Vehicle Technician

  • Full Time
  • Luton

Slip End Garage

Giving OTE of £33,500 - £35,000

Calex Automotive Recruitment are seeking a Vehicle Technician to join their client’s team at Slip End Garage Citroen in Luton.

Location: Slip End Garage, Grove Road, Slip End, Luton, Beds, LU1 4BZ

If you’re a Level 3 qualified Vehicle Technician, with  experience in car servicing, maintenance and diagnostics, we’d love to speak to you!

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


  • Monday to Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday morning overtime is available


  • Basic salary range £30,000 to £32,500 per year
  • Plus time-saved bonus scheme
  • OTE £35,000

Other benefits of working at Slip End Garage

  • 20 Days Holiday entitlement plus bank holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Discounts
  • Free Parking
  • 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
  • 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 Slip End Garages Ltd

Here at Slip End Garages in Luton, we believe that our traditional family values are crucial to the success of our organisation and to helping you find the automotive solution that best meets your needs.

Since being founded in 1939 – and remaining under the ownership of the same family to this day – we’re able to offer a level of service that is as friendly, welcoming, and comprehensive as can be.

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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