Vehicle Technician, Swansea

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Salary: £

Vacancy:  Vehicle Technician

Location:  Gravells Swansea

Salary:     Competitive plus benefits

Hours:     39  hours per week plus alternative Saturdays

  Monday - Thursday, 8.30am - 5.00pm; Friday, 8.30am - 4.00pm

  alternate Saturdays, 8.30am - 12.00pm.

Customers are the focus of all we do, and we’re committed to providing the highest levels of service and aftercare.

A vacancy has become available in our busy Swansea Workshop and are looking for  a highly enthusiastic and motivated technician to join our Aftersales Team.

As a Franchised Main Dealer, we ensure that no-one is better qualified to look after our vehicles. Our Technicians are trained to manufacturer standards and have access to regular support and technical information. 

Within the dealership, we utilise the latest diagnostic technology, tools, and best practice processes so you can offer our customers the very best assistance with their service or repair. You will be responsible for the diagnosis, repair, and service of the full range of vehicles. 

Key Duties:   

  • Undertake the timely repair and servicing of customer vehicles in accordance with the brands technical standards.
  • Conduct full examinations of vehicles and identify non-routine defects, or additional faults either in the workshop or during road tests.
  • Undertake Electronic Vehicle Health Checks
  • Undertake vehicle road testing for diagnosis and to test repairs.
  • Work closely with the service team and ensuring they are kept informed of the progress of work on customer vehicles and they are fully briefed on work completed. Discuss technical issues/works with directly customers when requested.
  • Provide a knowledgeable, courteous, responsive, and efficient service to all workshop customers personifying the brand.
  • Obtain appropriate authorisation if additional work is required on a vehicle. 
  • Build and maintain a high level of technical competence for diagnosing and servicing vehicles and utilise regular training and support information provided by Renault.
  • Offer technical advice and support to workshop apprentices when requested by a Master Technician.
  • Be open to try new methods of work designed to improve efficiency.

Person Requirements

  • You will need to be an experienced, technician with a relevant formal qualification (IMI/City & Guilds) 
  • Possess good communication skills with the ability to explain technical information to colleagues and customers accurately and concisely.
  • Passionate about the industry, and committed to the development of your technical knowledge and skills.
  • Customer focused, able to keep customers experience and safety in mind throughout the service or diagnosis and repair
  • Team Player – assist other technicians when workshop is under pressure, and take ownership of any safety issues you identify in the workshop. 
  • Thorough and able to work with defined processes and guidelines.
  • Quality focused with first time fix mentality. 
  • Honest with high levels of integrity

Benefits:

  • 30 days Holidays per annum inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Staff Car Ownership Scheme
  • Competitive Rates of Pay
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme available
  • Manufacturer dedicated training programmes

Interested candidates should contact Scott Ridings, Service Manager

on 01792 560040 or email  scott.ridings@gravells.com

Added: 18 September 2018

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