Job title: Vehicle Mechanic
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Automotive
Functional Expertise: Automotive / Automotive Parts Skilled Labour
Location: Co. Kerry
Job published: 11-03-2024
Job ID: 32291

Job Description

Our client is looking for a skilled vehicle technician with experience on a variety of brands. 

Vehicle Technician required with the following qualifications:

  • 10 years experience as a qualified motor technician trained to diagnose and carry out mechanical and electrical faults on modern cars and light commercial vehicles
  • Up to date qualification
  • Proof of Trade certificate
  • NQF level 4/N3

Tasks required by this job include:

  • Visually checks, test drives or uses test equipment to diagnose engine and mechanical faults.
  • Removes, dismantles, repairs and replaces defective parts and prepares new parts using appropriate tools.
  • Reassembles, tests, adjusts and tunes the appropriate parts, systems or entire engine.
  • Carries out routine maintenance checks on oil and air filters, brakes and other vehicle parts/systems.
  • Diagnoses faults in electrical/electronic circuitry, removes faulty components and fits replacements.
  • Checks condition of electrical/electronic systems and carries out servicing tasks.
  • Installs additional electrical amenities such as radio/CD players, aerials.
  • Repairs and services air conditioning, heating and engine-cooling systems. replacing timing belts/timing chains.
  • Refresher & update training would be provided at no cost to employee
  • Communicate with clients, excellent customer service skills. 

Screening Questions

Can you converse in English - Written, Spoken, Reading?
Do you have 10+ years experience as a mechanic?
Do you have experience with diagnostics?
Please provide the brands you have experience on in the vehicle industry?
Are you proficient in fault finding?
Do you have a full valid SA/EU/UK  driver licence?
Customer Service beneficial - Do you have experience in customer communication skills? 


€17.78 per hour / 40 hour work week / €37000 per annum.
Contribution assistance with flight costs.
Contribution assistance with housing (rental costs)
Payment for Work Permit. 

Location County Kerry, Ireland.