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Mechanic/MOT tester

Job Description

Are you an enthusiastic and talented Vehicle Mechanic looking for a new challenge? Service Care Solutions is seeking a dedicated Mechanic/MOT Tester to join our client's team at in Eccles, Manchester.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct repairs and maintenance on a variety of vehicles and specialized equipment, including municipal equipment like bin lifts, refuse compactors, road sweepers, and more.
  • Operate a range of garage equipment such as brake testing and exhaust gas analysis tools.
  • Work across various depot locations as required.
  • Maintain and complete essential documentation, including job tickets, inspection sheets, and time sheets.
  • Care for tools and equipment borrowed from stores and ensure personal tools are well-maintained.
  • Handle work on dirty vehicles and equipment and in adverse weather conditions if necessary.
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety procedures and policies.
  • Provide excellent customer care in all activities.
  • Offer advice, information, and training to apprentices.
  • Undertake training to enhance performance and capabilities.

Essential Qualifications and Skills:

  • Qualified Mechanic
  • Qualified MOT Examiner
  • Willingness to work alternating shifts (06:00-14:00 or 14:00-22:00)


  • Current driving license (LGV category C is desirable but not essential)
  • NVQ level 3 and/or City & Guilds (or equivalent) in Vehicle Maintenance/Repair
  • Strong organizational skills
  • LGV License

Rate of Pay:

£18 to £22 PAYE per hour depends on experience.

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in this fantastic opportunity, please send your CV to or contact us at 01772 208967 for more information.