Vehicle Technician / Mechanic – Toyota. Level 2+ (Weston Super Mare) – 17370 Ref: 17370

£25,858 - £36,909 Depending on Experience

Ready to join the largest car company in the world?

Howards are looking for a fully qualified Service, Senior, Diagnostic or Master Technician who can share our passion for automotive technology to work with us in Weston super Mare, working on a diverse and interesting range of vehicles.

Role info:

Vehicle Technician / Mechanic
Weston Super Mare
£25,858 – £36,909 Depending on Experience
Plus State of the Art Working Environment, Manufacturer Training, Bonus Scheme, Enhanced Annual Leave Package, Pension Package, Life Assurance Scheme, Training and Career Development

About us:

Established as a single family-owned garage in 1972, Howards have evolved into a multi-site group with dealerships not only in our hometown of Weston-Super-Mare but also Taunton, Yeovil, and Dorchester.

We have 23 dealerships overall, including our Used Car Centres. With over 50 years of automotive heritage, we are proud of the experience and reputation we have gained for delivering quality products and services that our customers can trust.

The Vehicle Technician / Mechanic role:

We like to invest in our technicians to ensure that we are ahead of the curve and ready to embrace the future of the automotive industry.

We want to develop you and your career to enable you to oversee your future in return for your challenging work and dedication to the brand you will receive.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Carrying out all servicing and repairs to the highest standard with efficient use of time
+ Carrying out any warranty and /or MOT work in line with Manufacturer’s and Statutory regulations, including completion of all paperwork in an accurate manner.
+ Planning work and ordering parts to ensure that the vehicle is ready when promised to the customer
+ Carrying out inspection and service routines.
+ Testing, diagnosing and repairing cars and light commercials in an efficient, skilful, and safe manner.
+ Providing accurate feedback on job sheets to process any claims and produce invoices.
+ Preparing new and used cars for display or customer delivery (where applicable)
+ Providing support and knowledge to the Technicians and the Service Reception Team.

About you:

+ You will need to be a qualified technician with a minimum of 3 years' experience – Proof of relevant formal qualification (IMI/City & Guilds or equivalent) will be requested during pre-employment checks.
+ An MOT tester or be in the immediate position to work towards becoming an MOT tester.
+ Possess effective communication skills with the ability to explain technical information to colleagues and customers accurately and concisely.
+ Passionate about the industry and committed to the development of your technical knowledge and skills.
+ Customer focused, able to keep customers experience and safety in mind throughout the service and repair
+ Team Player – assist other technicians when the workshop is under pressure and take ownership of any safety issues you identify in the workshop.
+ Thorough and able to work with defined processes and guidelines.
+ Quality focused with a first time fix mentality.
+ Honest with elevated levels of integrity

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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