Vehicle Technician / Mechanic – Toyota. Level 2+ (Basford) – 16918 Ref: 16918

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
+ 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 Technician
£33,017 OTE
Plus Vehicle Purchase Schemes, Tool Insurance Scheme, 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:

At Inchcape Toyota we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, and believe that Inchcape is for Everyone. So if you’re excited about this role and you share our values to deliver great experiences through fresh thinking and working better together, we encourage you to apply.

We are all Brand Ambassadors and 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 Technician 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 Technician role:

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

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

Vehicle Technician 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
+ Attending specialised training as required
+ Working as a full member of the Centre team, working with colleagues to provide a seamless and outstanding service to customers

About you:

+ Ideally have a minimum of NVQ Level 2 in motor vehicle maintenance (or comparable).
+ 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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