Job Vacancy for an Experienced Mechanic

A full time position for an experienced mechanic has become available at Wells Motors.

Job Title: Motor Mechanic/Technician (MOT qualification advantageous)

Location: Wells Motors, 17 Unit Factory Estate, Argyle Street, Hull. HU3 1HD

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: Full time (40 hours per week with potential for overtime). Usual working hours 8:30-5:30 Monday-Friday with some Saturday mornings.
Salary: To be negotiated (£18,500 – £25,000 depending on qualifications and experience).
Starting: As soon as possible.

Wells Motors is a local family business that has been trading for over 30 years. We offer MOTs, services, repairs, tyres and other replacements. We are looking for an experienced mechanic with a “can-do” attitude to contribute to our team.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

The Motor Mechanic/Technician will:

have some direct contact with existing or potential customers so will need to be well-presented (uniform to be supplied);
possess a ‘can-do’ attitude and be willing to explore all options surrounding each task;
have good manual dexterity;
be able to work alone and as part of a team;
have suitable fitness levels;
be able to follow instructions;
possess good communication skills;
possess excellent knowledge about motor vehicles;
possess their own tools to use for the job (which would be insured through the company);
be methodical and organised;
have good concentration levels;
be able to work to strict deadlines;
have a strong interest in motor vehicles.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

Desirable:
City & Guilds Vehicle Maintenance and Repair or a BTEC National Certificate in Vehicle Repair and Technology;
Qualified MOT tester.

Essential:
Demonstrable motor diagnostic and repair experience;
Full driving licence.

JOB DESCRIPTION

This role requires commitment to approaching all activity in a professional and safe manner. Duties include:

Inspecting, servicing, repairing and testing of motor vehicles;
planning and prioritising work in order to complete on time;
carrying out routine inspections to diagnose repairs or work required;
diagnosing and carrying out repairs for each task individually and offering suggestions surrounding how each can be fixed without a need to always do so with new parts;
ensuring parts are available if required to carry out repairs;
upholding company standards and provide exceptional customer service.

HOURS

Monday – Friday, 08.30 – 17.30 and some Saturdays. Overtime is available but only as required.

Interested applicants will need to send their CV via email (mike@wellsmotors.karoo.co.uk), by post (location at top of advert) or in person during opening times.

You will be contacted as soon as possible to inform you that your application has been received and whether you have been considered for interview.

For further information, feel free to contact Julie Wells via telephone (01482 227130 during working hours, 07951 340231 outside of working hours).