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Mechanics

Falklands 4x4

Falkland Islands Company Limited, is looking for experienced, fully trained or time-served vehicle mechanics to join our already successful team of workshop technicians.

Responsibilities:

  • Adhere in compliance with company health and safety procedures, safe working practices
  • Inspect and assess mechanical and electrical faults
  • Test drive vehicles
  • Suggest and recommend required repairs to the manager
  • Carry out service, maintenance and repairs
  • Record jobs and inspection documents on a daily basis
  • Supervise junior technicians and give guidance and instructions
  • Instruct and assist with cleaning of equipment, tools and the general workplace

Skill level includes:

  • Manual and Automatic transmissions
  • Diesel and Petrol engines
  • Brakes, lubricants & fluids
  • Suspension & Steering
  • Tyres & Wheel Alignment
  • Cooling and Heating
  • Clutch and drive line
  • General body and Exhaust
  • Electrical components
  • Computer diagnostics and analysis
  • Proper use of specialised tools and equipment

QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS:

  • Valid driver’s licence, Cat B or above
  • Vehicle mechanic qualification
  • Good communication skills in English language
  • Basic computing skills
  • Desirable is Land Rover Licensed Automotive Service Technician
  • Presentable and reliable, teamwork experience and ability to work under pressure

Additional information and/or requirements: The vacancy is open to all applicants; preference is given to permanent residents of the Falkland Islands.

Falkland Islands work permit process specific documents required:

  • Medical and dental fitness clearances from the country of residence
  • A police clearance and/or court clearance from the country of residence
  • Any other documents which may be needed to ensure person’s right to work in the Falkland Islands 

Falkland Islands Company Ltd. provides the following benefits:

  • Salary commensurate on experience and qualifications
  • Overtime applicable as stated in each vacancy
  • Relocation costs to and from Falkland Islands upon completion of the contract
  • Upon arrival and submission of original receipts, reimbursement of immigration related expenses (i.e.: background check certificate costs, medical certificate costs etc.)
  • Accommodation contract without security deposit, rent deductible monthly from your salary in arrears
  • Annual bonus based on performance

Application instructions: please send your motivation letter, and your CV including at least two professional reference contact details to recruitment@fic.co.fk, with “VHR0071 Mechanic” in the subject-line, latest by 30th of October, 2020 at 16:30 local time.

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@fic.co.fk.