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Vehicle Technician - Shrewsbury

Location
Wrexham, Clwyd
Salary
£24,300
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Sep 2022

We are the AA. And we keep everyone's show on the road. There for our customers wherever and whenever they need us, we're always ready for anything. That's why, for over 100 years, we've continued to evolve and adapt. Today, as the nation's number one motoring organisation, we offer a range of excellent products and services to millions of customers.

Salary: £24,300 base salary plus up to £5,000 bonus and package

Hours: Predominantly Monday - Friday, 0815 - 1730

This is the job

Based out of either, Shrewsbury, Wrexham, Crewe, Stoke on Trent, you will provide a quality, professional and effective Assessment of Clients vehicles against pre-specified criteria.

You will provide advice and assistance within your own area of competence, ensuring that in cases where a client requires information, or assistance, they are directed to the appropriate Team Leader or AA service or department.

As standard, all tooling required for the role is provided, as well as a work mobile and uniform (including PPE and foul weather uniform).

What will I be doing?

  • Contributing to the effective operation and commercial benefit of AA business by providing a vehicle Mechanical Report to AA business customers/organisations
  • Promoting the AA and its services by projecting an efficient and professional image at all times
  • Carrying out vehicle checks to a high standard on client's premises against set criteria within set time frames
  • Working on site without direct supervision from their line manager/superior
  • Ensuring the optimum use of time and costs when undertaking diagnostic work
    • Ensuring any equipment issued is kept safe and used as per training and is recharged every night or as required
    • Maintaining a high level of knowledge in the field of automotive systems ensuring that all equipment tooling can be used in an efficient and correct manner
    • Working to AA issued codes of conduct covering personal standards
    • Maintaining a high standard of serviceability and cleanliness all of the equipment, uniform and tooling issued. Reporting any loss, theft or breakage to line manager immediately
    What do I need?

    Qualifications and Experience

    • L2 City and guilds in mechanical (or above)
    • L2 NVQ in mechanical (or above)
    • Must be able to attend a residential training period of up to 1 week
    • Driving licence (car) with max 6 points
    • Be able to get to client's sites (no company vehicle provided)

    Desirable:

    • Willingness to progress
    • Ability to work independently and as part of an onsite team
    • Ability to work with other workers not employed by the AA on the same working site
    • Previous car inspection or appraisal work
    • Previous MOT experience
    Additional Information

    What else is expected of me?

    Good conduct matters at the AA. It's very important that you act with honesty & integrity, are respectful of others and have a consistent desire to do the right thing. Everyone at the AA lives these behaviours, so we are all able to support the delivery of good outcomes for our customers.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 717075114-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: The AA
    The AA
  • Location: Wrexham, Clwyd
  • Salary: £24,300
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent