North East Accident Repair Centre, Newcastle Group Bodyshop
Contract Type: Permanent
Excellent earning potential
Market leading employee benefits
There has never been a more exciting time to become part of Lookers. We are proud to have recently been voted one of the UK's Top Employers and looking after both our people and our customers is at the heart of everything we do.
About the role
At Audi we pride ourselves on our reputation for delivering the highest quality of service to all our customers and with ambitious plans for the future; we are now looking for a Mechanical and Electrical Trim Technician to identify damaged mechanical and electrical components on vehicles and removing and refitting before and after the vehicle is refinished. Your work will be both professional and cost-effective and ensure high quality standards are met so that customer satisfaction remains a priority.
We know that our technician teams really are at the heart of ensuring our world class service is delivered to our customers, not only when they purchase a car but every time they visit us for a routine service, or just need help with the up keep of their vehicle. This work directly influences the experience our customers have, so it's crucial that we get it right first time, every time.
If you are trained in vehicle body and paint operations and have experience in mechanical and electrical trim/body fitting we want to hear from you. Experience working in a similar role as a technician and in using up to date repair equipment and body repair methods is required. You will be passionate about the quality of work you deliver and committed to providing five star customer service and be motivated to contribute to our continued success as a team.
In recognition of the hard work, flexibility and commitment of our people we have recently introduced a new and improved industry leading benefits package. This includes competitive basic salaries, enhanced holidays that increase with service, critical illness cover after 2 years, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and high earning potential through commission or bonus.
As well as working with a great bunch of people you can also benefit from ongoing development with investment in specific brand and management training and the opportunity of a long term career path with one of the UK's Top Employers 2017 and 2018.
If your application is successful we will conduct relevant employment checks prior to you starting with us. Depending on the role, these could include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We may also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check.
Please note: We will close vacancies once the required quality or number of applications has been received.
At Lookers we are proud to represent more than 30 leading car manufacturers. We offer our customers a wide variety of new, nearly new and used cars and vans. Our car and van dealerships are located throughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Ireland.
Lookers Group is one of the UK’s most established automotive retailers, having recently celebrated this at the Motor Trader industry awards winning:
Dealer Group of the Year Award 2016
CEO of the Year Award 2016
At the centre of how we operate are our five core values:
Nice - Working with colleagues to create an atmosphere that makes customers feel special and want to smile
Informative – Become an expert, continuously building knowledge and sharing it with others
Caring – Treating everyone as your best friend and creating positive, memorable experiences
Enthusiastic – Be passionate about your role - Smile!
Responsive – Responding to colleagues and customers as individuals and dealing with their requirements positively and quickly.