Mechanical Technician

£23000 - £26000 per annum

Job description

Our client is one of the UK's leading authorities on classic Lancia vehicles. They export to over 70 countries and cars are sent to them from all over the world. They are looking for a skilled, motivated and hard-working Mechanical Technician to join their long-standing and experienced team.

Applicants should have most, if not all, of the experience below:

• Classic car mechanicals (carburettors, brakes, transmissions, steering, suspension, electrical etc)
• Engine building, rebuilding and fault-finding - typically petrol V4 and V6 engines, including camshaft timing techniques, head skimming, plastigauging and so on
• Restoring interiors, trims and brightwork
• Machining (manual lathe and milling machines particularly)
• Test driving and vehicle assessments
• Being able to sketch parts on disassembly, understand technical and exploded drawings and work with translated workshop manuals (when available)
• Stripping, cataloguing and storing parts
• Maintaining quality control and keeping evidence of work done for reference, future estimating or marketing material
• Reporting on work done and time taken for invoice generation and record keeping
• Main dealership experience will be considered

If you have a love for classic cars and the experience to restore them, we would love to hear from you!
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