Automotive Technician

| Company: Overfinch North America Inc. | Industry:

Automotive

|
Category:

Tech

| Location:

Danville Virginia 24540

| AutoJobs #34575 | Expiration Date 2017-12-06 |
Overfinch North America Inc.

Overfinch North America seeks an Automotive Technician in Danville, VA.


Overfinch is the world's leading creator of bespoke Range Rover vehicles. We are looking for a full-time, detail oriented, motivated Automotive Technician.
 
Essential Criteria
  • Industry recognized qualification in Motor Vehicle Service and Repair.
  • 5 + years’ experience in an automotive workshop.
  • A qualification in welding / metalwork would be preferable.
  • Self-motivated and able to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Experience of working with luxury and / or prestige vehicles is desirable.
  • Overfinch / Land Rover product knowledge and / or a willingness to learn.
  • An ability to build vehicles to a high standard, and maintain and repair vehicles to Overfinch standards.
  • An ability to build a rapport with a wide range of individuals (employees, suppliers, customers etc.).
  • An affinity for problem solving.
  • A keen attention to detail.
  • An ability to work to and meet targets.
  • Flexibility to work overtime and / or extended hours.
  • Flexibility to travel both domestically and internationally from time to time in line with requirements of the Company.
  • A valid passport that does not expire prior to August 2018.
  • A full, clean driving license.

General Overview of the Role
  • Disassemble & reassembly of vehicles.
  • Maintenance, service & repair of vehicles.
  • Trial fitment of new products.
  • Health & safety.
  • Any other duties as and when required.

Main Activities of the Role Disassemble & Reassembly of Vehicles
  • Carrying out all technical assemblies on new and used vehicles in line with job cards.
  • Fitment of Overfinch carbon body kits, wheels and tires, exhaust systems and interior components.
  • Arranging engine / ECU power upgrades using associated software.
  • Fitment and wiring of electrical hardware such as DRL’s, Exhaust Control Modules.
  • Identifying any parts that need to be replaced or refurbished during the reassemble process to ensure the vehicle meets Overfinch standards.
  • Carrying out all works to a high professional standard and within target deadlines.
  • Carrying out quality checks on vehicles following any assembly.
  • Carrying out road tests on vehicles following assembly.
  • Liaising with the Business Manager / Vice President regarding any issues.

Maintenance, Service and Repair of Vehicles
  • Carrying out visual inspections and diagnostic tests on vehicles and providing cost estimates for any maintenance, service and / or repair work including obtaining part prices and / or external costs.
  • Carrying out any maintenance, service and / or repair work to new and used vehicles in line with job cards.
  • Carrying out quality checks on vehicles following maintenance, service and / or repair works.
  • Carrying out road tests on vehicles following maintenance, service and / or repair works.
  • Carrying out minor ‘smart’ repairs to vehicles including, but not limited to, paint touch ups, buffering, cleaning etc.

Trial Fitment of New Products
  • Trialling the fitment of new parts received and liaising with the UK office to report any reoccurring issues with products.
  • Providing constructive feedback to the Product Development Team regarding any apparent obstacles and how to overcome them to ensure that new products are fit for purpose.

Health & Safety
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment.
  • Carrying out work in line with the Company Health & Safety Policy.
  • Assisting in implementing new health and safety policies from time to time.
  • Carrying out weekly health & safety checks for the Workshop area from time to time when Apprentice Technicians are unavailable.
  • Alerting Workshop Manager and / or Company Legal Department to any breeches of health & safety.

Any Other Duties As and When Required Any other duties as and when required by the Company, Workshop Manager and / or Operations Manager, including but not limited to:
  • Working off-site on occasion, both domestically and internationally, at a Customer or another business’ premises.
  • Communicating any issues to the Service and After-Sales Department and / or Customers where and when required.
  • Valeting vehicles.
  • Assisting in mentoring apprentices to improve their skillset.
  • Carrying out work in line with Company policies.

Location:
500 Stinson Drive, Danville, VA24540
Note: Must be able to attend initial training and probation period for up to 12 weeks in the UK.
 
Hours of Work:
8:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
 
Remuneration:
Competitive Pay, Subject to Experience
 
Other Benefits:
  • 401(k) Options with Employer Contributions
  • Health Insurance for Employee paid by Employer; Health Savings Account Options with Employer Contributions
  • Short Term Disability Insurance for Employee paid by Employer
  • Opportunities for Advancement (including Management positions)
  • Paid Vacation
 
  • Overfinch aims to maintain its position as the pre-eminent Range Rover tuner in the world. To achieve this we must deliver a program of continuous development and innovation, producing exceptional new products and first-class service for our customers.
  • Our people are the key to ensuring we succeed.
  • Overfinch offers a challenging and rewarding working environment for exceptional individuals looking to advance their career.

 
This is an hourly, non-management position.  
We welcome applications from talented people with a range of backgrounds, experiences and qualifications.
You can submit your resume electronically at any time to us.careers@overfinch.com.

Please apply below.

Date Posted: 2017-11-06 14:43:06

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