Service & Maintenance Technician

Johnsons Cars are one of the UK’s leading independent Franchise Dealership Networks, with 58 multi-award-winning Dealerships across the UK. Established in 1999 we have grown rapidly to represent a variety of global car manufacturers with 17 marques in total including: Volkswagen, Volvo, Honda, Ford, Toyota, Lexus and Mazda to Fiat, Hyundai, Seat, Alfa Romeo, Abarth, Suzuki and Skoda.

At Johnsons Cars, we maintain the highest standards of professionalism and integrity at all times and recruit to deliver excellence in customer service. We have a fantastic opportunity available across our network and are looking for motivated, enthusiastic and committed individuals to join our team.

We require an Automotive MOT/PDI Vehicle Technician of the highest calibre to join our busy Aftersales department at our FCA Dealership in Swindon. We offer a superb opportunity to the right person who is able to demonstrate a successful track record (ideally within the automotive franchise industry although not necessary as full training will be provided).

Role and Responsibilities:

  • To undertake Diagnostic Investigation on motor vehicles, mainly Fiat , Alfa and Jeep ICE, Hybrid and Fully Electric to the highest standard to meet company and franchise requirements

Carry out General repairs and servicing when and if required.

  • Repair diagnosed vehicles, replace parts, lubricants and consumables where required
  • Record all service and repair operations as required by the company and the manufacturer
  • Work in a safe and professional manor, operating to health and safety standards
  • Identify additional work and maintenance requirements on customer vehicles using an established EVHC process

The ideal candidate will:

  • Qualified to NVQ level 3 as a basic and have qualifications in Diagnostic proficiency.
  • Have at least 2 years’ experience of working in a Franchise Dealership (or similar)
  • The ideal Candidate will be invested in, taking you to Master Technician Qualification.
  • Possess excellent customer service skills
  • Take responsibility for the safety, standard and quantity of their work
  • Hold a full UK driving licence

The successful applicant will be highly motivated, efficient and organised. This position is within a busy workshop environment, as such, you will be provided with a competitive remuneration package as well as industry-leading product and manufacturer training. This is a full-time position that includes 24 days’ annual leave, raising to 25 with longevity of service.

We recognise the importance of work life balance so in addition to a generous annual leave entitlement if your birthday falls on a working day, you'll be able to take this as additional paid leave. Working for Johnsons allows you access to our benefits platform where you can enjoy discounts from household names, sign up to healthcare cash plans, critical illness cover and much more.

Do you feel up to the challenge, and have the relevant experience and ability we are looking for?


Ref: JC1737

Working Hours
Location Johnsons FCA Swindon
Salary OTE circa 32K subject to experience
Benefits Service
Closing Date 31/12/2023
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