Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire
Salary: £11.00 - £13.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J566
Contact Name: Justin Norley
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Mechanical Technician to join one of the UK's leading vehicle body shops based near Hinckley Leicestershire. Reporting to the Work Shop Controller, the key objectives are to undertake the mechanical repair of damaged vehicles in accordance with the correct repair methodology. This role will pay up to £35,000 per annum dependent upon experience.

*£11.00 - £13.00 per hour
*Monthly bonus typically of £500.00 - £600.00
*Working 8.5 hours per day
*28 days annual leave including bank holidays
*Accurately record work completed on each vehicle
*Identify any additional repair work and liaise with the Estimator and Work Shop Controller to ensure work is completed.
*Where repair methodology is not available, assess and define the correct methodology in conjunction with the Estimator.
*Ensure all tools and equipment used are properly maintained and calibrated.
*Observe and adhere to Health and Safety and housekeeping standards to ensure a safe working environment.
*Complete other reasonable tasks or duties deemed to be within your capability.

The ideal candidate will be ATA apprentice trained and be able to demonstrate up to date knowledge of repair methodology through CPF. Be able to clearly demonstrate the necessary technical skills, reaching fast conclusions when appropriate.

The candidate will be able to plan their own workload, be able to clearly assess vehicle damage and complete the appropriate repairs within agreed timescales.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us on 0116 366 7602 and ask for Justin (

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