Technician

When that all important Service, MOT or emergency repair comes up you want to know that your car is in safe hands which is why our team of talented Technicians are so crucial to our business.

As a Technician you will have the opportunity to attend manufacturer training courses throughout your career so you can continually expand your skillset. Many of our Technician’s have become Master Technicians or Brand accredited through these training programmes and there is no better way to learn the latest mechanical and diagnostic technology.

With 16 different brands to choose from there are plenty of opportunities for all skill levels, so if you are a fully qualified Technician looking to develop your career further, or a newly qualified apprentice looking for your first job in the industry we’d welcome your application.

Current Technician roles available:

Westover Group are looking for outstanding Technicians to join their teams at the following dealerships:

  • Westover Kia - Wimborne Road East, Ferndown
  • Westover Jaguar - West Quay Road, Poole
  • Westover Jeep - Stoney Lane, Christchurch
  • Westover Land Rover - Barrack Road, Christchurch
  • Westover Renault and Dacia - Churchfields Industrial Estate, Salisbury
  • Westover Renault, Fiat, Peugeot and Hyundai - Wallisdown Road, Poole
  • Westover ŠKODA - Wallisdown Road, Bournemouth
  • Westover Toyota - Wallisdown Road, Bournemouth

The Role

As a Technician you will need to achieve the highest standards in customer service through delivery of an exceptional technical performance which is always right first time whilst working on our customers and our own vehicles.

You will be able to work to efficiency and productivity targets, run diagnostics, resolve faults, suggest and make improvements and support the broader workshop team. Our policy is one of continuous training with the aspiration that all technicians will achieve a Master Technician level within their brand – so a commitment to ongoing and regular training is an absolute prerequisite.

With your specific Brand knowledge and desire to develop your career within the Westover Group, our ambition is to ensure you exceed your potential, excel in your delivery and meet your career aspirations.

To be a success in this role, you will possess

  • The knowledge to use modern diagnostic equipment;
  • The capability of working to the highest quality standards;
  • Great team player and communication skills;
  • Maintain high standards of house-keeping
  • prior experience of working to efficiency targets;
  • Full Driving Licence;
  • Main Dealer experience preferable but not essential;
  • Experience in the Brand would be an advantage;
  • VOSA approved MOT tester also an advantage but not essential;
  • Time served or hold NVQ qualifications to Level 3.

Benefits of working for the Westover Group

Technicians will receive a competitive salary, a rewarding monthly efficiency bonus and great benefits including:

  • 22 days annual leave, rising to 24 (after 5 years) and 26 (after 10 years) continuous service;
  • Opportunity to join the company pension scheme;
  • Life Assurance;
  • Discounts on new vehicle, used vehicle, service and parts purchases

Hours of Work

Your core hours will typically be 08:30-17:30 and will include Saturdays on a rota basis

If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your C.V with a short letter of introduction to: recruitment@westovergroup.co.uk.



MOT Tester, Salisbury

Westover Land Rover are looking for an MOT Tester to join their busy workshop in Salisbury

The Role

As a dedicated MOT Tester you will be required to carry out MOT's in line with DVSA guidelines. Similarly you will test and diagnose faults, provide written reports on component defects and/or systems with impending failure.

You will provide efficient and effective customer service, with the highest quality of workmanship, ensuring that the work is carried out in line with Company and DVSA procedures. You will also play an integral part in supporting the wider workshop team and carry out new vehicle prep work and PDI’s during busy periods.

To be a success in this role, you will possess

  • A valid MOT licence
  • The capability of working to the highest quality standards;
  • Great team player and communication skills;
  • Maintain high standards of house-keeping;
  • Full Driving Licence;
  • Main dealer experience preferable but not essential;

Benefits of working for the Westover Group

As an MOT Tester you will receive a competitive salary, a rewarding monthly efficiency bonus and great benefits including:

  • 22 days annual leave, rising to 24(after 5 years) and 26 (after 10 years) continuous service;
  • Opportunity to join the company pension scheme;
  • Life Assurance;
  • Discounts on new vehicle, used vehicle, service and parts purchases.

Hours of Work

Your core hours will typically be 08.30 – 17.30 and will include Saturdays on a rota basis.

If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your C.V with a short letter of introduction to: recruitment@westovergroup.co.uk.



Master Technician, Christchurch

Westover Land Rover are looking for an experienced Master Technician to join their expanding team.

The Role

Our Master Technicians are our leading technical experts who are not only highly skilled in diagnosing complex electrical and mechanical faults but also provide support and guidance to the rest of the workshop team.

As a Master Technician you will need to achieve the highest standards in customer service through delivery of an exceptional technical performance which is always right first time whilst working on our customers and our own vehicles.

You will be able to work to efficiency and productivity targets, run diagnostics, resolve faults and assist the Workshop Controller with quality control of all work undertaken by the workshop team.

With your specific Brand knowledge and desire to develop your career within the Westover Group, our ambition is to ensure you exceed your potential, excel in your delivery and meet your career aspirations.

To be a success in this role, you will possess

  • Experience of advanced diagnostic principles to establish electrical, mechanical and electronic faults and comfortable using the latest diagnostic equipment
  • Good experience of repairing core vehicle systems including engine transmission and electrical systems
  • The capability of working to the highest quality standards;
  • Great team player and communication skills;
  • Maintain high standards of house-keeping;
  • Prior experience of working to efficiency targets;
  • Full Driving Licence;
  • Hold NVQ qualifications to Level 3 and have experience of working as a Diagnostic or Master Technician.
  • Main dealer experience preferable but not essential;
  • Experience in the Brand would be an advantage

Benefits of working for the Westover Group

Technicians will receive a competitive salary, a rewarding monthly efficiency bonus and great benefits including:

  • 22 days annual leave, rising to 24(after 5 years) and 26 (after 10 years) continuous service;
  • Opportunity to join the company pension scheme;
  • Life Assurance;
  • Discounts on new vehicle, used vehicle, service and parts purchases.

Hours of Work

Your core hours will be a 4 day shift pattern working 07:30-18:00

If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your C.V with a short letter of introduction to: recruitment@westovergroup.co.uk.



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