Vehicle Mechanic £22,000 - £24,000 Lyneham, Chippenham

£22000 - £24000/annum
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Vehicle Mechanic

Location: Lyneham, Chippenham

Manpower are currently recruiting for a Vehicle Mechanic £22,000 - £24,000 to join one of the UK's leading engineering support services organisations based in Lyneham, Chippenham. The role is a full time, permanent position which will be perfect opportunity for someone with a recognised qualification in Automotive Engineering.


* Able to carry out in depth engineering work and diagnostics on large vehicles.
* Able to adapt to a wide variety of unusual vehicle platforms using modern repair techniques.
* Able to read and use repair manuals as required.
* Must be able to operate as an individual within a close team.
* Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities as necessary.
* Prepared for some outdoor work.
* Any other reasonable requests within your skill set/capability as instructed by line manager.
* Any special to role training required would be provided.
* An individual tool kit, Personal Protective Equipment, Corporate Clothing and specialist stores support is provided

Qualifications & Requirements:

* A recognised qualification in Automotive Engineering with a minimum C&G level 3 or BTEC/IMI/NVQ equivalent or has served in HM Armed Forces as a Vehicle Mechanic Class One. - Essential
* Hold a current category 'C' or C+E license. - Essential
* Hold relevant MoD spec equipment training course qualifications. - Desirable
* A good knowledge of/able to use JAMES - Desirable
* Hold a current category 'H' License - Desirable
* Computer literate (MS Word and Excel minimum standard) - Desirable

Skills Profile:

* Is determined and uses initiative in pursuing standards, being resourceful and able to adapt refusing to accept that a solution cannot be found.
* Identifies and evaluates priorities by differentiating between the urgent and important.

Additional Information:

Salary: £22,000 - £24,000

If this sounds like a brilliant opportunity for you then apply today or if you have any questions please call Kirk on (Apply online only). Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of application, we aim to speak to all candidates that apply