Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Anonymous
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UniformThe job of a Vehicle Mechanic
As part of a team of specialists you will undertake the mechanical repair of damaged vehicles in accordance with the correct repair methodology as well as accurately recording work completed on each vehicle. It is also the role of the Vehicle Mechanic to identify additional repair work not defined on original job card and to liaise with the estimator and workshop controller to ensure such work is completed and recorded. You will also observe and adhere to health and safety and housekeeping standards so as to ensure a safe working environment.
You will report into the General Manager who has been at Nationwide for a number of years. He is as passionate about Customers as he is about his team and is absolutely determined to make his Bodyshop the best in group. It's an amazing team!
So what about career progression?
Well the world is your oyster at Nationwide. As long as you have the right attitude and do a great job, Nationwide will invest in your learning, development and job progression. The obvious choice for you would be to progress to be a Workshop Controller however there are many more jobs in Nationwide that you might be interested in and we will invest in you to help you reach your goals.
Take Curtis Woodley, a Panel Technician at Chelmsford Rapid repair. Curtis started as an apprentice and says "I finished my Apprenticeship here but I've never stopped learning and developing my skill set. Nationwide have given me the opportunity to complete my ATA Accreditation and Aircon qualification as they saw that I had the potential and that I was eager to learn. I did the course at our Technical Training Centre in Goole which has a team of dedicated trainers just for Nationwide Team Members.
Come and join us, it's awesome". Nationwide are absolutely committed to making sure you have a great place to work and are excited and engaged in what you are doing. Nationwide will support and reward all of your achievements.
What we think good looks like
As a Vehicle Mechanic we would like you to have an interest and passion in what we do. With a professional appearance we would also appreciate it if you had your own stocked toolbox, excellent job knowledge and be highly motivated. Naturally, due to the nature of the job you will need to have a full UK/EU Driving Licence and the relevant qualifications for the job: NVQ Level 1, 2 & 3 qualification or be a time served technician. You will also need experience in a body shop or accident repair environment. We will help and support you with the rest
What happens next?
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