Vehicle Technician

Recruiter
Apex Recruitment
Location
Honiley
Salary
£21.2 per hour
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a world leading, automotive manufacturer of prestige and high valued motor vehicles. With an ever-evolving heritage, truly exciting future and two of the world's most iconic brands, our client is revered across the globe continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, setting the standards others want to follow.

They are currently seeking to recruit a number of experienced vehicle technicians for start dates throughout August and September 2017. These roles are offered on an ongoing, rolling contract basis with long term, permanent opportunities for the right candidates

You will be working alongside a group of skilled technicians assisting with the preparation of prestige vehicles including one off vehicles for new model launches at international motor shows and large fleets of dynamic launch vehicles for media events

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Carrying out whole vehicle mechanical maintenance and rectification
  • Carrying out electrical fault diagnostics and rectification
  • Repair or replacement of major and minor units
  • Carrying out vehicle fault diagnostics
  • Using Hunter geometry and wheel balancing equipment (training provided where required)
  • Repairing and replacement of interior trim and exterior body panels
  • Pre Delivery Inspections(PDI)

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • At least City and Guilds or NVQ Level 1 & 2 in motor vehicle repair (light or heavy) and preferably Level 3
  • Knowledge and practical understanding of H&S, C.O.S.H and environmental procedures
  • Flexible attitude towards working hours as shifts and overtime will be required
  • Flexible attitude towards location as travel between sites may be required
  • Over the age of 28 for insurance purposes
  • FULL UK DRIVING LICENCE REQUIRED (6 points maximum)

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week

Shift pattern one

Monday to Thursday 5.55am-2.05pm, Friday 6am-11.20am

Shift Pattern two

Monday to Thursday 1.50pm-10pm, Friday 11.05am-4.25pm

Please Note: The pay rates stated above are made up of three elements, Hourly pay rate, Holiday pay and Apex Recruitment's contribution towards your payroll administration fee.