MOT Tester

Service Department

Snows BMW Portsmouth

12 May 2021

The Driving Spirit

Snows are an AM Top 50 automotive retailer covering 18 Brands at 52 franchises. Based in the south and south-west of England the business differentiates itself from its customers by delivering outstanding customer service for its customers and manufacturer partners. We are currently on the looking out for a MOT Tester to join our established team at Snows BMW Portsmouth.

Your day

As a MOT Tester, you will be based in our workshop and be responsible for carrying out all required MOTs as per Ministry of Transport directives whilst maintaining the high quality of work our customers expect and ensuring maximise workshop utilisation and productivity.

Your day will include:

  • Undertaking Class IV MOT tests to the government standards ensuring quality inspections controls are carried out.
  • Communicating with the Service Reception team and Workshop on test result and additional work necessary.
  • Working in accordance with brand and dealership processes.
  • Ensuring that working environment is kept clean and devoid of any working practice which may be hazardous.
  • Liaising with customers where appropriate updating them on the status of their vehicle checks.

Have you got what it takes?

  • Hold the relevant MOT Tester qualification.
  • Relevant City & Guilds, BTEC or NVQ accreditation
  • Previous work experience in a franchise dealership
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Commitment to delivering first class customer service.
  • Able to plan, organise self and meet agreed work deadlines.

What is in it for you?

  • Highly competitive salary and bonus scheme.
  • Full training and support to help you immerse yourself in the role and Snows values.
  • 30 days holiday, inc. Bank holidays plus additional holiday entitlement as recognition of length of service with Snows at 5,10,15, 20, 25, 30 years anniversary. (Pro rata for part time employees).
  • Discounted MOTs, Service & Parts.
  • Recommend a Friend Bonus/ Introducing a Customer Bonus.
  • Life Assurance Benefit.
  • Snows Contributory Pension Scheme.
  • Health Shield.
  • BEN – Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Excellent development opportunities to learn & grow with Snows.
  • Role dependant – tool box insurance /company car scheme/ Uncapped earnings potential through commission or bonus structures.

Hours of work

Mon-Friday 0830 - 1700hrs, every other Saturday and Sunday (Sat 0830 - 1330hrs Sun 1000 - 1500hrs)

When you work a Sunday you get Monday off.


We regret that due to volume, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of the close date please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Ref: MOT Tester SBP

Location: Portsmouth
Salary: Competitive salary and bonus
Closing Date: 12/05/2021