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08 January 2020

Vehicle Mechanic / Vehicle Technician Vacancy

Location: Musselburgh
Salary: Appropriate rate dependant on skills/qualifications – to be discussed prior to appointment. Overtime offered

Monday to Friday – 40 hours per week, 8:30am – 5pm
Saturday mornings on a rota or as required basis, classed as overtime

We are recruiting for a fully qualified Vehicle Technician/Vehicle Mechanic from our busy family orientated independent garage.


Light vehicle mechanic/technician position working within a busy and reputable garage with a strong work ethic and reputation. Attention to detail and customer focus are essential.

Day-to-day duties

  • Carrying out servicing, repairs and maintenance to high standards.
  • Inspecting vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately, using computer-based diagnostic equipment.
  • Repairing or replacing broken or defective parts and resolving defects.
  • Road testing vehicles to check repairs.
  • Inspect and prepare vehicles for appropriate DVSA MOT test
  • Maintaining equipment and making sure tools are in good condition.
  • Undertake vehicle recovery as/when required during recognised working hours.
  • Completing all documentation to the required standard.

Essential skills

  • Fully qualified (NVQ Level 3, City and Guilds) in Light Vehicle Maintenance and solid work experience in the automotive industry.
  • The ability to work in a competent and efficient manner on your own or part of a busy team.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • The ability to carry out work to high standards and meet necessary any deadlines.
  • A proactive and enthusiastic approach.
  • The ability to accurately follow written and spoken instructions.
  • A full driving licence.


To be part of our organisation going forward, please apply in writing including your personal details and a copy of your CV to