J&J Recruitment | Herne Bay

Vehicle Technician (Motorhomes)

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Motorhome Vehicle Technician / Mechanic job opportunity in Canterbury, Kent.

An attractive opportunity to join a home-grown, family run business that has grown in to a flourishing team of over 40 staff. You would be joining as one of two on-site vehicle technicians / mechanics to look after their stock of motorhomes, managing your own workshop area with full autonomy for a business that will trust you to get the job done right.

This business boasts a fantastic working environment, wonderful perks, which include use of a company motorhome for family holidays, and they have even won the Auto-Trader award for People and Culture.

 

About this Vehicle Technician / Mechanic job:

  • Around 90% of the work is internal, with a small amount of work on customer vehicles
  • Diagnostic and repair
  • Timing belt replacement
  • Inspection and appraisal of incoming vehicles for new stock, including test drives
  • Working closely with the service manager and habitation technicians to ensure that all vehicles are of a high standard
  • Delivery and collection of motorhome vehicles for MOTs (completed externally)
  • Regular training courses and development opportunities

 

Vehicle Technician / Mechanic working hours:

  • Monday to Friday
  • One Saturday per month on a rota, with additional Saturdays available as overtime
  • 08:30 – 17:00

 

About you, the ideal Motor Vehicle Technician / Mechanic in Kent:

  • You should be a qualified and experienced vehicle technician, able to work independently
  • A Vehicle Technician / Mechanic with NVQ Level 3 preferred, but someone with a large amount of Motor Vehicle Technician experience without this would be considered
  • Experience of service, maintenance and repair of a wide range of vehicles, including timing belts.
  • Experience with larger vehicles is preferred but not essential.
  • You should have your own tools, able to keep them and the workshop organised and clean
  • Willing to continuously develop your own expertise by attending training courses that will be offered to you
  • A desire to settle in to a company long-term
  • Full UK Driving License with no more than 3 points and no major endorsements
  • Own transport due to location

 

What’s in it for you?

  • A starting salary of £28,000 – £32,000+, negotiable on experience, plus overtime
  • 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays, increasing every 4 years
  • Company pension scheme
  • Use of a company motorhome, free of charge, for family holidays after completing your first year (just add fuel!)
  • On-site parking
  • An award winning working environment

 

If this Motor Vehicle Technician job in Canterbury, Kent, looks right for you, please apply with a full CV to J & J Recruitment Solutions or give us a call and speak with James.

Details

Canterbury, Kent
Automotive, Motor trade
£28,000 - £32,000 +
Full time, Permanent

Contact details

James Tomlinson
01227 369922

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