Vehicle Service Technician VW

VW Commercial Droitwich

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Job Introduction                 

Due to continuing growth, we are recruiting for a Diagnostic Technician to join Listers Volkswagen Van Centre in Droitwich. Monday to Friday with 1 in 3 Saturday Mornings. There are various shift patterns you can choose from to support your work life balance.

As a Diagnostic Technician at Listers, you will be at the forefront of utilising our state of the art systems to diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues with VW vehicles. Your expertise will play a crucial role in ensuring the optimal performance of our customers vehicles, providing outstanding customer support, and collaborating with different departments across the business to achieve goals. 

Our packages and pay plans are industry-leading and are reflective of each applicant's experience and skillset. 

  • Basic salaries up to £40,000.
  • Bonus / OTE’s up to £43,000

Our well-equipped and modern facilities provide a professional environment for our staff whilst delivering a seamless service to our customers. We also offer outstanding development opportunities, with ongoing training provided to help you reach your full potential as a Volkswagen Qualified Service Technician or Master Technician.

For more information or an informal chat, you can call 07793 314819 to speak to a member of the recruitment team or just click apply.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Our technicians are responsible for the servicing, repair and diagnostics of all vehicles in the workshop, ensuring that all work is carried out to the highest standard first time.
  • The main responsibilities would include electrical and mechanical repairs, including suspension, steering, brakes, wheel bearings, driveshafts, exhausts and air conditioning servicing.
  • Additional responsibilities may include repairs and maintenance on EV and Hybrid vehicles such as the use of electronic diagnostic equipment, focusing on areas such as batteries, drive motor,  auxiliary drive pack & control systems.
  • You will have the ability to fit manufacturer accessories and audio equipment.
  • You will have a full understanding of Customer Satisfaction and its impact on the business.
  • You will be trained and able to operate additional systems, such as video reporting i.e CitNOW.
  • You also will be able to complete all service paperwork to manufacturer and brand standards.
  • Working closely with other members of the workshop team to constantly learn and share knowledge.
  • Utilise technical knowledge to repair and replace major components, such as Engines, Gearboxes, Fuel Systems.

About you

  • We consider candidates from all backgrounds who have experience working in the Automotive sector as a Vehicle Technician, Mechanic, HGV Mechanic, HGV Technician, Motor Mechanic, Motor Vehicle Technician, Car Mechanic, HGV Fitter, Auto Electrician, MOT Tester or Apprentice Vehicle Technician to join Listers.
  • Whether you work at an independent garage, fast fit centre, car supermarket or main dealer, we would be interested in talking to you.
  • As a minimum you will hold or working towards completion of your NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.
  • An Electric and Hybrid vehicle qualification or certification would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided.
  • MOT License would also be beneficial but not essential.
  • Full UK Driving licence.
  • As long as you can demonstrate good mechanical and electrical knowledge and an ability to ensure all work is carried out to a high standard, we have the training and facilities to help you make the next big step in your career.

What we offer

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company Pension
  • Wellness Programme
  • Sick Pay
  • Group life insurance
  • Staff discount on car servicing
  • Listers Benefits – discounts on retailers, restaurants, cinemas & holidays
  • Long service and loyalty incentives
  • Staff referral scheme
  • In-house, manufacturer & professional qualifications
  • Company Events

Why Listers?

Founded in 1979, Listers Group stands as one of the largest privately and family-owned motor retailer groups in the UK. There's a reason why this is the case, there are over two and a half thousand reasons, our team. Since the very beginning, our success has been a product of the fantastic people that work for us. This is recognised by representing some of the world's most prestigious car brands across the Midlands, Lincolnshire, Gloucestershire, Norfolk and Yorkshire. We support employees in all areas of the business, whatever your aspirations might be, so if you are looking for a career within the motor trade, automotive or car dealership sector, then please apply today. If you are looking for similar motor trade jobs, you can also join our Talent Bank.