• Motor Vehicle Technician – Hassocks

    Location: Hassocks

    Job Type: Permanent - Full Time

    Contact: Miss Robertson

    Contact Telephone: 01273 845544

    Contact Email: [email protected]

    Job Ref: PDH004


    PDH Motor Group are the premier Fiat, Abarth, Alfa Romeo and Jeep dealer in Sussex and have been serving our customers for nearly 50 years. We therefore require someone that has the relevant commitment to use their industry experience to complete high quality maintenance, diagnostic and servicing activities in our franchised dealership.

    The Role

    We are seeking a qualified Vehicle Technician to join our dealership in Hassocks and assist in providing a high quality and efficient vehicle service offering for our customers. Working as part of a team and reporting to the Workshop Controller, this role offers you the opportunity to put your technical expertise to use and solve complex technical issues, whilst gaining new skills and exposure to new vehicle models and methods of working.

    Responsibilities

    • It is essential that you have excellent time keeping
    • It is essential that you have total commitment towards Health & Safety within the workplace
    • Complete scheduled vehicle servicing in line with manufacturer guidelines
    • Undertake diagnostic activities to identify causes and solutions for customer vehicle issues
    • Conduct visual health checks (VHC) on all vehicles and provide a comprehensive report with expert advice and recommendations for customers
    • Repairing & replacing faulty parts and components
    • Producing time estimates
    • Ensuring that the vehicle is road safe
    • Writing service reports on the work carried out
    • Liaise directly with customers and service advisors, providing outstanding customer service
    • Ensure vehicle servicing activities are completed in a safe and high quality manner, in line with both internal and manufacturer requirements
    • Participate in ongoing training and development to ensure product and service knowledge is up to date
    • Contribute to our process improvements and innovations
    • Mentor and provide guidance to apprentice technicians, where applicable

    Required Skills and Experience

    You will be a City of Guilds Level 3 or NVQ Level 3 qualified vehicle technician with a full UK driving licence, ideally with manufacturer experience. In addition to your prior experience, you will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

    • Excellent problem solving skills and strong attention to detail
    • A strong customer service focus with the ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience
    • Outstanding organisation and time management skills with the ability to work to deadlines as an individual or as part of a team

    The Company

    PDH Motor Group has been established since 1973 with strong values that put our people and customers at the heart of everything we do. Benefits available to our colleagues in addition to a generous salary packages include:

    • Monthly team target bonus
    • Comprehensive Tool insurance at no cost to you
    • Colleague discounts on new and used vehicles, parts and servicing
    • Recognition and effort rewards
    • £500 Colleague Referral Bonus
    • Life assurance at no cost to you
    • Friendly family working atmosphere

    If this sounds like you, please send a quick email to [email protected] together with your cv & contact details to be considered for this exciting opportunity.