Interview tips: ‘What can you bring to this role?’

Interview tips: ‘What can you bring to this role?’

You are very likely to be asked the question “Tell us what you can bring to this role?” at interviews for most automotive jobs. This is a classic job interview question that many people simply forget to prepare for. Although this can sound like a daunting question,...
Coping with stress at work

Coping with stress at work

Workplace stress is extremely common and the sad truth is that it’s on the rise. Most car sales professionals, mechanics and automotive engineers would admit to suffering stress at busy times of the year, particularly when deadlines and targets come into play....
Car Mechanic Job Description

Car Mechanic Job Description

As the number of cars on the road grows, so will the need for car mechanics. Garages are required to perform yearly MOTs on every car over three years old, and repair on any vehicles that have issues. They will also perform services on cars which are advised to take...
Automotive Electrician job description

Automotive Electrician job description

The electrical systems of modern cars are becoming more and more complicated and with the number of electric cars being produced on the up, the need for automotive electricians is also increasing. As an automotive electrician, you will be responsible for assessing the...
Breakdown Engineer job description

Breakdown Engineer job description

Breakdown engineers respond to people who have broken down on the side of the road. Those needing help will call a recovery service and the recovery service will send out a breakdown engineer. You will then travel to the site of the breakdown, talk to the driver and...
Car Mechanics – To be or not to be Self employed…?

Car Mechanics – To be or not to be Self employed…?

There are plenty of benefits of becoming self employed and the most popular reasons for becoming your own boss tend to be based around money, freedom and control. The automobile industry is no different to any other, and becoming a self employed mechanic may be...