01305 555700

    London Road, Dorchester
    DT1 1NE




    01305 555700

    London Road, Dorchester
    DT1 1NE




  • Diagnostic Technician - Peugeot & Hyundai - Dorchester

    Date Added:
    18 November 2020

    Peugeot Dorchester
    Hyundai Dorchester

    OTE Up to £31500 depending on experience (Inc Monthly & Annual Bonus)

    Closing Date:
    09 December 2020

    Contract Type:
    Permanent - Full Time

    Job Reference:



    • To carry out inspection and service routines.
    • Test, diagnose and repair cars and light commercials in an efficient, skilful and safe manner.
    • To provide accurate feedback on job sheets in order to process any claims and produce invoices.
    • To prepare new and used cars for display or customer delivery (where applicable)

    Specific Duties (but not limited to);

    • To investigate and diagnose faults, calling on the assistance of the Master Technician as necessary. Assist other technicians in the diagnosis of faults as and when required.
    • Liaise and communicate with the Master Technician and/or Controller for any jobs requiring specialist skills, further investigation, additional work or any other difficulties.
    • Interpret repair order instructions and technical instructions and carry out in line with Company and Manufacturer procedures.
    • Carry out any warranty and /or MOT work in line with Manufactures and Statutory regulations, including completion of all paperwork in an accurate manner.
    • Ensure through your own actions a safe and pleasant working environment.
    • To liaise with other staff from other departments in a courteous and efficient manner in order to order parts, gain information etc.
    • Plan work and order parts to ensure that the vehicle is ready when promised to the customer, advise the workshop controller/foreman immediately of any possible delays or shortfalls.
    • Attend training courses as requested, in order to keep up to date with all technological and product advances.


    An opportunity has arisen for a successful and motivated Diagnostic Technician to work within our Hyundai & Peugeot Dealership in Dorchester

    Ideally you will have at least five years’ experience to ensure you are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to diagnose and rectify system faults, including replacing components. We would on this occasion welcome applicants with less experience, provided you are fully qualified to Level 3 or equivalent.

    Person Requirements:

    • You will need to be an experienced technician with a relevant formal qualification (IMI/City & Guilds or equivalent) 
    • Possess good communication skills with the ability to explain technical information to colleagues and customers accurately and concisely.
    • Passionate about the industry, and committed to the development of your technical knowledge and skills.
    • Customer focused, able to keep customers experience and safety in mind throughout the service or diagnosis and repair
    • Team Player – assist other technicians when workshop is under pressure, and take ownership of any safety issues you identify in the workshop. 
    • Thorough and able to work with defined processes and guidelines.
    • Quality focused with first time fix mentality. 
    • Honest with high levels of integrity

    What we offer

    • Good Basic Salary in the region of £26,907 depending on your skills and experience - Plus monthly bonus scheme and annual loyalty scheme.
    • Bonus Scheme - Full details will be provided if you are invited for interview
    • Annual Loyalty Bonus Scheme - Full details will be provided if you are invited for interview
    • Enhanced Annual leave Package - Increasing with service
    • Pension Package with a well-established provider
    • Group Life Assurance Scheme
    • Training and Career Development Opportunities with a Main Dealer Franchise

    How To Apply

    Click on the link below to submit your CV and a covering letter.

    **Please note - The vacancy may be closed early once we receive a certain amount of applicants. Successful candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks after submitting their applications**


Howard Garages (Weston) Ltd is an Appointed Representative of Automotive Compliance Ltd, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA No 497010). Automotive Compliance Ltd’s permissions as a Principal Firm allows Howard Garages (Weston) Ltd to act as a credit broker, not as a lender, for the introduction to a limited number of finance providers and to act as an agent on behalf of the insurer for insurance distribution activities only.

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