Vehicle Dismantler / Mechanic

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Vehicle Dismantler / Mechanic to join the UK’s leading Vehicle Recycling company based in Skelmersdale.

Main Purpose of Role:

To dismantle and remove parts from vehicles, for re-sale to both trade and retail customers.

Key Duties:

•       To ensure that dismantling and removal of parts is carried out in a professional manner.

•       To ensure that all jobs are completed within the estimated times.

•       To advise the workshop supervisor of any additional work identified when working on a vehicle.

•       To comply with the relevant Company Housekeeping and Health and Safety regulations and policies applicable to this position and working environment.


Key Skills:

•       To have a good mechanical knowledge and to be aware of the various car makes, models and components.

•       To have good interpersonal skills and be a team player, as the role will include working within a small team.

•       To have a good knowledge of relevant Health & Safety procedures.

•       To be flexible with working hours, as occasionally there may be a business need to work additional hours.

•       Dependant on the individuals experience and ability to meet the job description – relevant training will be given.

•       Own tools are essential.


Type of Position               :  Permanent / Full-time

Job Hours                            :  40 Hours per week

Working Days                    :  Monday – Friday                           Hours of Work                  :  08:45 – 17:15

                                                  With ‘occasional’ overtime hours on Saturday mornings:  09.00 – 13:00

Holiday Entitlement      :  20 days per Calendar Year, plus Statutory holidays

Rate of Pay                         :  Competitive – Negotiable / Dependant on Experience


Location of Job                 :  Skelmersdale Site                       

                                               Hills Salvage & Recycling Ltd, Gerrard Place, East Gillibrands,

Skelmersale, Lancashire, WN8 9SU

Contact for Job                 :  E-mail:

Please Note                       :  Only written / CV applications will be accepted.  Please DO NOT telephone.

Details of 2 references will be required.