Vehicle Technician

Aston

Basic salary range £25,000 to £42,000

Calex Automotive Recruitment are seeking a Vehicle Technician to join their client’s team at Aston Vauxhall in Melton Mowbray.

Location – The Vauxhall Centre, Beler Way, Melton Mowbray LE13 0DG

You’ll be joining a fantastic, established team and be supported by a motivating and encouraging Service Manager.

If you’re a Level 3 qualified Vehicle Technician, preferably with Master Technician experience but not essential. Have experience in car servicing, maintenance and diagnostics, we’d love to speak to you!

Hours

  • Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm
  • Every other Saturday 8:30am to 12:30pm

Salary

  • Basic salary range £25,000 to £42,000

Other benefits of working at Aston

  • Pension Scheme
  • Staff Discounts
  • Long Service Awards
  • Travel allowance
  • 22 days holiday entitlement plus 8 specified bank holidays
  • Excellent ongoing professional training
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Job security with a successful, busy main dealership

 

The role

Depending on your skill level and experience the role will involve:

  • Utilising your technical knowledge to carry out services, repairs and maintenance on customer vehicles, including minor and major mechanical work
  • Complete electrical and engine repair work
  • Meet and discuss the vehicle and repairs needed with the customer when necessary
  • Carry out road tests of customer vehicles after work has been carried out
  • Using advanced diagnostic equipment to fault find items relevant to the franchise brand
  • Ability to complete a Vehicle Health Checks
  • Keep work areas clean and tidy, organised and safe from hazards to health and safety

 

The ideal skills, qualifications and experience we’re looking for:

  • Level 3 qualification in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair or equivalent
  • Master Technician experience preferred but not essential
  • Ideally Hybrid / EV trained but if not training will be provided
  • Car servicing and repair experience in either a main dealership, independent garage or other car servicing company
  • Possess a positive, can-do attitude
  • Have the passion and ability to deliver an outstanding customer experience
  • Be enthusiastic, respectful and friendly to guests and colleagues
  • Have an honest and diligent approach to work
  • A full and valid UK Driving Licence is essential

 

About Aston

Aston Melton Mowbray is a well established, modern, go-ahead business. We know where we are going and we understand that our success has been made possible by the highly skilled and motivated team of people we employ.

In an ever changing business environment, development of staff thorough training and reward is of paramount importance.

We look to all our employees and consultants to stretch their capabilities and consistently meet the ever increasing expectancies of our customers.

Joining a professional automotive retailer such as Aston Vauxhall is a challenging career opportunity, if you feel you have the necessary skills, drive and enthusiasm, we’d like to hear from you.

About Calex UK and the recruitment process:

Calex UK is a training provider for a number of automotive manufacturers, including Stellantis who manufacture brands Peugeot, Citroen, DS, Vauxhall, Fiat, Jeep, Alfa Romeo and Abarth.

Calex UK is also an automotive recruiter and are contracted to Stellantis to support and supply talent for roles within their UK dealership network.

This role has been advertised on behalf of Stellantis by Calex UK. Your application will be received by Calex who will undertake initial screening on behalf of the employer. Shortlisted candidates will be shared with the employer.

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To apply for this job email your details to roz.newton@external.stellantis.com.