Automotive Technician
Palmerston North, Full Time, Automotive
Please Quote Reference Number 75307
  • Qualified Mechanic keen to work on great vehicles?
  • Service a range of new and used Ford & FPV cars
  • WOF / AVIC licence is essential

  • Courtesy Ford is New Zealand's largest independent Ford Dealer. We have branches in Palmerston North, Levin and Feilding and have been serving the needs of Manawatu and Horowhenua motorists since 1936.

    Due to record new vehicle sales and the flow on effect to our Service Department we require Qualified Automotive Technicians to join our team in Palmerston North.

    If you are a qualified, highly skilled, automotive technician who is very proficient in all aspects of vehicle repairs / maintenance and servicing, and who takes pride in their high work standard and efficiency, then you are what we are looking for.

    Key skills would include:
    • Engine repairs / overhaul
    • Suspension / brake repairs / overhaul
    • Competent with general electrical system repairs
    • Have sound diagnostic capabilities
    Experience with Ford vehicles or in a franchise environment is highly regarded, however this is not essential. Preference will be given to Ford Master Technicians.

    To match the high standards we expect of our service team, it is essential that you have:
    • A full, clean driver's licence
    • Full automotive qualifications
    • A WOF / AVIC licence
    • Confidence to work on a range of vehicles
    • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
    You will have excellent communication skills and good personal presentation. Manufacturer training is preferred, but is not essential as extensive Ford training will be provided to the successful applicant.

    You'll become part of an enjoyable team atmosphere in a modern, well equipped workshop. The successful applicant will be well-rewarded with remuneration aligned with their skills and experience.

    Looking for a fresh change in your career?

    APPLY NOW through our online application form, with a cover letter and CV attached.

    For a confidential discussion about a future with us, please contact Phil Lester, Group Service Manager, on 06 356 8089.

    Please Quote Reference Number 75307

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    (Q1) Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

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