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How to write a professional cover letter

Are cover letters still relevant?   In the modern-day world of LinkedIn and social recruiting, many jobseekers are asking if they should still send a cover letter with their job application. In most cases, the answer is yes. Unless otherwise stated in the job...

MOT Tester job description

MOT Testers play an important role in any automotive team, contributing to the overall success. of the company. A career in MOT Testing can be a rewarding career path that is both interesting and challenging. If you are highly organised, have good communication...

Automotive jobs salary guide 2017-18

Want to know how much you could make working in the automotive industry? Or what the average salary ranges for different roles are? There are a wide range of jobs in the automotive sector, and pay varies significantly based on job title. Below, we have collected data...

Car Sales job description

A career in Car Sales can be an extremely rewarding career path that is both interesting and challenging. If you are highly organised, have good communication skills, and have an interest in the automotive sector, read on to find out more about a Car Sales...

20 top CV tips for 2019

  January is a busy time in recruitment. With the new year, many workers take a moment to consider whether or not it’s time for a new move in their career. In fact, at the end of 2018, we ran a survey to find out just how many people would be looking for a new...

Writing a CV for a Mechanic

It goes without saying that a brilliant CV will be your ticket to an interview and a great mechanic job.As a starting point, remember that hundreds of other people may be applying for the same position as you, and recruiters can realistically only spend a...

A day in the life of an Area Workshop Manager

How long have you been at Arrow Self Drive?I have worked at Arrow all of my working life. I started as an apprentice mechanic aged 15. After qualifying and spending five years at our Huddersfield depot I moved around the other depots building up different...

Automotive sales job description

Vehicle sales executives will spend their time working with individual customers to understand their needs, help them view and test drive the most appropriate vehicle, and agree the sale. Car sales jobs are often commission based, so it is vital that those...

New Year, new career?

As 2019 fast approaches, is your new year’s resolution to land your dream automotive job?  In a recent survey we ran with over 200 jobseekers:84% told us they will be looking for a new job in 201978% told us they will be looking for a new role in January 201928% told...

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