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Mechanic - Perth

Competitive plus benefits - Mechanic
Ref: 2628 Date Posted: Monday 20 Aug 2018
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We’re looking for talented, time-served Mechanics to work at Arnold Clark branches across the UK.


Full time, Monday to Friday and rotational Saturdays.

Flexible working is available in this branch.


Perth Citroen / DS.

About the role

Are you ready for your next exciting career move? Arnold Clark, Europe’s largest car retailer, is looking for Mechanics for our workshops across the country.


You’ll get the chance to carry out servicing and repairs on an incredible range of manufacturers and models – developing your skills and staying up to date with the latest vehicle technology.

In return, you’ll work flexible hours and receive one of the best employee benefits packages in the automotive industry.

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.
  • Carrying out DVSA vehicle testing (if authorised).
  • Road testing vehicles to check repairs.
  • Maintaining equipment and make sure tools are in good condition.
  • Following checklists to ensure all procedures are completed.
  • Completing all documentation to the required standard.

Essential skills

  • A certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 3 and solid work experience in the automotive industry.
  • 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 to deadlines.
  • A proactive and enthusiastic approach.
  • Ability to accurately follow written and spoken instructions.
  • A full, clean driving licence held for a minimum of one year.


Your technical skills will be rewarded with a competitive salary, flexible working, training opportunities and excellent working conditions. You’ll also receive life assurance, private health care and generous employee discounts on new and used cars.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.