Vacancy – MET Technician, Swindon
MG Cannon are an award-winning manufacturer approved accident repair operating from 8 sites - six main manufacturer approved bodyshops and two Magic cosmetic repair centres. Across 10 counties, with 39 leading manufacturer brand approvals including Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Volkswagen Group, Tesla, Volvo and Polestar.
At MG Cannon we believe in the value of our people and team culture and we’re keen to recruit, attract, motivate, develop and retain the best talent who can play a key role in our business and its continuing growth.
We have managed to sustain our business through COVID-19 and we’ve put our people before profit during this challenging time – after all it’s our people that are at the heart of our business, which has been key to our sustainable success.
About the Role
We are keen to recruit and retain talented people who can play a key role in our business and keep up with its rapid growth. We are looking for a MET Technician who will be based at our Swindon site. You will be required to fit and strip both mechanical and body parts from vehicles including body panel, interiors, mechanical parts and electrical elements. In return you will receive enviable employee benefits, excellent training opportunities and a fast paced, friendly work environment.
• Your responsibilities will include:
• Remove & refit mechanical and electrical trims / panels / components on vehicles
• Wheel Alignment – (training will be provided if necessary)
• Follow manufacturer repair methods to return vehicles to pre-accident condition
• Fault finding / Diagnostics
• Mechanical Skills and MET Skills
• Perform road testing (if applicable)
• Awareness & adherence to all necessary standards and H&S procedures
You will be a highly-motivated, driven individual who will thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. In your application you will be able to demonstrate a City & Guild Level 3 (or equivalent) in Automotive Bodyshop Repair. You will have at least 2 years’ MET experience.
The ATA accreditation is desirable but not essential and training will be provided to achieve this. To be considered you must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and will hold a full, valid UK driving licence.
Benefits include - 22 days holiday, plus bank holidays / Bonus Scheme / Participation in the company pension scheme / Onsite parking