Freelance MOT Tester / Vehicle Technician - City of Dundee - J29657

Job Details

  • Technician
  • City of Dundee
  • Posted 1 week ago
Job Title: Freelance MOT Tester / Vehicle Technician
Region: City of Dundee
Town: Dundee
Salary: £14.5 - £18 per hour
Job Type: Contract
Job Reference: J29657


At Autotech Recruit we have a team of freelance Vehicle Technicians and MOT Testers who cover short and long-term contracts across the UK. With over 450 freelancers in our network, we are trusted by a UK-wide client network and work with the Motor Trader Top 100 franchised dealers, independent garages, fast-fit chains and government organisations.

Essential requirements:

A UK driving licence and car
Any of the qualifications listed below* (please check you qualify before you apply)

Why should you join Autotech Recruit?

Our top freelance mechanics earn between £35k and £45k a year
with part time contractors earning up to £20k a year
Guaranteed minimum 8 hour working days
Flexible working / improved work-life balance
Work available throughout the year
Opportunity to be considered for one of our Manufacturer Training Programmes
Holiday pay / pension/ statutory sick pay (depending on payment company options)
Offset (permissible) expenses
Autotech Recruit contributes towards the cost of training courses

Responsibilities and duties

Carrying out tech work to high industry standards
(light servicing, tyres, general MOT repairs, brakes, PDIs, etc.)
Travelling to different garages daily/weekly/monthly to cover various contracts
If you are an MOT Tester, conducting MOT inspections in line with DVSA standards
Ensuring procedures are adhered to at all times


To work for Autotech Recruit you must have your own vehicle and hold one of the following qualifications:

IMI level 3 National Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (light vehicle) (NVQ or SVQ L3)
City & Guilds BTEC, National Certificate or Ordinary National Certificate (ONC) in Motor Vehicle Engineering studies
City & Guilds qualification in:
Automotive Qualification, NVQ level 3 / SVQ level 3 Vehicle Mechanics and Systems
Repair and Servicing of Road Vehicles, 383 (full level 2 or 3)
Motor Vehicle Craft Studies, modular part 3 (3 modules)
Motor Vehicle Craft Studies, 381 (full part 2 or 3)
Motor Vehicle Craft Studies, pre 381 syllabus (full part 2)
Light Vehicle Mechanics Craft Studies (full part 2 or 3)
Motor Vehicle Technician’s Certificate (full part 1)
National Craft Certification with a specialism of Vehicle Maintenance and Electronic Systems

Alternatively, if you have at least 5 years continuous employment as a Vehicle technician / MOT tester within the last 7-8 years then please get in touch.

If you would like more details, please contact our recruitment team on 01234 432989 or head to our website to register your interest.

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July 11th, 2018|