Tyre Technician

  • Job Reference: 11304
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Hot Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.erecruitsmart.co.uk/
  • Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Fast Fit
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Protyre have a great job opportunity for a Tyre Technician at their centre in Newport, Isle of Wight.

The Company
Protyre are responsible for repairing damaged, fitting and balancing new tyres, inspecting for wear and tear and discussing tyre requirements with the customer, offering advice and a friendly, efficient service. They have built success on the back of their professionalism and need to grow our team to support our future growth plans during 2018

The Role of Tyre Technician
This is a hands-on role that would suit someone who enjoys practical and manual work, with an interest in cars and a good eye for detail. The ability to deliver great customer service is also a must.

Day-to-day duties
•    Using hydraulic car lifts, jacks and wheel braces to lift and secure vehicles.
•    Using specialised equipment such as air-operated tyre changers, as well as hand and power tools for removing, attaching and repairing tyres.
•    Checking and adjusting wheel alignment to manufacturer specification.
•    Discussing the customers’ needs to determine the type of replacement tyre they need and offering advice.

Essential skills
•    Strong communication skills to liaise with customers and other members of the team.
•    Ability to work in a competent and efficient manner, independently and as part of a team.
•    Ability to follow checklists and make sure all procedures and checks are completed correctly.
•    Good attention to detail and high levels of accuracy.
•    Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
•    Good standards of housekeeping.
•    The ability to deliver great customer service.
•    You must hold a full driving licence.

Nice to have (but not essential)
•    Previous tyre fitting experience is preferred but training will be given.

Protyre Offer
•    Good salary depending on experience
•    Bonus system rewarding productivity
•    24 days annual leave increasing with service plus Bank Holidays
•    Cycle to work scheme
•    Staff discount
•    Pension scheme
•    Career and development opportunities

How to Apply
Please note that Hot Recruitment Consultants t/a eRecruitSmart is a Recruitment Agent and is the retained consultancy for Protyre.  Your CV will be sent to the Hiring Manager who is responsible for the vacancy that you have applied to at this company.   Please only apply if you consent to these terms.

You must have eligibility to work in the UK.   Please note, only suitable applicants will be contacted.  If your address and contact details are not on your CV, you will not be considered.  

We look forward to hearing from you!

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