Vehicle Mechanic – Toyota. Level 2+ (Rayleigh) – 16981 Ref: 16981

Up to £36,000 DOE + Benefits

Ready to join the largest car company in the world? Does this sound like you?

+ Aptitude, desire and ability to follow procedures and solve problems
+ Always curious with a willingness to learn and develop in order to stay on top of latest innovation and new technology
+ Confident communicator with both customers and colleagues
+ A keen eye for detail and recognising the importance of giving every car in our workshop the highest standard of care
+ Enjoy working in a high-pressured environment
+ A can-do attitude
+ Ability to support others with less experience eg. apprentices
+ Ideally a record of working within the automotive industry in a similar position

Role Info:

Vehicle Mechanic
Up to £36,000 DOE
Plus Vehicle Purchase Discounts, Contributory Pension, Life Assurance Scheme, Training and on-going development with the Award-Winning Toyota Academy, Opportunity for career progression, Plus other excellent benefits/incentives

About us:

We are the UK's largest privately owned Toyota group, with dealerships across the South East and West Midlands. As we expand, we are looking for hard-working and enthusiastic people to join us and progress their careers.

An award-winning company, our foremost objective is to offer complete customer satisfaction to every one of our valued customers. We are all Brand Ambassadors and we live and breathe the Toyota brand and values. We are by nature passionate about the services and support that we offer our customers.

We are committed to building a diverse workforce and culture – everyone is welcome. Joining us as a Vehicle Mechanic offers you the opportunity to thrive. You’ll develop your career with one of the world's most prestigious companies, working alongside some of the industry’s best talent. We are constantly evolving so there is always something new just around the corner!

The Vehicle Mechanic Role:

As a Vehicle Mechanic, you’ll be confident in communicating with different people, asking for help, and following procedures whilst always learning new skills and techniques. As a Steven Eagell Toyota Mechanic, you’ll be interested in working for one of the largest automotive manufacturers in the world.

Working at Steven Eagell Toyota, you’ll be proud to represent our brand, and you’ll be able to thrive in an exciting environment where your role as Mechanic will be vital to the Centre’s success.

Vehicle Mechanic Key Responsibilities:

+ Carrying out vehicle services and repairs, in accordance with Toyota technical standards, ensuring we deliver a great customer experience
+ Examining vehicles, diagnosing non-routine defects, with knowledge gained about the vehicles and relevant technologies
+ Reporting defects against Department of Environment (MOT) and Vehicle Safety Report (VSR) standards
+ Carrying out jobs within budgeted time, maintaining your own productivity
+ Taking responsibility for daily maintenance of tools and equipment, reporting any defects
+ Working in accordance with key Toyota or Centre processes
+ Liaising with customers directly where relevant and appropriate, listening carefully to build rapport and answering questions in a warm and professional manner to summarise details of work required or carried out
+ Coaching and supporting apprentice technicians, explaining, guiding and enabling others to learn

About you:

+ Qualified Level 2 Vehicle Technician or Diagnostic Technician
+ Previous work experience within an automotive repair environment is preferable
+ Must hold a Full UK Drivers Licence
+ Technical aptitude, process-driven, and a fast learner
+ Organised in the workplace
+ Confident communicator and ready to ask questions and learn
+ Passionate about problem-solving and finding solutions to challenges

Ready to join the largest car company in the world?

Since Toyota's foundation, we have acted in accordance with our Guiding Principles to produce reliable vehicles and the sustainable development of society through ever-changing innovation and the provision of high-quality products and services.

Toyota will lead the future mobility society, enriching lives around the world with the safest and most responsible ways of moving people. Through our commitment to quality, ceaseless innovation, and respect for the planet, we strive to exceed expectations and be rewarded with a smile.

We will meet challenging goals by engaging the talent and passion of people who believe there is always a better way.

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Team.

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