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Vocational in NVQ 3 in motor mechanics Years of Experience:
Authorized to work in: European Union Present Location: Spain, Valencia Relocation: Anywhere (International)
1. Summary (Cover Letter) - CV/Resume Part 1 [Mandatory]
I am currently a Vehicle Motor Mechanic, who is looking for new challenges within the industry. Dealer trained to a very high standard with 17 years experience.
All qualification can be sent to you for you to look over. I am very flexible and would love a new challenge, high skilled and able to learn new tasks very easily. 100 % committed to my job with the ability to work unaided or as part of a team, sharing skills.
If you require any further information that is not on my CV please do not hesitate to contact me either on my home phone or mobile.
2. Work Experience - CV/Resume Part 2 [Mandatory]
Feb 2006 – present day
Job title – Motor Vehicle Technician Self Employed
Servicing of vehicles
Diagnosis of faults for a number of different makes and models of vehicles
Repairing of vehicles from major components to wear and tear items.
Pre I.T.V checks
Taking cars to I.T.V centre. Spanish equivalent of MOT
Ordering of parts through a number of different dealerships.
July 2005 – Feb 2006 Auto Cristian Ford
Job title – Motor Vehicle Technician
Duties – Servicing to manufactures specifications
P.D.I of new vehicles
General repair of vehicle
Tyre changing, puncture repairs, balancing and wheel alignment.
Overhaul of major components
Pre I.T.V checks
During my time at Auto Cristian as well as having to learn my job in a different language I also liaised with English customers living in Spain bringing their cars to the dealership.
May 1993 – June 2005 Jennings Ford/Mazda
Job Title – Motor Vehicle Technician / Mot Tester and Quality controller
Duties – After finishing my apprenticship I was offered a full time position within the company.
Servicing to manufactures specifications
P.D.I of new vehicles including Mazda when dealer went multi franchise
MOT Testing/ Quality controller
Recovery driving/ Road side assistance
PARF requests Warranty paint Authorisation
SMART repairs. Body work
Ding and Dent repairs
General mechanical repairs
Air conditioning specialist
Installation of alarm systems and various accessory kits
Multilock security system installation
Overhaul and changing of major components e.g. Gearboxes and engines.
Tyre changing, balancing and wheel alignment.
Training of new apprentices.
During my twelve years within this company I had to attend many training courses in order to perform my many duties.
June 1991-April 1993 BMW Mill Garages Toll Bar
Job Title- Apprentice Mechanic
Duties – Working along side qualified Mechanics, training at servicing and the P.D.I of cars. During servicing learning general repairs of vehicles.
Reason for leaving – company was taken over.
3. Education & Training - CV/Resume Part 3 [Mandatory]
Motor Vehicle studies B.Tec. 06/1992
R.T.I.T.B Vehicle Mechanics and Systems 06/1992
Motor Vehicle studies B.Tec 03/1993
R.T.I.T.B Vehicle Mechanics and Systems 03/1993
Ford Immobiliser Installation 06/1993
I.M.I NVQ Vehicle Mechanics and Electronic 04/1994
Systems, Maintenance and Repairs LV
Ford Diploma Electrics and Electronics 06/1994
Ford Diploma Body and Paint Familiarisation 10/1995
Health and Safety Technician Awareness 02/1995
Ding and Dent Repairs 06/1996
MOT testing License 02/1997
Diploma Air Conditioning Systems 11/1997
Diploma Ford Technician 04/1998
F.D.S 2000 Diagnosis 04/1999
MulTlock security systems 10/1999
WDS Diagnosis 08/2000
Problem solving techniques 04/2000
Noise, vibration and harshness diagnosis 03/2001
4. Computer Skills - CV/Resume Part 4 [Mandatory]
Micro soft word
Micro soft excell
5. Other Skills - CV/Resume Part 5 [Optional]
Ability to commit to something and see through to the end
Can face to face with cusotmers/clients
6. Additional Information - CV/Resume Part 6 [Optional]
I am married with two children, living here in Spain for the last 3 years. I am committed and trustworthy able to take orders and also work on my own or as part of a team which is necessary in this trade. I can problem solve working efficiently and to the highest standard which is required when you work for major dealerships .During my time working for Jennings Ford I was given lots of responsibilities which included training new apprentices, recovery, air conditioning specialist, MOT quality controller, traveling the country for MOT conventions also dealing face to face with customers. Main Mazda technician when the company expanded and became multi franchise.
I feel that I would be a good addition to your team, willing to learn new skills and sharing those that I have already.