Vehicle Technician

Business Area

Reference

AA00524

Contract Type

Full Time

Locations

Kent

Closing Date

12-08-2022

Company description

Vehicle Technician - Dartford, Kent

Salary: c. £33,000 plus benefits and bonus package to be discussed.

Hours: 40 hours Monday to Friday with rotated Saturdays

Here at The AA we are embarking on a very exciting journey!  

We have recently opened up our own AA Autocentre based in Dartford and we are looking for someone to join us on this journey and make it a success.

We are the AA. And we keep everyone’s show on the road. There for our customers wherever and whenever they need us, we’re always ready for anything. That’s why, for over 100 years, we’ve continued to evolve and adapt. Today, as the nation’s number one motoring organisation, we offer a range of excellent products and services to millions of customers.

  • Up to 7% company pension contribution and access to extensive benefits package
  • The best available equipment
  • Industry leading training
  • Huge variety and enormous satisfaction
  • A famous brand that our customers love

This is the job

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading motoring organisation as a Technician within our new AA Autocentre.

The role is to provide quality, professional and effective repairs of vehicles. You will be working in a state-of-the-art workshop with all facilities on site. 

We are committed to investing in our people and as part of this role, training will be provided for the following:

  • ADAS
  • Hybrid/EV Level 2/3

You are also provided with access to our internal eLearning portal, to continue you personal and professional development.

What will I be doing?

  • Occasional interaction with Customers to discuss repairs
  • Undertake all aspects of service, maintenance & repair including diagnostics 
  • Providing vehicle mechanical reports to business customers
  • Creating videos for feedback for customers authority
  • Carrying out vehicle health checks

 

What do I need?

  • Automotive Level 2 in Light Vehicle Repair 
  • Driving license with no more than 6 penalty points

Desirable: 

  • MOT Tester with valid qualification and Service/Repair experience
  • Automotive Level 3 in Light Vehicle Repair is preferred

Additional Information

As a valued member of our team, you’ll have access to a range of fully supported development programmes, designed to help you progress in your career with us. Whether you’re looking to grow in your current role, or learn new skills and take on greater responsibilities, we can help you build the career you’re looking for here.

We’re always looking to recognise and reward our employees for the work they do. Here are just a few of the benefits you’ll have access to, as part of our team:

  • Discounted home and motor insurance
  • ​Half price AA breakdown membership in your first year and free after 12 months, along with a 50% introductory discount off breakdown cover for 12 months for up to 5 friends/family members.

Plus, so much more!

What else is expected of me?

Good conduct matters at the AA.  It's very important that you act with honesty & integrity, are respectful of others and have a consistent desire to do the right thing.  Everyone at the AA lives these behaviours, so we are all able to support the delivery of good outcomes for our customers.