Vehicle Technician

Stafford. Permanent.

£35k - 45k per year

Job description

Job description

Do you have experience as a Vehicle Technician? Are you looking for a new challenge within a automotive company? – If so, then we may just have the right role for you!

Owen Payne Recruitment are seeking an experienced Vehicle Technician to join a UK leading motorhome dealership client on a permanent basis located the Stafford area.

Due to the nature of this role, previous experience as a Mechanical Technician is essential.

Company Benefits:

  • Jacket potato Fridays every second Friday.
  • 2 week UK use age of a motorhome.
  • Christmas events/Summer event usually involving caterer/food following a presentation.
  • Pension, life insurance and health insurance after probation.
  • Bonus can be obtained by a technician hitting target, up to a potential £1,000 per month.


  • Qualified to Guild’s City level 3 automotive maintenance and repair (4101) or above (or equivalent)
  • MOT testing certificate with a clean driving license
  • F-Gas Certification
  • AL-KO certification
  • UK Driving license including towing capability
  • Chassis dealer training (Fiat, Mercedes, Iveco preferred)IMI level 2 diploma in auto and mobile electrical principles or above
  • Welding qualification to BS-EN 287-1:2004 or above
  • Abrasive wheels accreditation
  • Working at height accreditation

Duties of a Manufacturing Technician:

  • To service, repair and prepare motorhomes and caravans to industry and manufacturers standards
  • To carry out pinpoint diagnostic work and to use OEM diagnostic tooling
  • To carry out service and repair on hydraulic and mechanical braking systems fitted to motorhome and caravan platforms
  • To carry out service and repair on internal combustion engines and associated components
  • To carry out service and repair on automatic, manual gearbox/transmissions and associated drivetrain components
  • To carry out service and repair on air conditioning systems(F Gas certification required)
  • To fabricate and modify chassis components as required
  • To perform MOT Testing(certification dependent)
  • To carry out VHC inspections on incoming motorhomes and caravans
  • To install towbar systems including the connection of the tow socket to the OEM wiring system
  • To conduct road tests for diagnostic and QC purposes (driving license category dependent)
  • To service and install hydraulic levelling systems to motorhomes and caravan chassis platforms
  • To service and install pneumatic air suspension systems to motorhome and caravan chassis platforms
  • To service and repair mobile or fixed generator systems including fuel cell chargers

Hours of work:

  • 4 on 4 off


  • Starting from £35,000 pa (DOE)

If you are interested in this role, please apply online or call 01902 714122 to speak Charlie

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: From £35,000.00 per year


  • 4 on 4 off

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £35,000.00-£45,000.00 per year


  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking


  • 12 hour shift


  • Driving Licence

Work Location: In person