Vehicle Mechanic / Technician (Derry/L'Derry)(28-35k)

Job Description

VANRATH have partnered with a long-term client that has dealerships in various locations.

We have exciting opportunities within our service department we are seeking driven and hard working individuals from all backgrounds.


Derry / Londonderry


£28,000 - £35,000

You deliver high standards of technical advice, service and maintenance to all our customers.

Our Mechanics work 5 out of 7 days each week Monday-Friday.

  • Occasional late evening may be required.
  • Monday to Thursday 9 am - 5:30 pm
  • Friday 9am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday closed.
  • Enjoy bank holidays off and over Christmas.


  • We will help and support you to learn to work to Standard and Service Times.
  • Carrying out repairs on engines, gearboxes, brakes and suspension systems.
  • MOT preparation
  • Carry out inspections
  • Diagnostic work and fault finding
  • You will also learn to use the in-house systems and complete paperwork such as job cards and service sheets.
  • Develop your skills & experience to the next level of your career by attending the manufacturer training scheme.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Able to conduct routine maintenance work aiming to vehicle functionality and longevity.
  • Inspecting vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately.
  • Commercial vehicle experience
  • Driving license (preferred)
  • Mechanic experience: 1 year (preferred)
  • City & Guilds Automotive (preferred)
  • 3rd& 4th-year apprenticeship will also be considered for the position
  • IT literate.
  • Inspecting vehicle computer and electronic systems to repair, maintain and upgrade.

This role is offering weekly pay.

Some positive candidate feedback we've received-

''I was contacted by VANRATH in regards to a job I had applied for. They were extremely helpful and gave me a number of positions to apply for. They had interviews set up in a number of hours and I secured a position within days. They kept we well informed throughout the process and has continued to touch base after I have started my new role. Couldn't recommend enough.''

''VANRATH were extremely supportive throughout the recruitment process and answered any queries I had, whilst keeping me informed of progress the entire time. This provided me with more confidence going into the interviews and helped me to secure my new role. Highly recommend!''

''I would highly recommend VANRATH who I found to be thoroughly helpful, informative and efficient from first point of contact. Within a week of sending my CV I had interviewed and received an offer for a new role''