Engine Technician/Manager

Engine Department

Salary: Competitive

Location: Mells, Somerset

Type: Permanent

Closing Date:

Would you like to be a part of Arkonik – The world’s leading custom Land Rover Defender restoration specialists? Arkonik has been established for over 14 years with production facilities in the UK and North America.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a knowledgeable and passionate Engine Technician/Manager to join Arkonik HQ. This is a role where you will be involved in all aspects of engine rebuilds. Currently in production are the pushrod Rover 3.5ltr V8 and the 200/300Tdi diesel variants. On offer is a permanent role that pays a competitive salary, company pension scheme, and 28 days holiday.

Key responsibilities

  • Demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of complete engine rebuilds to the highest quality
  • Tailoring bespoke engines explicitly to each individual client requirements
  • Projects entail stripping, measuring and assembling engines and their work often involves performance improvements/enhancement modification
  • Other ad-hoc jobs as requested
  • Complete tasks by deadlines set.

Ideal candidate

  • Possess the requisite measuring skills, attention to detail and experience in the use of engine measuring equipment
  • Previous automotive experience essential
  • Knowledge of Land Rovers useful but not essential
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Can work as part of a team or on own initiative without supervision
  • Reliable, punctual and highly motivated
  • Own transport essential due to rural location.

What you’ll get in return for your talents

In return, Arkonik has some very competitive benefits. You’ll not only be rewarded with a competitive salary but you will receive 28 days holiday and the opportunity to join our company pension scheme. Alongside the financials, you’ll get to work in a collaborative workspace in a rural setting. Work with some genuinely talented minds and be part of the continued development and expansion of our global company. Excellent training and progression opportunities are available for the right applicant.

What next…

To apply for this exciting role, please send us your current CV along with a covering letter using the form below.

    Closing date for applications is 31 October 2022

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