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Job Title: Caravan and Motorhome Engineer
Permanent Salary: TBC

Penrose Touring are a Family Owned Caravan Sales, Service and Accessory Centre in Cornwall. We are Cornwall’s Bailey Caravan Dealer, offering a large selection of new and used caravans in Cornwall. We take pride in offering great customer service with many customers choosing to come back to us time and time again. We are looking for a caravan and motorhome engineer to join our well established team, as we look to expand our workshops and the service we offer. You will be responsible for the regular servicing and maintaining of our customers vans. You will be diagnosing, fault finding and fixing common faults. You must have excellent customer skills and the ability to plan and manage your own time. Experience in maintaining a caravan is desirable but not essential. Repairing a caravan requires several basic skills in Carpentry, Plumbing – Water & Gas, Electrical and Engineering. We welcome applications from candidates who feel they offer these skills even if they do not currently hold the industry standard National Caravan Council qualifications. If you enjoy working with your hands, problem solving, working individually but as part of a supportive team this could be an exciting role working in our workshop.

Skills we are looking for:

  • Any relevant industry supported training and qualifications (NCC Approved)
  • Non industry related Gas or Electrical qualifications.
  • Mechanical & Trailer experience & qualifications.
  • Ability to follow processes for the thorough completion of a caravans service.
  • Excellent attention to detail both during service and documentation.
  • Ability to ensure all customers receive a comprehensive and courteous experience.
  • To enjoy finding solutions to problems and the ability to resolve caravan faults whilst providing an excellent customer service experience.
  • Listen to our customers requirements and provide them with a professional, knowledgeable, friendly service.

The Successful Applicant

  • Must be customer focused and willing to be involved in all aspects of the business.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Must be confident, well presented and able to work as part of a team.
  • Must be honest, with a professional approach to customers.
  • Must be committed to achieving high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Must have a full driving license, ability to tow caravans would be beneficial.

Although caravan service experience is advantageous, important to us is your character, integrity and ability. Salary to be negotiated according to experience. We open from Monday to Saturdays and you will be expected to work all Saturdays (excluding annual leave) with a day off given during the week additional to Sundays off.

Applications to made with full C.V to; Martin Snell, Manager, Penrose Touring, Scorrier, Redruth, TR165BP

You may send your application via email to the Manager  - Click Here

Tel: 01209 820451

Fax:01209 820116



Job Type: Full-time Related keywords: engineer, engineering, apprenticeship, graduate engineer, engineering apprenticeship Job Types: Full-time, Permanent