Automotive Technician

Mechanical - Swindon, Wiltshire

Ref: 567Monday 9 May 2022

Up to £30,000 per annum




Job Title Automotive Technician
Location Swindon
Salary £25,000 - £30,000
Term Permanent


Out client is a 4x4 specialist and currently recruiting for a skilled Technician / Mechanic to work in a garage located in Swindon. This well-established business is known for its customer service and attention to detail. You will be responsible for ensuring the functionality and reliability of engines and mechanical systems.

Automotive Technician Main Duties

  • Inspect vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately
  • An excellent Technician must have manual dexterity and great attention to detail.
  • They must be able to work with various machines and tools as well as follow all safety precautions.
  • Inspect vehicle computer and electronic systems to repair, maintain and upgrade
  • Conduct routine maintenance work (replacing fluids, lubricating parts etc.) aiming for vehicle functionality and longevity
  • Schedule future maintenance sessions and advise motorists on good vehicle use
  • Repair or replace broken or dysfunctional parts and fix issues
  • Provide accurate estimates (cost, time, effort) for a repair or maintenance job
  • Keep logs on work and issues
  • Maintain equipment and tools in good condition

Automotive Technician Requirements

  • Proven experience as an auto mechanic, with a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and electronic components of vehicles
  • Working knowledge of vehicle diagnostic systems and methods
  • Ability to handle various tools (e.g. pliers) and heavy equipment (e.g. lift)
  • Willingness to observe all safety precautions for protections against accidents, dangerous fluids, chemicals etc.
  • Apprenticed served or relevant industry qualifications are required