Vehicle Technician and MOT tester

Recruiter
Prestige Performance
Location
St Albans
Salary
£25000 - £32000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a fully qualified Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester to join a large independent garage & MOT centre which specialises in Mercedes, BMW, Mini, Land Rover Group, Audi and VW Group, alongside other makes and models. Based in St Albans, Hertfordshire, the successful Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester, will join the company`s highly skilled team to earn a salary of £25,000 to £32,000 depending on experience.

With over 30 years of experience, the garage offers a full range of repair services covering most makes and models, although specialising in Mercedes, BMW, Mini, Land Rover Group, Audi and VW Groups. Working in the garage`s excellent working conditions, the successful Motor Vehicle Technician`s main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:

- Carrying out vehicle diagnosis, repairing and servicing vehicles to high standards
- Ensuring effective use of technical knowledge and skills enabling efficient, economic and safe servicing and repair of customer vehicles
- Removing, fitting and replacing components on vehicles
- Building effective working relationships with colleagues built on communication, sharing expertise and trust
- Carrying out test drives on vehicles to diagnose existing faults
- Reporting verbally and written all faults and findings
- Working to deadlines and targets

To be considered for the Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester position, you must have had demonstrable in a similar role previously and possess the following key skills and experience: 

- Minimum qualifications of level 3 NVQ
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- Strong fault finding and problem solving skills
- Driven to learn and develop
- Demonstrable knowledge and ability to relay this to customers
- Strong customer focus
- Excellent organisational skills
- Enthusiastic and self-motivated
- Ability to work efficiently under pressure
- Experience with Mercedes, BMW, Land Rover Group, Audi and VW Group vehicles and MOT class 4 Tester would be an advantage

If you`re interested in the opportunity as a Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester, based in St Albans, Hertfordshire, please apply by submitting your CV and cover letter explaining your suitability for the role