Technician

Date: 24 Jun 2024

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom

Company: inchcape

VW Manchester Van Centre - Vehicle Technician

£28,820.61 to £42,122.43  DOE + OTE up to circa £46k uncapped + Employee Benefits

40 hours a week

New Technicians are eligible for welcome bonuses totalling £1,500*

Benefits

At Inchcape we are all about rewarding hard work, that’s why we offer a benefits package with great perks from vehicle discounts to mental health support and much more…

  • We give financial peace of mind with guaranteed income for new colleagues, so whilst you're getting up to speed with the role your salary is topped up to your OTE potential*
  • Tool Insurance scheme - Inchcape cover up to the value of £10k
  • Colleague Introduction Award - recommend somebody for a role at Inchcape and you could earn up to £1000 once they’re full on-board with us
  • Family Friendly - Enhanced family friendly policies, giving you more time to spend with your family.
  • Annual leave - A minimum of 33 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays), rising with long service.
  • Looking to develop? - Grow your career with us, receive industry leading training from the brand you represent and our dedicated training team.
  • Your Wellbeing - We take employee wellbeing seriously at bravoauto, we offer a programme to support all our colleagues and families with whatever challenges they may face.
  • Your Discount - From Apple to Asda and everything in between, we offer discounts that save you money every day.
  • Your Finances - Effortlessly grow your savings with our Share Scheme, we will match up to 7% when you enrol into our flexible pension scheme and have peace of mind with our free life assurance cover and much more.
  • Your Recognition - We put our colleagues at the heart of what we do with ongoing recognition and an annual event to celebrate those that go over and above.
  • Drive with us - We offer discounts and offers on both new & used vehicles and servicing for you, your friends and family.
  • Your Health - From gym discounts to cash healthcare plans, find everything you need to look after your health.
  • Cycle to Work - Get a bike and or cycling gear at a significantly reduced price.
  • Community Volunteering day - Every colleague has an additional day to spend volunteering for a charity or good cause of their choice, as well as the option to get involved in our company wide charity initiatives.
  • A company that cares - We believe Inchcape is for everyone and we’re dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace.

Job Introduction

An Inchcape Vehicle Technician will have superb technical knowledge, a professional attitude, and will ensure that the highest quality of service is maintained. In return you’d be working with a company that genuinely cares about its colleagues and maintains some of the most pristine and prestigious showrooms and workshops in the country.
 

Main Responsibilities

  • Carry our vehicle maintenance and repair
  • Utilising your technical knowledge
  • Testing, diagnosing, and resolving faults
  • Suggesting and making improvements to processes
  • Working on electrical and mechanical systems
  • Inspecting components for wear and tear
  • Repairing and replacing parts
  • Checking vehicle subsystems
  • Liaising with customers where necessary
  • Supporting other Technicians in the Workshop

The Ideal Candidate

  • The knowledge to use modern diagnostic equipment
  • The capability of working to the highest quality standards
  • Great team player and communication skills
  • Maintain high standards of house-keeping
  • Prior experience of working to efficiency targets
  • A full UK driving license
  • Experience within a main automotive dealer preferable, but not essential
  • VOSA approved MOT tester also an advantage but not essential
  • Must hold a level 3 Vehicle Maintenance & Repair NVQ or equivalent
     

About Us

Inchcape is a leading independent global automotive distributor and retailer. We aim to deliver an outstanding customer experience at every one of our franchised dealerships, and to support this all our dealerships have specialist, manufacturer trained staff to ensure you and your car receive the best possible attention.

OUR VISION: To be the world’s most trusted automotive Distributor.
Inchcape is ambitious! We are pursuing a strategy of growth, both organically and by acquisition, across the globe. We have a number of exciting opportunities for equally ambitious talent.

*Terms & Conditions; £1,000 sign-on bonus payable in month after probation ends. £500 additional bonus payable after 6-months (or 3 months after probation end). Further T&C’s apply.

At Inchcape 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. You may be just the right person for this or other roles. Please get in touch!