We are one of England’s largest and most successful used car supermarkets. Established 17 years, we are an expanding family business based at Castle Donington, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Cannock and Leeds. We employ over 700 very nice to work with team members all focused on delivering outstanding world-class customer service. Our team retention is second to none. All employees have a share in the Available Car Ltd Year End Profit Sharing Scheme.
APPRENTICE VEHICLE TECNICIAN . £ EXCELLENT STARTING PACKAGE
We want to find someone ambitious and willing to learn who will be excited by the prospect of working in the automotive industry and want to become experts in their field.
Key personal skills to demonstrate include:
• A willingness to learn
• Mechanical interest
• Personal responsibility and resilience
No skills are required as we will provide all the training needed for the role, just bring your enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
As an apprentice technician, you will work alongside our team of experienced technicians, you will learn to maintain and repair vehicles to high standards as part of the preparation process of readying our vehicles for sale.
The techniques and daily responsibilities you will learn will include:
• Inspecting, servicing and preparing vehicles ready for sale.
• Removing, repairing or replacing components to the correct specification.
• Using diagnostic, mechanical and electrical measuring equipment to investigate vehicle faults and identify their underlying causes.
• Admin duties include updating job progress information.
• Contributing to a safe working environment, by working within Health and Safety processes.
On successful completion of your Level 3 apprenticeship along with functional skills in Maths and English (where required), you will be a fully qualified Light Vehicle Technician.
If you would like to apply for the above position, please contact: Jonny Murray on 01332 817 222 for an application form, or email your CV directly to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PARTS MANAGER . (FULL TIME) £ EXCELLENT PACKAGE
You will lead an established Parts Team totaling four including yourself. Previous Motortrade Parts counter experience is essential. Must have computer experience working for an automotive retailer. Having used Parts Management Systems such as ADP/ Kerridge would be an advantage. You must be self-motivated and be able to organise and motivate others. You will be managing WIP control and invoicing. Responsibilities include working with all our Preparation Centre Departments, purchasing all Parts, sundries and paint & materials for the 36 Used Car Brands we sell. Working with our established supplier partners, Excellent future prospects and ongoing training. Year-end profit related performance bonus. 5 1/2 days a week.
If you would like to apply for the above position, please contact: Sharon Taylor on 01623 445 800 for an application form, or email your CV directly to email@example.com.
There are currently no vacancies at our Cannock store. When any positions do become available, please contact: Andy Ball on 01543 226 808 for an application form, or email your CV directly to firstname.lastname@example.org.
CUSTOMER HANDOVER HELPER . OTE £20,000-£23,000
We’re looking for personality, politeness, enthusiasm and the energy to want to provide and maintain our unrivalled levels of customer service. As a member of the handover team you will be responsible for checking vehicles for collection and that all additional work has been carried out. Ensuring all necessary paperwork is completed with our customers, completing finance documents where required and verifying final payment. You will also be required to demonstrate the key features of the vehicle to each customer. Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage but not essential as full training will be provided to the right candidate. Excellent salary with monthly bonus and year-end profit-related performance bonus. Applicants must have a full driving licence. 5 days per week (Mon-Fri)
VEHICLE PITCH CLEANER . OTE £22,900
Do you enjoy working outside? Come and join our vehicle pitch cleaning team. Duties will include washing our used cars on our supermarket vehicle display areas. You will also be assisting our photographers so a driving licence is essential. Training is available for suitable candidates. Excellent future prospects for promotion and progression within the company. Excellent salary plus year-end profit related bonus. Weekly alternative 5 day and 5 ½ day shifts.
CUSTOMER SERVICE HELPER . OTE £22,890
You will have a very nice, pleasant and friendly smile. We’re looking for personality, politeness, enthusiasm and the energy to want to provide and maintain good customer service. Our customers always know good deals when they see them. You will be helping customers to purchase cars face to face and on the telephone. We do not want you to sell to our customers, we just want you to help our customers to want to buy. You’ll be working weekends, able to help with customer test drives, documentation and enjoy on-going training and development, with opportunities for promotion to eventually join our customer service management team who earn up to £50,000 per annum. We welcome applicants with a full driving licence, experience of dealing with the public, especially from a retail, hotel or catering background. Monthly bonus and year-end profit-related performance bonus. 5 days per week.
BODYSHOP TECHNICIAN . OTE £30,100
We are looking for an experienced Vehicle Bodyshop Technician, to join us in our busy Body Shop. You must have experience working to the highest standards. An ATA or equivalent qualification would be an advantage. Duties will include prepping cars ready for cosmetic paint repairs, to a high standard on nearly new and high quality used cars. In this busy working environment you will be required to be flexible in your approach, able to work under pressure and achieve volume targets whilst maintaining quality. On-going training available. Excellent salary plus year-end profit related bonus. Weekly alternative 5 day and 5 ½ day shifts.
SMART REPAIR TECHNICIAN . OTE £30,100
We are looking for a self-motivated conscientious fully experienced vehicle smart technician to join our busy established team. Tasks will include small paint work cosmetic repairs, glass repairs, paint-less dent repair and trim refurbishment to bring vehicles back to showroom condition. Full ongoing training in new products available. Excellent salary plus year end profit related bonus. Weekly alternative 5 day and 5 ½ day shifts.
If you would like to apply for any of the above positions, please contact: Martin Harker on 01134 678 900 for an application form, or email your CV directly to email@example.com.