Careers

  • Bodyshop Technician - Alnwick

    OTE £33K + overtime opportunity.  Monday to Friday.

    We currently have a vacancy for a Bodyshop Technician at our Alnwick MG and Suzuki car dealership.  With responsibility for carrying out the repair and restoration of motor vehicles this is a busy, challenging role.

    Previous experience in a franchised dealership or 'approved repairer' Bodyshop are essential. 

    Candidates must be able to paint or carry out bodyshop repair work to vehicles and accurately report on vehicle structure, defects and paintwork.  Full ATA accreditation in either paint or bodyshop repair, or accredited qualifications to a minimum of NVQ Level 3 would be an advantage but is not a requirement as training can be provided.

    In return we can offer you a career within our friendly and family orientated business together with competitive remuneration.  Any interested applicants should send their CV and a covering letter to [email protected].

  • Car Valeter Vacancy - Alnwick

    £11.90 per hour.  Full driving licence required.  Monday to Friday.

    We currently have a Car Valeter vacancy at our family-owned MG and Suzuki dealership in Alnwick.  With responsibility for washing, preparing and valeting new and used vehicles to the highest possible standards, this is a physically demanding role involving both indoor and outdoor work.

    Previous experience of cleaning or valeting vehicles would be a distinct advantage but is not essential as training will be provided.  We are looking for strong organisational skills, meticulous attention to detail, the ability to work efficiently as part of a team and communicate well with other departments.  The ideal candidate will be able to prioritise their work, follow a rota, meet deadlines and display flexibility when required.  The role may also involve collecting and delivering customer vehicles.

    If you are interested in applying please send your CV and a covering letter to Mark Livingstone either by email to [email protected] or by post to Blackshaws Alnwick, Birch Close, Lionheart Enterprise Park, Alnwick, NE66 2EP.  Closing date:  Saturday 23rd March 2024.

  • Vehicle Technician - Morpeth

    OTE £35K plus overtime opportunity.  Monday to Friday.

    Due to the growth and expansion of our workshop we currently have a vacancy for a Vehicle Technician at our Morpeth KGM and Isuzu car dealership.  With responsibility for carrying out repairs and servicing of motor vehicles plus MOT testing this is a busy, challenging role.  The successful applicant will be required to maintain an up-to-date knowledge of service, repair and warranty policies and must be able to use computerised diagnostic equipment and complete job cards in an accurate, efficient manner.

    A full driving licence and an accredited qualification in vehicle repair and maintenance to a minimum of NVQ Level 3 is essential.  Experience in a franchised dealer workshop would be an advantage but is not a requirement.  Of more importance is your technical and practical knowledge of general vehicle maintenance and willingness to undertake further manufacturer training.  You will also need to be able to work under pressure with excellent attention to detail and strong team working skills.

    In return we can offer you a career within our friendly and family orientated business together with competitive remuneration.  Any interested applicants should send their CV and a covering letter to [email protected] 

  • Transport Driver

     

    We currently have a vacancy for a Transport Driver at our Car dealership.  The role involves collecting and delivering vehicles to and from our Alnwick and Morpeth sites and then delivering these vehicles throughout the country.

    We are looking for someone with a clean driving licence who is qualified to drive our 7.5t delivery vehicle. CPC and tacho experience will be required. The applicant should be courteous, detail orientated and have a friendly manner in line with our company values. This can be a busy role, although is will be part time and of an ad hoc basis. We are looking for someone who can prioritise their work and also show flexibility as and when transport requests arise.

    If you are interested in applying please send your CV and a covering letter to [email protected] or by post to Blackshaws Ltd, Birch Close, Lionheart Enterprise Park, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 2EP