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Vauxhall Sunderland

Basic salary of up to 31,440 and OTE of up to 35,440 PLUS 1000 sign on bonus!
Basic salary of up to 31,440 and OTE of up to 35,440 PLUS 1000 sign on bonus!
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Job description

Here at Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall Sunderland we have a fantastic opportunity for a Service & Maintenance Technician to join our business. If you have recently qualified, or have experience from either a main dealer or independent garage we want to hear from you.

We are offering a basic salary of up to £31,440 with an OTE of up to £35,440 working 42 hours per week along with a £1000 sign on bonus that you will receive in after month one of employment.

We are also offering a sign on bonus of £1000 after month 1 of your employment and another £1000 after month 13.

Our Technicians are a fundamental part of our Aftersales team and are responsible for accurately completing repair and service records, as well as any other appropriate activities.

You will have a full understanding of the Group Vehicle preparation process and have a proven ability to carry out basic electrical and mechanical repairs. Your duties will include road testing vehicles after repair, using diagnostic equipment and stripping down and reconditioning major units.

You will be working on both cars and transit vehicles in this role so experience in a commercial technician role would be advantageous but is not essential.

If your experience is from a volume franchised dealers or an independent garage we would love to talk to you about joining our team. You will be provided with full manufacturer training from Vauxhall and Peugeot along with industry leading progression opportunities.

In order to be successful, you must possess the following:

  • A relevant formal qualification in Automotive City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3
  • Own Set of Tools (we have preferential rates with tool suppliers)
  • Full UK Driving Licence

We are proud to be the Motor Retailer who invests more in our colleague's personal development than any other, so if you are successful, you can look forward to on-going training opportunities that provide you with the right career path, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice which includes:

  • 25 days holiday rising with length of service - plus bank holidays
  • Access to our online rewards platform giving you cash back and discounts for multiple retailers
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Tool Insurance
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity


  • Vertu Reward Scheme
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity
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Alexandra Avenue
Hylton Riverside
, , Sunderland
, SR5 2TB