Senior Automotive Technician at Miles Continental
Full Time, Automotive
Please Quote Reference Number 79711
  • The South Island's premiere Volkswagen and ŠKODA dealership and service centre
  • Top resources and support from our team, VW, ŠKODA, & our wider motor group
  • Central city location, short walk from the Avon & South City

  • Join our dedicated team and take your career to the next level at an official Volkswagen and ŠKODA dealership where your skills will be appreciated and rewarded.

    Interested in a career with one of New Zealand's leading automotive groups, representing one of the world's biggest and most innovative vehicle brands, all based in the centre of one of the world's fastest developing cities? This could be the opportunity you've been waiting for!

    Miles Continental is an official Volkswagen and ŠKODA dealership and service centre, with a history that spans more than 20 years servicing the Christchurch public. A position has become available for a Senior Technician to work with our customer's vehicles, as well as the preparation of vehicles for our showroom as required.

    This position would suit an individual with prior experience as a technician, preferably having worked with luxury European vehicles, but we are also open to talking to professional technicians looking to take their career to the next level and who are keen to develop their skills.

    Not only will your skills and expertise be well rewarded, you will also have the opportunity of further career development within our nationwide group.

    Key tasks for this role include:
    • Carrying out vehicle servicing, repairs and WOF inspections on Volkswagen and ŠKODA vehicles, from hatchbacks and SUVs to performance vehicles and beyond
    • Working with other customer vehicles from a range of manufacturers as required
    The successful applicant will ideally possess:
    • A full New Zealand driver's licence
    • A WOF issuing authority (preferred but not essential)
    • A passion for their work and an honest demeanour
    • The ability to work full time in New Zealand and New Zealand residence
    In return, we offer the opportunity of working in our state of the art workshop for one of the largest and most successful automotive dealership groups in New Zealand, representing some of the world's top vehicle brands, with globally-recognised training, a competitive hourly rate, a dynamic and fun working environment and a great future with huge career potential and great people to work with!

    If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for, we'd love to hear from you!

    Apply now through the online application form in strictest confidence.

    Please Quote Reference Number 79711

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