Vehicle Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Technicians repair vehicles that have been involved in an accident. They will also identify the level of electrical and/or mechanical damage and repair it.
Depending on their role, the technician may carry out the repairs from start to finish, or specialise in one area of repair. More specific responsibilities for MET technicians might include assessing damage to a vehicle using diagnostic equipment to diagnose and repair electric faults, stripping and refitting parts on vehicles or replacing damaged panels and components to a required standard.
Starting salary: £32,000
Average salary: £40,837
Experienced salary: £72,000
*Data gathered from InAutomotive records for the 12 months previous.