Smart Repair Technician

QuickStart Automotive
Sturry, Kent
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quickstart Automotive are seeking a SMART Repair Technician for one of the leading car groups in the UK and their dealership in Canterbury. They are an award winning leading automotive retailer with a turnover in excess of £700m. Established in 1908 Perrys is a nationwide franchised dealer group with 52 dealers nationwide in 32 locations.

They offer extensive training that will develop you for success, and we are committed to people and a helping everyone in our team achieve their personal best. Were looking for individuals who can put our ethos of People First into everything they do.collaborative team.

* 22 days plus Bank Holidays
* Generous Long Service awards
* Life Insurance
* Pension Scheme
* Generous staff retail and vehicle discounts

What will I be responsible for?

Reporting in to the Service Manager the successful SMART Repair Technician will be responsible for carrying out "Paintwork" SMART repairs on internal and retail vehicles in line with deadlines and targets. Your responsibilities will also include:

* Preparing and painting vehicles in the Bodyshop to a high standard without direct supervision whenever required
* Liaising daily with the Workshop Controller and Service Manager to optimise performance, meet deadlines and targets set
* Using all products economically to minimise waste and costs
* Completing all work within agreed time scales and explaining work, charges and sell extended warranty
* Following up with all customers within 1 week of completion of work to ensure customer satisfaction

Who are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will ideally be a SMART Repair Technician, possess a full clean driving licence and have a willingness to be flexible. You will be expected to deliver the quality standards that our customers expect, emphasis will be placed on skill base in the following areas;

* Practical application of water based paint systems and UHS Clear coat products
* Ability to carry out minor repairs and refinish techniques to metal and plastic panels
* Customer and Team Communication Skills and Understanding of current Health and Safety legislation applicable to the SMART repair industry
* Preferably with experience of working to British Standard PAS125

Attributes that are desirable but not essential are as follows: Paint less Dent Removal Skills, Alloy Wheel Repair Skills and Plastic Welding Skills.

So, if you have necessary skills and experience to excel in the role of SMART Repair Technician, then please APPLY below.