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Mobile Vehicle Technician

Reference: JUL20240659
Expiry date: 2024-07-17 17:30:00.000
Location: Southampton
Salary: £38,000.00 - £43,081.00 Per Annum
Benefits: A superb range of exclusive, employee only benefits and discounts

As the UK’s leading vehicle rental specialists, we make a commitment to keep our customers mobile, it’s what we do, so sometimes it just makes sense for us to go to them!

Join our team as a Mobile Vehicle Technician in Southampton and enjoy a fantastic OTE of up to £43,081 pa OTE (basic £38k pa+ £2,400 pa bonus OTE + Overtime). 

More importantly, there’s a great work/life balance working mainly ‘office hours’ Monday to Friday (we ask for 1 morning in every 4 Saturdays!) and your working day starts the moment to get in your van, ending when you’re safely back home. 

How we make sure you’re the best Mobile Vehicle Technician you can be?

Of course, it’s not just about a great salary - we make sure there’s countless things that make our Mobile Vehicle Technician opportunity the perfect next step too:

  • pre-planned diary of work, booked at least 5 days in advance with flexibility for you to map out your own day
  • new model, fully equipped, industry-leading company support vehicle
  • Access to and support of a dedicated workshop (1 of 60+ nationwide) to help your deliver a first class fix for those trickier jobs
  • fantastic quarterly bonus scheme
  • Regular voluntary overtime, paid at time and a half (subject to business needs)

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!)
  • We're excited to have recently launched Wagestream for all our colleagues - a Financial Wellbeing app that gives you more control over your pay. Not only does it let you choose when to get paid it also lets you put money aside each month and in addition you can get discounts on your shopping, check what benefits you're eligible for and can even put you in touch with a financial coach!

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. 

Through our in-house IMI accredited training centre and manufacturer-approved training, we make a commitment to you to regularly refresh your knowledge and can broaden your technical skills to include a wide range of specialisms including Hybrid & EV vehicle repair, Tail lift, braking systems, electrics etc.

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!

About Us:

With over 60 branches nationwide, Northgate Vehicle Hire are the UK’s go-to provider of light commercial vehicle rental solutions, partnering with some of the country’s most well-known organisations.  We have gained a reputation for being at the forefront of the LCV sector and for helping our customers when they need us most.

And we’re also part of something bigger – ZIGUP, a leading provider of integrated mobility solutions, supporting customers across the UK, Ireland, and Spain. Few other companies can match the support, development opportunities and long-term security we offer.  Unlock your potential in an industry-leading business, surrounded by inspiring individuals and leaders, fuelled by the opportunity to thrive in your career.

We are agile. We are experts. We are imaginative. We are reliable.

Keep your career moving, smarter.