Vehicle Technician - Shaftesbury

Automotive, Commercial
£30,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
+ Up to £300 Bonus per month
Contract Type:
Full Time

The Role:

We are currently at work searching for a tried and tested Vehicle Technician to work for one of our long-standing clients at their dealership set-up based near Shaftesbury, Dorset. Our client is in great need of a confident and qualified person, well-prepared and enthused to work within a professional main dealer environment.

The ideal Vehicle Technician will have developed skills and a great mechanical knowledge so that they can confidently work on any light vehicle presented to them.

Responsibilities & Requirements of a Vehicle Technician:

To be considered for the role, you will ideally be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, City & Guilds or hold equivalent qualifications (further training can be provided)

You will ideally have at least a year’s practice or training experience in a busy, workshop environment

If you have experience with MOT testing, running diagnostics or hold higher qualifications – there are many significant benefits!

A full UK driving licence

The ability to communicate with customers effectively

A sound mechanical knowledge

Franchise dealership experience preferred – but not essential!


Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum (experience & qualification dependent)

+ Up to £300 Bonus per month + salary reviews & other benefits

Hours: [Full-Time] Monday – Friday (8:00am – 5:30pm)

[Including 30minutes lunch & 2x 15minute breaks]

Overtime: Saturdays (negotiable rota) 5 hours | No Sunday work!!!

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed as a Vehicle Technician, then we would like to hear from you.

**Don’t worry if your CV is out of date**

Please get in touch and we can work with you to do the rest!

To apply for this role and find out more details, please forward your CV to Jacob Ford at Silcom Recruitment, or call 02380 012 300 in strict confidence.