Retail Vehicle Technician

21 June 20212021-06-21
£24k - £32k Basic (OTE £60k)
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Retail Vehicle Technician


Salary: OTE £60k per annum (Basic from £24 to £32k dependent on experience + bonus)


Hours: 45hrs per week 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Alternative Saturdays 8am to 1pm


A typical day:

  • Completing detailed full vehicle mechanical assessments;
  • Reporting visual defects and abnormal driving characteristics;
  • repairing vehicles to high standards ready for retail sale;
  • Fit accessories and components as requested by sales department;
  • Maintain vehicle records by documenting service and repairs;
  • Conduct diagnostic procedures to determine the source of vehicle fault symptoms and provide accurate repair recommendations;
  • Keep workshop equipment operating by following operating instructions, maintaining supplies, performing preventive maintenance, reporting repairs;
  • Maintain legible and accurate paperwork for both the customer and company records;
  • Containing costs by evaluating service and parts options;
  • Keep working area clean and tidy including shared areas of the workshop.


Person Specification:

  • Hold a minimum NVQ L3 in motor vehicle repair or similar;
  • Experience of working within a Vehicle Technician role;
  • Excellent diagnostic skills;
  • Knowledge of diagnostic tools and equipment;
  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and electronic components;
  • Ability to handle various tools and heavy equipment;
  • Work as both part of a team and on own initiative;
  • The ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines;
  • Current and clean UK driving licence.