Master Technician - Somerset

Salary £26k - £28k, plus £6k bonus - Workshop
Ref: 2324 Date Posted: Monday 12 Apr 2021
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Our client, a large franchised main dealer in the Weston Super Mare area of Somerset currently has a vacancy for a Master Vehicle Technician to join their busy workshop. The basic salary on offer is £26k - £28k, plus a bonus of £6k.

You will be required to:-

  • Perform service and advanced diagnostic repair work  in accordance with established procedures, as well as conducting routine service work.
  • Maintain the highest standards of workmanship in line with the latest technical guidance and evolving technical practice.
  • Assist the Workshop Controller in scheduling and prioritising work, advising on service work requirements that affect service prioritisation and supervising the completion of jobs to ensure that the highest standards of workmanship are achieved.
  • Assume a leading position within the workshop and advise on work priorities.
  • Act as guide and mentor to junior level technicians, providing them with technical advice on work where required and assist the Workshop Controller with the induction of new staff.
  • Safeguard and protect the customer’s vehicle and its contents while being repaired or serviced.
  • Ensure vehicles comply with brand and industry safety standard when returned to customer.
  • Ensure all health and safety, environmental recycling policies, plus all internal policies and procedures are adhered to, focusing on customer needs and building upon the professional reputation of the retail facility.
  • Check the condition and ensure the correct maintenance of tools, equipment and other materials in accordance with company policy.
  • Follow safe working practices and be proactive in suggesting possible improvements.

To successfully apply for this role, you will need to already possess a relevant formal qualification in Automotive City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3/4, a full Driving License and your  own full set of tools.

Experience working within the main dealer workshop is essential.

If you would like to hear more about this role and others within the Motor Trade, please submit your CV to Stacey Hunt of ACS Automotive Recruitment Consultancy