SVO Automotive Technician

Arkonik SVO

Salary: Competitive

Location: Charleston, USA

Type: Full Time

Closing Date:

Arkonik SVO, based in Charleston SC is recruiting for a Vehicle Technician to join its ranks due to rapid growth. You will primarily be involved in the installation of high-performance engines and automatic transmissions into classic Land Rover Defenders. It is a fantastic opportunity to develop and progress within this unique and exciting company. As a new venture, there will be both challenges and huge opportunities for the right candidates, a strong work ethic and a can-do attitude are essential. Competitive pay rates and benefits are on offer.

Key responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance and repairs on Land Rover Defenders. Responsible for removing, installing, diagnosing, disassembling, and assembling parts, components, and engines
  • Assemble all units according to drawings, sketches, or written directions. Must perform the assembly of the following systems according to the functional plan: Mechanical and chassis components / Hydraulic system installation / Electrical system installation
  • Carry out functional tests, and ensure the assembly meets quality parameters
  • Analyze technical and procedure problems; Make proposals to support the design, development, and planning in achieving the implementation of optimization
  • Perform failure analysis and repair of complete vehicles 
  • Collect and prepare core data relating to productivity, capacity, ad deficiency. Record deviations, propose remedial measures and participate in their implementation
  • Carry out training measures
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement Program

Ideal candidate

  • Qualifications: Highschool Diploma or GED preferred
  • 5 years of relevant automotive experience is required 
  • Knowledge of ECU tuning with respect to GM® LS3 engines and transmissions is desired
  • Will have proven automotive electrical knowledge
  • ASE certifications OR equivalent combination of education and experience preferred
  • 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

What you’ll get in return for your talents

A competitive salary, and you’ll be working with an exceptional company and proposition.

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 August 2022

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