Smart repair technician at Lookers


SMART REPAIR TECHNICIAN
Lookers Colchester Ford
Colchester Ford PDI Centre, Ref: req10027
Market leading employee benefits
We’re on the lookout for a talented Smart Repair Technician / Mechanic to join our hardworking and lively team in Colchester Ford. On offer is a fantastic basic salary and a generous OTE! And, to top it off you’ll receive plenty of career development opportunities including industry leading manufacturer training.
Our Smart Repair Technicians / Mechanics play an important role in our aftersales team by providing exceptional customer experiences. They are responsible for ensuring that the high quality of body paint and application is consistent throughout the process for each vehicle and that the most appropriate paint type is used every time.
So, if you’re up for the challenge and ready to take your automotive carer up a gear then read on to learn more about what we’re looking for.

About you

You’ll have an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent and heaps of industry experience. You will also have a full and valid UK driving licence.
To be successful in this role you will be a fantastic team player with the ability to work on your initiative, have a keen eye for the finer details, and can demonstrate the effective use of PPE.
In addition, you will have an understanding of Health and Safety regulations including COSHH requirements. You will possess a detailed knowledge of automotive systems and the specific materials required for the repair process. You must also have the ability to work efficiently within manufacturers time allowances.
Why us...?
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, enhanced paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and additional earning potential through commission or bonus.
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.
If your application is successful we will conduct relevant employment checks prior to you starting with us. Depending on the role and responsibilities, these could include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We may also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check.
Please note: We will close vacancies once the required quality or number of applications has been received.

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