Vehicle Technician job in Salisbury

Vehicle Technician


  • £25000 - £28000 per annum
  • Posted: 10/01/2018
  • Salisbury
  • Job Ref: 555101468
  • Permanent

Job Details

Vehicle Technician required for a family run business based in Salisbury. Salisbury's only independent Ford specialist with dedicated Ford diagnostic equipment. This is a full time, permanent position working Monday - Friday 08.30 - 17.30 and alternate Saturdays 08.30 - 12.30. Salary £25,000 - £28,000K pa, depending on experience. As a vehicle technician you will join a well-established, friendly team.

General workshop duties include:

- Identify mechanical problems, often by using computerised diagnostic equipment
- Test parts and systems to ensure that they are working properly
- Follow checklists to ensure that all critical parts are examined
- Perform basic care and maintenance, including changing oil, giving tune-ups, checking fluid levels, and rotating tires
- Repair or replace worn parts, such as brake pads and wheel bearings
- Disassemble and reassemble parts
- Use testing equipment to ensure that repairs and maintenance are effective
- Explain to clients their automotive problems and the repairs done on their vehicle

The successful candidate will require:

- To use our own initiative
- To work as part of a team
- To be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a very busy workshop
- Environment
- Customer service skills are essential, face to face and over the telephone
- MOT Test Licence to test class iv vehicles - ideal but not essential
- Hold a full UK driving license - Essential

Benefits:

- Ford training and the opportunity to attend Ford courses paid for by the company
- 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays
- Paid breaks
- Branded uniform supplied, trousers, t-shirts, sweatshirts, bodywarmers (Own safety boots required)
- Overtime on offer

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