Master Technician, Jobs, 24434
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Master Technician

  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE plus benefits
  • Type of work: Permanent
  • Location: Hexham
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About the role

We’re recruiting for a fully qualified Master Technician to work at our busy Ford branch in Hexham.


Full time, Monday – Thursday 8am – 5.30pm, Friday 8am – 4.30pm.

Saturday working expected, depending on branch requirements.

About the role

As an Arnold Clark Master Technician, you’ll be responsible for accurately diagnosing and repairing a wide range of mechanical and electrical faults on customers’ cars. You must ensure a fantastic standard of work and aim for a first-time fix, every time.

This is a great opportunity for a Master Technician who is looking to keep up to date with modern vehicle technologies and develop skills across a huge range of manufacturers. Ongoing training is available for the right candidate.

Day-to-day duties

Inspecting vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components and diagnosing issues accurately, using computer-based diagnostic equipment.

Repairing or replacing broken or defective parts and confirming that defects have been resolved.

Training other members of the team in various diagnostic and repair methods.

Liaising with the vehicle manufacturer and customers to accurately communicate faults and repairs needed.

Recording test results and findings and maintaining records to manufacturer requirements.

Assisting in workshop planning and the pre-diagnosis of vehicle faults, including the speculative ordering of parts, to ensure a first-time fix.

Road testing vehicles to check repairs.

Essential skills

A minimum of Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 3 and solid, proven work experience with one of the leading vehicle manufacturers, achieving Diagnostic/Master level.

Ability to work in a competent and efficient manner both as part of a team and independently.

Ability to follow checklists and ensure that all procedures are completed.

High levels of accuracy and attention to detail.

Ability to follow instructions and listening skills.

A high level of organisation.

Strong communication skills to liaise with manufacturers and customers.

An understanding of great customer service.

A full UK driving licence.

Your technical skills will be rewarded with a competitive salary, training opportunities and excellent working conditions. You’ll also receive life assurance, sick pay cover, maternity & paternity packages, enhanced holiday package, private health care and generous employee discounts on new and used cars.

Arnold Clark is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We strive to create an environment where collaboration, unique perspectives and multiple approaches are celebrated. We care about our employees and our communities, we nurture talent and encourage ambition, and we are passionate about people who take pride in their work. Our employees are at the heart of everything we do – diverse in our make-up, united in our goals.

To find out more about Life at Arnold Clark, visit our website.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.


Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

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Discount on new and used vehicles

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Contributory pension scheme

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Private medical insurance

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Life assurance