Bristol Street Versa is one of the UK’s largest Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) manufacturers. Almost all of the vehicles we sell are converted in our workshops in Batley by our team of WAV Technicians. We also fit a range of optional extras to the WAVs we produce, for example rear heaters, manual/electric steps, rear parking sensors and grab rails.
About the Role
Our Bristol Street Versa dealership in Batley is looking to recruit a Vehicle Converter to join our exceptional team. The key skills required for this role include:
•Technical/Mechanical: This is a hands-on workshop role combining the disciplines of coach-building, motor mechanics, fabrication/welding and basic engineering. You will initially be responsible for flat floor vehicle conversions and the fitment of WAV extras, with the opportunity to progress to the more complex lowered floor conversions
•Adherence to guidelines: You will be expected to be fully compliant with the strict Conformity of Production rules required for volume type approval, and also to consistently ensure a high standard of workmanship adhering to specific measurements, torque settings or testing procedures where necessary
•Teamwork: The WAV Technician team is the largest team in the company, and frequently Technicians are required to work on a vehicle together; being a strong team player is therefore essential
For all colleagues in the Versa team, we expect resilience, drive, energy and talent. We expect everyone to be well presented with a desire, character and attitude to succeed.
In order to be successful in this role you must be a fully qualified and time served Technician.
This role is 37.5 hours per week, working 8am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday.
What you can expect
We are proud to be the motor retailer who invests more in our colleagues’ personal development than any other, so if you are successful, you can look forward to on-going training opportunities that provide you with the right career path, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice which includes Vertu rewards and pension scheme. If you are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry please apply now