Careers

  • SALES EXECUTIVE

    Springfield are looking to recruit in our busy sales department. Motor industry experience is not essential. You will be able to demonstrate an ability and record of achieving and exceeding targets, unlimited confidence, resilience, drive, energy and talent. A well-presented individual with a desire, character and attitude to succeed. The ability to quickly establish and build rapport with our customers.

    The candidate would preferably have an understanding and/or experience in customer satisfaction, building trust and communication effectively to exceed customer expectations, whilst providing the highest quality buying experience. You will have the ability to maximise on prospecting opportunities through all channels and work to KPi’s with maximum profit. Being computer literate is an advantage and a current clean driving licence essential.

    £ Industry competitive depending on experience.

    Apply by filling in the form below.

  • CAR VALETER

    Car Valeter required on a full time basis to work at our dealership in Gateshead.

    The role is available to an experienced car valeter who is both reliable and able to work on their own initiative. All equipment and materials are supplied. The job will consist of forecourt cleaning and vehicle serice cleaning.

    This job hours are: Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 5pm
    Job Types: Full-time
    Salary: £TBA
    Required experience: 1 year car valeting
    Job Location: Gateshead NE8 4AP
    Required licence or certification: Driving Licence

  • TRAINEE SALES EXECUTIVE

    Springfield are looking to recruit in our busy sales department. Sales experience is not essential. You will will have unlimited confidence, resilience, drive, energy and talent. A well-presented individual with a desire, character and attitude to succeed. The ability to quickly establish and build rapport with our customers is essential. Springfield is fun and exciting place to work, where we value our employees and work as part of a true team.

    - No sales experience necessary
    - Love communicating to people, both face-to-face and over the telephone
    - Be energetic and posess an outgoing personality
    - Be motivated by targets
    - Be IT & PC literate
    - Hold a driving licence

    £ Industry competitive depending on experience.
    Apply by filling in the form below.

  • Vehicle Technician

    We are currently looking for a Vehicle Technician to join our team at our Washington centre.

    Day-to-day duties
    Carrying out servicing, repairs and maintenance to high standards.
    Inspecting vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately, using computer-based diagnostic equipment.
    Repairing or replacing broken or defective parts and resolving defects.
    Carrying out DVSA vehicle testing (if authorised).
    Road testing vehicles to check repairs.
    Maintaining equipment and make sure tools are in good condition.
    Following checklists to ensure all procedures are completed.
    Completing all documentation to the required standard.

    Essential skills
    A certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 3 and solid work experience in the automotive industry.
    Ability to work in a competent and efficient manner on your own or part of a busy team.
    Strong communication skills.
    Good attention to detail.
    The ability to carry out work to high standards to deadlines.
    A proactive and enthusiastic approach.
    Ability to accurately follow written and spoken instructions.
    A full, clean driving licence held for a minimum of one year.

    £ Industry competitive depending on experience.

    Apply by filling in the form below.

     

  • PANEL BEATER/PANEL TECHNICIAN

    Experienced Panel Beater required for our busy multi franchised approved Washington Bodyshop, competitive rates of pay for the right individual. ATA Accreditation or NVQ Qualification a distinct advantage although not essential however but must be fully versed in all aspects of Panel Beating.

    Immediate start is available.

    Springfield is a long established family run business approaching our 30th year trading. If you think you have what it takes to become part of great team and have great interpersonal skills along with the attributes to complete a first class repair on time and every time then contact Marc Madden Bodyshop Manager in the first instance on 0191 4172677 or submit CV to stating salary details to marc.madden@drivespringfield.com

  • We are currently looking for a Parts Advisor to join our team at our Gateshead centre.

    Day-to-day duties

    Working with customers to meet their requirements and giving advice on additional parts and services.
    Matching orders against stock items and sourcing parts, while offering competitive prices.
    Working as a team and independently to reach set goals and KPIs.
    Delivering fantastic customer service while remaining efficient and focused on your tasks.
    Incoming and outgoing call handling, face-to-face transactions and IT-based communications.
    Managing goods in and out.
    Working with suppliers, placing orders or returns and processing paperwork accurately.
    Cash handling.
    Essential skills

    Modern apprenticeship or equivalent qualification in Vehicle Parts.
    A high level of accuracy with the ability to multi-task efficiently.
    High standards of self-discipline and organisation.
    Excellent communication and influencing skills.
    Good levels of computer literacy.
    Proven customer service and call handling skills.
    A proactive and positive approach, with the motivation to succeed.
    Ability to work both independently and as part of a busy team.

    £ Industry competitive depending on experience.

    Apply by filling in the form below.