Experienced vehicle technician for mobile mechanic role

Mr Fix Mobile Mechanic Ltd
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Technician / Mechanic

£28,000 PA - £34,000 OTE.

Hours of Work: 08:00 - 18:00

Monday to Saturday

Location: Mobile Role - Near to Harrow preferred but not essential

An exciting new position has become available at Mr Fix. We have been Serving the London area for many years and due to our excellent standards, we are implanting a growth strategy that will be exciting for anyone looking to further their career in the motor trade. The vehicle technician role has many benefits one being the constant change in surroundings and the freedom.

About Mr Fix Mobile Mechanic:

Mr Fix Mobile Mechanic London are specialists in mobile vehicle repairs, including: Servicing, Brakes, Alternators, Starter motors, Radiators and coolant leaks, MOT failures, suspension, Exhausts, Window faults and more.

Based London Mr Fix mobile mechanic covers a wide geographic, bringing their mobile garage to the customer’s home or workplace.

At Mr Fix, we take pride in our work and our service, our unique brand The Mr Fix Promise ensures that we always keep true to our word and maintain transparency.

We offer:

  • 28 days holiday per year including bank holidays.
  • Bonus Incentive Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Van and tools
  • Safety Boots & Company Uniform
  • Freedom to get out to new areas. not confined to a garage.
  • Training opportunities to further your career within the company.

Vehicle Technician Job Purpose:

Servicing vehicles - Carrying out checks and maintenance according to the manufacturer's guidelines.

Carrying out pre-purchase inspection.

Repairing and replacing faulty parts and components.

Some of our most common jobs include:

Servicing, brakes, suspension arms, shocks and springs, alternators, radiators, starter motors, head gaskets, timing belts, investigating electrical faults and engine management lights. You will be a confident technician and be able to carry out these repairs in the dedicated time.

Advising the Service team about required repairs.

Maintaining repair and service records.

Diagnosing the cause of a problem.

Repairing the problem in line with manufacturer's standards.

Repairing and replacing vehicle components.

Testing existing and repaired systems.

Checking for problems in newer vehicles with testing equipment connected to the vehicle's electronic control unit (ECU).

Diagnosing electrical faults without a diagnostic machine.

Liaison with manufacturers and parts advisor's.

Direct contact with the customer and provide excellent customer service and communication skills.

Vehicle Technician Skills Required:

Be skilled in diagnostics and technical faults and have a real understanding of the electronics of any vehicle.

Be a highly skilled Mechanic and able to carry out a huge range of jobs on the side of the road or driveway.

Have extensive knowledge on all makes and models

Have excellent customer service skills and able to portray them in testing and difficult circumstances.

Be a fully qualified technician, with 10+ years’ experience in a main dealer or independent garage.

Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to.

Have experience with electric/hybrid systems - not essential but would give an advantage.

Minimum NVQ level 3 in vehicle maintenance and repair or equivalent will be essential

Hold a full UK driving licence with no points.

Computer literate.

Personal Specification

Energetic, proactive, calm under pressure, highly personable with a mature personality Strong Team-worker with the ability to thrive in different situations and sometimes hard working environment. Excellent organisational skills Flexibility - being prepared to work longer hours when occasionally required Self-motivated and with the ability to work unsupervised.

Experience Required:

  • Previous vehicle technician in a main dealer or Independent garage: 10+ years
  • City & guilds Level 3 light vehicle maintenance and repair (or equivalent)

Required licence or certification:

  • Full UK Driving Licence - No points or convictions.

£28,000 PA - £34,000 OTE.