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Workshop Technician

Reference: NOV20238991
Expiry date: 2023-11-23 18:30:00.000
Location: Cardiff
Salary: £37,500 Per Annum
Benefits: A superb range of exclusive, employee only benefits and discounts

Salary: £37,500 OTE (£33k Basic + Bonus + Overtime)

Hours: 42.5 /week MON-FRI 08:00-17:30 + 1 in 2 SATs 8:00-12:00 (Paid at time and half)

If you are a proven Vehicle Technician, Service Technician, MOT Tester or Automotive Mechanic seeking the next step in your career, we'd love to hear from you! 

Join the UK’s leading vehicle rental specialists in this fantastic opportunity as a Workshop Technician at our fully equipped, crisp, and modern workshop in CARDIFF, and take advantage of our fantastic OTE of up to £37,500 (£33k basic pa + £2,400 pa bonus OTE + Training Retention Bonuses up to £1,500 + Overtime).

We proudly offer our Workshop Technicians: greater work/life balance, clear career progression opportunities, excellent paid-to-train Training Retention Bonuses, and arguably a more manageable workload than you would find in the wider Automotive industry. 

Not to mention:

  • 24 days annual leave rising to 26 with service (+ bank holidays) plus an extra day's holiday to celebrate your birthday each year.
  • Free company life assurance (2x basic salary)
  • Access to well-being services incl. assistance programme, a remote GP service, Health Cash Plan, Dental Plan & Travel Insurance
  • Discounted, flexible Gym memberships
  • Exclusive employee vehicle-leasing schemes
  • Company Pension and save-as-you-earn share scheme.
  • Unlimited access to a comprehensive benefits scheme with a vast range of retailer discounts and cashback deals (incl. Tesco, Asda, Currys, B&Q and Wickes, to name just a few!)

Our Commitment to Training:

Whether you want to develop in your current role or are hungry to learn new skills and take on greater responsibilities, we can help you build a personalised plan to give you the training and support you’re looking for. 

Our  IMI Accredited Training Academy provides eligible staff members excellent training and retention cash bonuses in:

  • Diagnostics: IDS / Texa / Star / Diag Box
  • Hybrid & EV Vehicle Repair
  • Braking Systems
  • Tail Lifts
  • Electrics

Alternatively, for those trained to Level 2, we’ll help you complete a training needs analysis so we can build you an individual training program for you to increase your skill set.

We’d love to hear from you if:

  • you’re an experienced Level 2 or Level 3 Technician or Mechanic
  • you enjoy a broad mix of work including servicing, general maintenance, warranty work and recalls
  • You come from a fast-paced background – with the technical skills to solve each job quickly and safely.
  • You take pride in providing a great customer experience to every customer, every day!

We are also part of something bigger – with over 60 Northgate Vehicle Hire branches nationwide, we are a crucial part of one of the UK's most influential Automotive groups, Redde Northgate plc - few other businesses can offer you the support and long-term security as us; this is an excellent opportunity to progress your career!

So why not Join our Team?

If you would love to join our fantastic team as a Vehicle Technician, we’d love to hear from you - apply below with just one click!

You can apply today with or without a CV by clicking on the link below and filling out a short application form. 

We’ll be in touch for a chat soon!