Overview

GlobalForce Resource are working in partnership with a leading DAF dealership in the United Kingdom to recruit qualified and experienced HGV/Van/Auto Mechanics. The have a network of 32 dealer locations across the United Kingdom including 4 body-shops and accident repair centres. The suitable candidates will ideally have a retail dealership background and have a minimum of 3 to 5 years post qualification experience.

Video interviews will take place in early 2024 with prior screening taking place beforehand.

Why relocate to the U.K.?

The UK is bursting with art and culture! Cultural diversity is the backbone of British life with workplaces and communities embracing diversity. The UK also has some of the greatest museums, art galleries, music venues, sporting events and theatres that the world has to offer.

The Better Life Index has described the UK as one of the best among developed countries for quality of life. It concluded that the UK’s high environmental quality, social engagement, personal security and the chance for engagement with civic society was where it really excelled among developed countries.

Further, the U.K. is home to some of the best places in the world to raise a family. The country has a high-quality education system, relatively low crime rate and plenty of job opportunities all over.

Candidate Profile……

  • Ideally suited to a candidate with European brand experience gained from a retail dealership. Excellent fleet mechanics will be considered
  • Trade Certificate in Heavy Vehicle/Auto Mechanics or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years post apprenticeship experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work pro-actively in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly organised
  • Ability to provide the best possible service through a professional image and a “customer first” ethic
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety standards
  • Embrace training and professional development opportunities for continuing improvement
  • Have a positive attitude and will be a self-motivated team player

Position Details…….

  • Ability to observe, recognise and report on vehicle or component defects or symptoms of impending failure.
  • Examine vehicles completely and report orally or in writing upon the vehicles condition, safety and reliability and performance (MOT).
  • Interpret and implement technical service instructions data, and to indent such information for replacement.
  • Carry out roadside repairs and to recover defective or damaged vehicles within the terms of the law. Fully comply with Manufacturer’s protocol and policies and safe working at roadside.
  • Draw the Supervisor/Workshop Controllers attention to any faults notice in either the interests of the owner or other faults that could make the vehicle dangerous or illegal if taken out on a public highway.
  • Protect all vehicles under repair against damage and to inspect each vehicle for damage and cleanliness upon completion of repair.
  • Attend recognised courses of instruction as and when required and to assist in the training of apprentices upon assignment.
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness within the working area and a presentable personal appearance whilst observing the Group Health & Safety and Environmental Policy at all times.
  • Report any broken or faulty equipment to your Supervisor/Manager in line with our Group Health & Safety Policy.
  • Always seek permission before fitting parts to customers vehicles that have not been previously authorised and to return parts for warranty and customer inspection at all times.
  • Ensure all service and maintenance sheets, customer defect reports, manufacturer paperwork and electronic documentation, i.e. DAF-check, PDI sheets are fully completed and signed off.

Remuneration Package……

  • Competitive salary £14.00 – £17.00 per/hour
  • Shift work
  • 4 weeks annual leave
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Ready to Apply…….GlobalForce would be happy to speak to any potential candidates regarding the roles. So if you are serious about relocating and keen to pursue your career in the automotive/transport industry please contact us immediately.
For more information, please contact Aisha Browne by telephone or email your CV to: aisha@globalforceresource.com

 

 

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