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Job Ref: Brookvehtech
Job Title: Vehicle Technician
Date Posted: 03/07/2017
Salary Rate: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Location: Millbrook

Our client is a leading Industry specialist within the Automotive testing sector. They cover all aspects of automotive testing and validation on a independent basis at their prestigious, state of art facility in Bedfordshire.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Vehicle Technician to join the Central Operations team within the main vehicle workshop. The successful candidate will be required to work on a variety of vehicles to a high standard, and day-to-day activities will include carrying out repairs, fault finding, servicing, vehicle inspections and diagnostic checks.

Role Responsibilities
• Light vehicle, LGV and bus/coach repairs and general servicing
• Vehicle fault finding
• Diagnostic checks using various diagnostic equipment
• Conduct durability test vehicle measurements
• Complete work tickets with detailed written report on the work actioned
• Liaise with supporting staff, Engineers, Supervisor and customers on a technical level
• Ensure all Health, Safety and Quality procedures are adhered to
• Act in accordance with the behaviours for company staff at all times

Essential criteria:
Qualifications
• Formal Automotive qualification
• Completed full Automotive apprenticeship (desirable)

Experience
• Experience working as an automotive technician
• Strong electrical experience
• Experience with prototype and test vehicles
• Vehicle inspection experience
• Working within a team

Skills
• Excellent automotive background and knowledge
• General IT skills (MS Word, Excel etc)
• Some motorcycle experience (desirable)
• Fabrication and metalwork experience (desirable)
• LGV / PSV driving licence (desirable)

Personal Behaviours
• Excellent attention to detail
• Health & Safety awareness
• Ability to follow written instructions
• Flexible and adaptable
• Team player

Other
• Full UK driving licence
• SC clearance or ability to achieve this
• Own hand tools are required
• Willing to undergo a Basic Disclosure (DBS) check

Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe

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