Motor Vehicle Repair Mechanic

22-06-2022 09:45 AM

Motor Vehicle Technician - Police Vehicles - Days
London - Rainham
Salary: £38,404.81+ Bonus.

We're currently looking to recruit an experienced Motor Vehicle Technician to service and maintain a range of Police vehicles from their state-of-the-art depot in Rainham. As an experienced Vehicle Technician, you will be tasked with the upkeep of a fleet of vehicles, ensuring they are reliable and can be called upon when needed.

The Job
Reporting to the Service Manager, you will be responsible for.

  • Servicing, maintaining, and repairing a wide fleet of vehicles - Ford, BMW, Vauxhall, Ford, and Mercedes Benz Sprinter vans
  • Diagnosing faults and error codes.
  • Complete MOT's checks
  • Be able to perform complete engine strip downs and fault find any problems
  • Conducting maintenance / service work as per the maintenance schedule.

The candidate
Candidates will have the following skills and experience.

  • Hold Master Technician qualifications or senior technician level
  • C&G 1 & 2 in Motor Vehicle Studies or equivalent NVQ Levels 2 & 3.
  • Manufacturer training through For, Vauxhall or BMW is preferable
  • Be able to perform in depth fault finding and diagnostics
  • Experience working with new vehicles over the last three years.

What's on offer.

  • Basic salary of £38,404.81
  • Opportunity to earn more through overtime.
  • Work in a state-of-the-art workshop
  • Company provides training
  • Substantial annual bonus.

How to apply.

To apply, please call Sandra Brown on 07441391174, or send a copy of your CV to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!