Master Mechanic - Birmingham West Midlands County

Recruiter
Nationwide Accident Repair Services
Location
Birmingham
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Birmingham

Are you a future Nationwider?



About Us

Nationwide is one of Europe’s largest accident repair networks with 120+ bodyshops, Mobile Repair, Glazing and Accident Management services. Since our inception, we have set the industry benchmark in accident repair and we continue to provide services to the world’s most recognised car manufacturers and dealerships from all over the world using our tried and tested award-winning approach.

With our ongoing investment in cutting edge technologies, new state of the art sites and new products, Nationwide is able to stay ahead of the game and provide the quality and excellence our customers’ deserve.

Nationwide’s ultimate aim is to be considered the best company to do business with, to work for and to continue to deliver a world class service. We have doubled in size in the last 2 years and with future expansion on the horizon it has never been a better time to join the team.



Why work for us?

We have over 4000 team members who are all #NationwiderAndProud and we offer:






'One Nationwide, One Team' culture
Competitive salary plus bonus
Workplace pension
Life assurance
Employee assistance programme




Career development
IMI (ATA) accreditation support
Training through Nationwide Academy
Childcare vouchers




Competitive annual leave package
Mobile phone discount scheme
Car scheme
My Nationwide Rewards offering retail, gym and cinema discounts






My Nationwide Rewards includes discounts at major supermarkets (Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Asda etc.), high street retailers (Apple, John Lewis, Currys, Boots etc.), travel (Thomas Cook, Booking.com, Expedia etc.) and much more!



The Role:


To undertake the mechanical repair of damaged vehicles in accordance with the correct repair methodology
To carry out 4 wheel alignment checks, and some strip and refit work within the body shop as required
To accurately record work completed on each vehicle
To identify additional repair work not defined on original job card and to liaise with the estimator and workshop controller to ensure such work is completed and recorded
To observe and adhere to health and safety and housekeeping standards so as to ensure a safe working environment


Crucial to our success is our people and our ethos of ‘One Nationwide, One Team’ reflects the importance we place on this. Our teams are up-skilled, reaccredited and developed through our Academy to deliver an exceptional customer experience from start to finish. We make sure all of our team members are experts in their fields, unlocking their full potential through career development and continue to lead our peers in the automotive industry.



You will demonstrate:


Enthusiasm to join our team. We are One Nationwide, One Team
Strong communication skills for customer service and team communication
Handle all vehicles with due care and attention ensuring that customer care/satisfaction is maintained at all times
Awareness of and adherence to all the Housekeeping and Health and Safety regulations




You will ideally have:


Be a time served technician
NVQ Level 3
Experience in a body shop or accident repair environment




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Watch our videos on YouTube to get a snapshot of what it would be like to work for us!

Youtube – Nationwide Accident Repair Services





Please note: On accepting an offer of employment with Nationwide, you are providing us with permission and consent to proceed with our reference and vetting process. Our offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and in some cases a criminal records check. We may require information that covers the last 6 years of your employment and personal history. Please ensure you have this information available.

Nationwide is an equal opportunities employer. Nationwide is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in its recruitment practices and opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination, direct or indirect – to ensure that no registering applicant is less fairly treated in any situation because of age, sexual orientation, disability, gender, marital status, race or religious beliefs or any other condition not relevant to the performance of the job and secondly, to ensure that our clients are offered the best candidates available in terms of skills, experience and approach.