MET Technician

RHL Bristol
£35k - £50k pa + bonus
23 Nov 2017
30 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Currently recruiting on behalf of our client - A recognised and prestigious brand. They have recently relocated their Accident Repair Centre to Crawley. It is an all-makes Centre which specialises in Jaguar Land Rover and holds their approved aluminium repairer status, together with approved repairer status for multiple insurers. The Centre typically covers a 25 mile radius and employs around 25 - 30 staff. The role - MET Tech Accurately and skilfully undertake the removal and replacement of mechanical, electrical and trim items on motor vehicles. Detect and diagnose any additional faults for further repairs. Ensure all work is completed safely and complies with retailer, manufacturer and industry guidelines Safeguard the customer vehicle and its contents while in the workshop. Seek clarification in the event a work order is unclear or seems incorrect. Observe, recognise and report on vehicle structure where necessary. Includes any/all faults or defects detected while working on the vehicle. Report any additional damage found when stripping the vehicle. Report accurately and correctly all components, materials, consumables and hours used on each vehicle repair, keeping wastage of all material and consumables to a minimum and placing orders for replacement parts. Keep work area clean, tidy and free from hazards. Interpret and implement technical instruction data. Ensure alignment equipment is used accurately on all repairs. Carry out all repairs according to best practice procedures. Complete assigned jobs with the estimated repair times. Meet acceptable safety and quality standards. Check the condition and ensure the correct maintenance of tools, equipment and other materials. Undertake all other tasks and activities as requested by the Bodyshop Manager Person Spec Proof of Right to Work in the UK Full UK driving licence Smart appearance Automotive Trade Accreditation (ATA) essential This job was originally posted as