Vehicle Mechanic / MOT Tester

  • Job Reference: i4J-GHG-4816
  • Date Posted: 31 October 2018
  • Recruiter: I4 Jobs
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  • Location: Leyland, Chorley, Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £26,990
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job title:                Vehicle Mechanic / MOT Tester

Salary:                  Basic Salary of £23,000 for a qualified MOT Tester depending on experience, plus currently up to £3,990 bonus, so OTE £26,990

Location:               Leyland, Preston, Chorley area

Job type:               Full time, Permanent

Benefits:               Company car, Commission, Employee discount of purchases and servicing, 28 days paid holiday

Hours:                   8.30am - 5.00pm Monday - Friday, Alternate Saturday mornings 8.30am - 12.30pm on a rota basis.


Business overview

Our client is a well-established main car dealership in the Leyland area. This company are currently looking for an experienced Vehicle Mechanic / MOT Tester to join their busy Leyland dealership.


About you

Are you an MOT tester used to working on all models of cars? If so, this Vehicle Mechanic / MOT Tester position could be for you.


Job description for Vehicle Mechanic / MOT Tester

This role involves MOT testing, vehicle diagnosis, preparation and repairing, carrying out test drives on vehicles to diagnose existing faults, and recording all faults and findings.

You will demonstrate effective use of technical knowledge and skills enabling efficient, economic and safe servicing and repair of customer vehicles, whilst working to deadlines and targets



The ideal candidate will be level 3 qualified (or equivalent). You must have a full UK driving licence.


Requirements of a Vehicle Mechanic / MOT Tester

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A team player
  • Strong fault finding and problem solving skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong customer focus
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure


Company benefits

  • 28 days paid holidays per year including bank holidays
  • Servicing
  • MOTs
  • Tyres
  • Car Purchases