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Vehicle Technician

Vauxhall Newcastle, Newcastle

Basic salary up to 28,800 and OTE up to 32,800 dependent upon skills & experience
Basic salary up to 28,800 and OTE up to 32,800 dependent upon skills & experience
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Job description

Here at Bristol Street Motors Vauxhall Newcastle 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.

Our vehicle technicians/mechanics receive full manufacturer training, competitive basic salary, achievable team bonus, Tool insurance, 31 days holiday, access to holiday purchase scheme, contributory pension scheme, share incentive plan and access to our rewards platform which gives you discounts and cash back from a host of retailers!

Our hours of work are 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday. You will also be required to work alternate Saturday mornings as part of the departmental rota.

Our Service and Maintenance Technicians are expected to undertake the following duties therefore depending on your level of experience your package will be reviewed in line with your skillset:

  • The Ability to undertake basic servicing & repairs on current models
  • Be able to replace fast fit items
  • Interpret and complete department paperwork, including Service check sheets, healthchecks, and PDI sheets
  • Operate our CitNOW system
  • Undertake Road tests
  • Ability to carry out basic electrical and mechanical repairs
  • Be able to remove and refit major units i.e. engines and gearboxes
  • Have the ability to fit manufacturer accessories and audio equipment
  • Basic understanding of the manufacturer's warranty system
  • Willingness to attend training courses and achieve acceptable pass in post-test exams
  • Ability to strip down and recondition major units
  • Ability to use manufacturer diagnostic equipment to rectify basic concerns

Our packages are reflective of each applicants experience and skillset therefore we are offering an OTE of up to £34,000 if you also hold a MOT licence otherwise, OTE will be up to £32,800.

In order to be successful, you must hold:

  • A relevant formal qualification in Automotive City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3
  • Recent experience within a dealership environment
  • A full UK Driving Licence
  • Own set of tools

If you are successful, you can look forward to 23 days holidays and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice including: individual performance-related bonus, share incentive plan, Vertu rewards and pension scheme.

If you are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry please apply now.


  • Vertu Reward Scheme
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity
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2 City West Business Park
Scotswood Road
, , Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
, NE4 7DF