Vehicle Technician / Mechanic- Ford,
Lookers Ford Gateshead
Here at Lookers Ford Gateshead we are on the Look-out for an experienced Vehicle Technician to join our busy workshop team.
Being a Technician with Lookers Ford will include carrying out diagnosis while undertaking a wide range of servicing and repair work on customer vehicles.
As a Vehicle Technician you will ensure effective use of technical knowledge and skills enabling efficient, economic and safe servicing and repair of customer vehicles while building long lasting and effective working relationships with customers and colleagues.
All Vehicle Technicians are responsible for accurately completing repair and service records as well as any other appropriate activities and supporting company policy and best practice.
You will analyse work orders carefully to understand a vehicle’s condition, the accuracy of the diagnosis, and what work has been agreed to.
What we’re looking for
A minimum of NVQ level 3 in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
Previous Vehicle Technician diagnostic experience would be an advantage and an understanding of automotive systems and functionalities
A full and valid UK Driving Licence
The ability to work as part of a team to deliver excellent customer service
Demonstrates an honest and diligent approach to work
Pays attention to the finer details
Lookers are proud to be one of the top three motor vehicle retailers in the UK, representing 32 vehicle manufacturers, selling and servicing a huge range of cars at over 150 franchised dealerships across hundreds of locations throughout the UK & Ireland.
We recognise the hard work, flexibility and commitment of our people so we offer an industry leading benefits package. This includes competitive basic salaries, enhanced holidays that increase with service, eligibility to join one of our car schemes, critical illness cover after 2 years, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and additional earning potential through commission or bonus.
As one of the UK’s Top Employers we strongly believe in nurturing and providing our people with specific manufacturer brand and management training to enhance career development opportunities.
We have a great bunch of people and we like to celebrate and encourage success at all levels with our annual Lookers Excellence Awards.
So? What are you waiting for?
Lookers are an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to a working environment that is free from all types of discrimination, is inclusive, and empowers our people to bring their whole self to work and reach their full potential.