Vehicle Assessment Technician

Location: Preston, Manchester, Blackbushe and Bedford
Salary: On Target Earnings (OTE) £30,000

Role Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for former Service men and women to join one of the UK’s leading motoring organisations as Vehicle Assessment Technicians. The role is to provide a quality, professional and effective assessment of client’s vehicles. You will be working for a veteran friendly organisation with a long history of working with the MOD.

Shift work required.

To be eligible to apply you will ideally live within 45 minutes of the site location.

The Company

Our client is a nationwide breakdown cover provider for its 15 million members.

Role Responsibilities

  • Providing vehicle mechanical reports to business customers/organisations

  • Promoting the company and its services by projecting an efficient and professional image at all times

  • Carrying out vehicle checks to a high standard on clients premises against set criteria within set time frames

  • Ensuring the optimum use of time and costs when undertaking diagnostic work

  • Using all PPE issued equipment as required and ensure compliance with any site specific H+S instructions given by the company’s clients

  • Maintaining a high level of knowledge in the field of automotive systems

Key Requirements

  • Willingness to progress

  • Ability to work independently and unsupervised

  • Team-player

  • Previous car inspection or appraisal work

  • Previous MOT experience

  • Motor vehicle qualifications - Level 2 City and Guilds or Level 2 NVQ in Mechanics or equivalent experience

  • Driving licence - 6 points or less (no company vehicle provided)

  • Workshop experience gained from either an independent or franchised automotive


These include free breakdown membership, discounted Merlin Annual Passes for the top UK attractions, Apple repair services, money off selected car manufacturers, package holidays and discounts across hundreds of well-known restaurants.