Vehicle Technician

Vacancy posted: Monday, 5 September 2016

Salary: £Excellent Salary & Benefits & Share Options!
Location: Kirkcaldy

Vehicle Technician - Kirkcaldy

Peter Vardy is the fastest growing motor retailer in its sector and has ambitious plans for the future. Our vision is to create the world’s best motor retail operation as measured by our colleagues, customers and investors. The company has won Sunday Times Awards for being a Top 100 Company to work for and has a real commitment to gaining success through colleague satisfaction. An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Service Department for a talented & dynamic Time Served Vehicle Technician.

Key Responsibilities

  • Recover defective or damaged vehicles in line with Service Manager’s instructions.
  • Carry out testing and diagnostic work, interpreting repair order instructions and technical information.
  • Discuss any work requiring specialist skills with the workshop supervisor/controller.
  • Plan necessary work and order parts to ensure vehicles are ready as promptly as possible.
  • Carry out all service and repair work to company and manufacturer standards, making effective use of time and resources.
  • Carry out MOT testing of vehicles and complete necessary paperwork in line with regulations if applicable.
  • Accurately report vehicle faults and work carried out, for ease of reference by service reception.
  • Train and mentor apprentices when required.
  • Maintain work area, tools and equipment in a safe and clean condition.
  • Maintain correct warranty procedures in line with defined company procedures.
  • Maintain knowledge of technical developments through attending training courses and developmental activities as required.

The ideal candidate should have exposure to working within the automotive industry and be time served.

Person Specification

Reliable
Focused
Target Driven
Ambitious and hungry to succeed
A driver’s licence is essential for this role
You must have experience of working in a similar role

What makes us different?

At Peter Vardy we offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package, together with the opportunity to join a highly professional team with the exceptional and exciting Vauxhall franchise. We are interested in growing our talent internally and are very proud of our colleagues. Every Peter Vardy colleague is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

Peter Vardy Partnership Share Options
Discounts on the purchase of new Vauxhall vehicles + Fantastic BMW vehicle leasing deals
World class incentives – like no other business!
Contributory pension scheme
Award winning training
Childcare Vouchers
Cycle to work schemes
Occupation sick pay scheme
Aftersales discounts
Career development opportunities
Regular activities for the whole family
Giving back opportunities
32 days holiday (including your birthday off!)    

Due to a high level of applications only successful candidates will be contacted.

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This job has been on the site for more than a week and could be removed at any time! Get your application in now before you miss out!Apply now
Contact Name Jade Hazard
Telephone 0141 773 6236

About Peter Vardy Ltd

Peter Vardy Limited is one of the most exciting new names to enter motor retailing for many years.


We're a young, vibrant company with a fresh approach and a mission to offer something different to both colleagues and customers. Our dealerships are fun places to be with a lively atmosphere and the guarantee of a friendly welcome.


We believe colleague satisfaction is the route to customer satisfaction so we make sure our working environments have the latest equipment and our colleagues receive the support they need.

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