Automotive Technician

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Technician – Southcombe Garage Chipping Norton


Due to retirement a rare and exciting opportunity has been created at Southcombe Garage Chipping Norton for a Qualified Technician.

The Company

Southcombe are an independent garage and have been established since 1969.  The company continues to grow and develop the site. The owner also has planning permission to build a brand-new two-story reception and office block including making space for another two ramps, so exciting times ahead.

They have a great team of six technicians, all of whom have been with the company for a long period of time, the newest recruit joining the team in 2019. They are a great fun team and create a professional, clean, and efficient workshop. 

The workshop is very well equipped with main dealer diagnostic tools including Autologic.  With the technical support they provide and ever-increasing cabinets full of specialist tools to help keep the workshop moving efficiently. 

They have two members of staff in the office constantly keeping up to date with jobs and sorting the challenges that often come along. They all work as a great team and help each other out accordingly. 

The workshop Manager is on hand to help with any problems and advise on the next stages of repair.

Southcombe have a large, loyal customer base which is growing weekly. They offer great customer service which ensures customer retention and future growth. They all believe that customer satisfaction is key to a prosperous and continuing business.

The Role

You will be responsible for performing all maintenance, service, and repair activities on motor vehicles of various brands. You will be carrying out work completely and effectively within manufacturers and Company servicing and repair times, you will ensure that work is always to the highest standard as you seek to achieve consistently high customer satisfaction and repeat / incremental business.

Duties will include car repairs and servicing, diagnostics, and MOT testing if qualified.

About You

Southcombe are looking for a technician who is keen to take on a new challenge. You will be a fully qualified technician, who has experience of working with lots of different brands. 

In addition, you must hold a full clean driving licence.

Essential Skills Required

  • NVQ 3 qualified or equivalent
  • High level of attention to detail 
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good level of communication


If you love a challenge, enjoy working with a great team, and get satisfaction out of a job well done, we would love to hear from you.

On Offer

Hours of work are 0800 to 1730 Monday to Friday – Saturdays are on a rota 0800 to 1130.  

Salary between £28,000 and £35,000 depending on experience.

Workplace pension.

Our Process

When applying please include a full current CV with your current salary outlined and notice period, once this has been reviewed, we will be in touch to advise if your application will be progressed through to the next stage. The Riverside Resourcing & Consultancy recruitment process reflects our obligations under relevant UK legislation. Whilst all applications are carefully considered, we are only able to progress applications from candidates who have the right to work in the United Kingdom.

Managing your data 

We care about your personal data.  The General Data Protection Regulation provides you with more control and by applying to us, we consider this to be an agreement to process your personal data in support of our recruitment and selection process.  Your application data is held within our secure applicant tracking system through hireful – you will be given access to a candidate zone in this system where you can monitor and manage your application and see status updates.  We will communicate with you, by email or phone, throughout the recruitment process so that we can keep you updated and inform you of your application progress.



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