Technicians

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.

Workshop Controller

Westover Jaguar Land Rover is looking for an experienced Workshop Controller to join their team on Bailey Drive, Christchurch. You will join a successful Workshop Control team, leading 22 Technicians.

The Role

As the Workshop Controller you will be responsible for ensuring all servicing and repairs are carried out effectively to achieve the highest possible ‘right- first-time’ standards for technical quality, whilst optimising workshop efficiency. Working closely with the General Aftersales Manager, you will also be responsible for ensuring maximum productivity out of the workshop.

You will be required to demonstrate a time-served career and hold the appropriate qualifications to demonstrate your achievements at the highest level within a technical capacity.

To be a success in this role, you will possess:

  • Technical knowledge and qualifications gained through prior experience as a senior technician or Workshop Controller;
  • Computer literacy with a strong numerical ability;
  • Good leadership skills with the ability to motivate and drive the workshop team;
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills to ensure timely completion of repairs and servicing work, whilst communicating regularly with the Service Advisor team;
  • Outstanding planning skills; and
  • A full driving licence.

Your responsibilities

  • Appropriately allocate work, fully recognising the skill level and experience of each Technician in the team;
  • Monitor progress of repairs and servicing to ensure they are completed on time, and communicate any delays;
  • Regular daily checks making sure capacity is met and additional work accommodated;
  • Ensure quality checks are carried out as per the company and Brand guidelines;
  • Liaise with the other members of the workshop control team regarding parts orders, time required and testing procedures; and
  • Support, monitor and give feedback on Technicians’ quality and efficiency.

Working hours

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm and Saturdays on a rota 8.00am to 1.00pm

Benefits

As well as a competitive salary and bonus structure based on quality and financial performance, we also offer other great benefits including:

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

If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to join our quest for complete customer satisfaction, please send us your CV with a short letter of introduction.

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Technician

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

  • Renault, Fiat and Dacia - Churchfields Road, Salisbury
  • Renault, Fiat and Hyundai - Wallisdown Road, Bournemouth/Poole
  • Nissan - Wallisdown Road, Bournemouth/Poole

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;
  • 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; and
  • Time served or hold NVQ qualifications to Level 3.

Working hours

Your core hours will typically be 8.30am to 5.30pm and will include some Saturday mornings on a rota.

Benefits

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; and
  • Discounts on new vehicle, used vehicle, service and parts purchases.

If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to join our quest for complete customer satisfaction, please send us your CV with a short letter of introduction.

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Jaguar Land Rover Technician

Following a £7.5 million investment building the UK’s largest JLR Aftersales facility, there has never been a better time to join Westover Jaguar Land Rover.

Due to expansion, we are currently recruiting for one Technician to join our established and experienced workshop team in Christchurch.

The Role

As a Technician you will need to achieve the highest standards in customer service through delivery of an exceptional technical performance. You will be working on both customer and Westover owned vehicles and will deliver an always right first time service.

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 ambition is to ensure you exceed your potential, excel in your delivery and meet your career aspirations so our policy is one of continuous training. We want all Technicians to achieve Master Technician level so a commitment to ongoing and regular training is an absolute prerequisite.

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

Working hours

Our Jaguar Land Rover Technicians work a shift pattern covering 4 days a week, 7.00am to 6.00pm.

Benefits

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; and
  • Discounts on new vehicle, used vehicle, service and parts purchases.

If you are ambitious and want to develop your career with a forward thinking company offering an industry-leading working environment, please send us your CV and a short letter of introduction.

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