Automotive Engineering Jobs, Workshop Controller Jobs
Searching for Engineering jobs? Well let us guide you through some of the requirements for the role and what you can expect as an Automotive Engineer.
Automotive Engineers can also be known as Mechanical Engineers and their main responsibilities are to design, manufacture and operate all kinds of vehicles from small motorbikes to huge trucks.
Automotive Engineers will be involved in all stages of the product design but more so in their specialised areas such as design, research and development and production.
What You Need
- Candidates are required to have the following:
- An interest in motor vehicle engineering
- Exceptional maths and english skills
- Good time management skills
- Good creativity and problem solving skills
- Be able to keep up to date with new technology
An Engineering related degree will stand you in good stead however it is not an essential as you can do apprenticeships straight from college.
Working hours are normally Monday to Friday 9-5, however some jobs may require shift work and extra hours depending on the size of the job. Most of the job will be carried out in an office, research facility or workshop and is relatively stress free.
The average starting salary for an Engineering Apprenticeship is between £23,000 to £30,000 depending upon the employer and the class of the degree. An experienced Engineer can earn between £35,000 to £45,000 and finally for Senior Engineering roles they can earn up to £65,000 plus benefits.
There are many opportunities to progress in the Engineering field. For example Experienced Engineers can move into supervisory positions and even senior management positions. Quite a few Engineers tend to go into contract work which consists of short term jobs with high rewards. The other option available is to start your own firm in their specialized fields such as Automotive Design
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Position: Workshop Controller/Assistant Service Manager
Location: Hertfordshire/North London
Basic: £28,0000 + Labour Sales, CSI and Service Plan Bonus
Our clients whom are a dynamic, progressive and privately owned dealer group currently have an opening in one of their dealerships based in the Buckinghamshire area for a Service Reception Manager.
Role & Responsibilities
Position: Workshop Controller – Prestige Service Centre
Location: North London
Salary: Basic £26,000 OTE £30,000/£31,000
Working Hours: Monday to Friday 8am – 6PM and 1 in 4 Saturday Mornings.
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Classic Car Technician / Engineer
Our client is an internationally acclaimed specialist in their field, they are looking for an exceptional individual to join their engineering team
You will be primarily working on vehicles from the 50's to the 80's and be responsible for:
Routine Maintenance & Servicing
All vehicles are serviced in the same thorough way that they were serviced from the 1...
An opportunity has come up for an experienced Workshop Controller to join a well established and busy centre in Scunthorpe
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Workshop Controller - HGV
Up to £40,000 Plus Bonuses and Dependant on Experience
Rygor is the largest dedicated dealer group for Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles in the UK. Since its founding in 1960, the business has developed and grown year on year. With a proven track record, Rygor is extremely proud to be selling and supporting the most prestigious name in co...
Up to £40,000 Plus Bonuses and Dependant on Experience
Rygor is the largest dedicated dealer group for Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles in the UK. Since its founding in 1960, the business has developed and grown year on year. With a proven track record, Rygor is extremely proud to be selling and supporting the most prestigious name...
HGV Repair Technician | HGV MechanicSalary: £12.02 per hour plus shift allowanceHours: 45 hours per week, early/late shift plus alternate SaturdaysDue to our continued success as one of the country’s leading suppliers of heavy commercial vehicles we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced HGV Technician | Mechanic who takes pride in providing excellent customer service ...
Service Workshop Technician / mechanic / Foreman
Reports to: Service Workshop Manager
Member of: Service Workshop
Key working relationships: Service Workshop Manager, General Manager, Parts Store, Rally Shop, Fabrication, Engine Shop and Bodyshop
Hours of Work: 08:00 – 17:00 (Lunch 45 minutes)
Location: Tuthill Porsche Workshop, Wardington
RequirementsOur client is looking for an experienced Motor Trade/Bodyshop Workshop Controller/VDA to join their independent Bodyshop in the Northampton area. Ideally they are looking for an ATA accredited VDA, or someone with their Audatex qualification.
Are you a fully qualified and experienced bodyshop Workshop Controller/VDA?Do you want to work for a company that will look to train, develop ...
Workshop Supervisor / Controller (Commercial Vehicle Fleet/HGV Solutions) Location: Glasgow Salary: £34,000 Hours: Monday-Friday day shift - 45 hours per week Role: Our Client, an established and major player in the HGV/LGV market, is looking to appoint a Workshop Supervisor at their prestige site. This is very much a man management role, and most of your time will be spent in the office comp...
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EXPERIENCED PANEL BEATER / FITTER £25,000 - £30,000 NEG DEP ON EXP Our clients approved Bodycare centre are recruiting for a highly skilled Panel Beater/Fitter. To be a success in this role you will; * Have knowledge and previous hands-on experience within a similar environment to include removing, replacing and repairing and filling body panels. * have knowledge of and have used...
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