be given)

About Us:

We began in 1975 with the belief that taxis and minicabs could be done better. By combining the latest technologies with traditional customer service values, we disrupted the industry (before disrupting industries had even become a thing). Our iconic black cars have been on the road ever since. We are now in 350 cities worldwide and transport over 10 million passengers each year in London alone