BestDrive are seeking Qualified Mechanics and Tyre Fitters (Carlow)

BestDrive are experts in automotive parts repair including tyres, brakes, exhausts and much more, as well as offering a robust car servicing and Pre-NCT checking facility. With over 30 branches across Ireland we are a Continental Company. We aim to be fully digitalized offering the best technical/software equipment available on the Market.

Job Title: Tyre Fitter
Location: Carlow
Reports to: Branch Manager and/or Supervisor

Job Purpose: Selling and Fitting tyres, brakes, shocks, exhausts etc.

Key Tasks:

  • Correct car-lifting technique
  • Removal & re-fitting of road wheels
  • Fitting & balancing of new tyres
  • Correct puncture repair procedure
  • Basic Service Skills/5 Point Safety Check (check & report on condition of brakes, suspension wear and condition, tyre condition, lights and engine levels)
  • Replacing Wiper Blades
  • Stock Management
  • Replacing Car Batteries – checking battery condition and charging.
  • Customer Service – use of seat covers, steering wheel covers, floor mats etc.
  • Basic wheel alignment/understanding & identifying wheel alignment issues
  • Environmental Legislation Compliance – correct disposal of engine oil, filters, tyres, batteries etc
  • Exhausts – identify exhaust condition & part replacement requirements
  • Replacing brake pads on basic models
  • Ensure Health & Safety Procedures are adhered to
  • Housekeeping

Email your CV to [email protected]


Job Title: Mechanic
Reports to: Supervisor/Manager
Job Purpose: The Mechanic is responsible for the full maintenance and repairs of the vehicle. You will work with the best software equipment available on the current market.

Key Tasks Required:

  • Ability to identify faults and repair components & fit new and manufactured parts.
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Undertaking full inspection before hand-over to customer
  • Recording all relevant details, completing records etc
  • Understanding of diagnostics and fault finding
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Maintaining a clean and neat workspace and adhering to all company policies, procedures and safety standards
  • Experience in tyre fitting an advantage

Essential Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role
  • Must be fully qualified mechanic
  • Full Clean Driving Licence essential
  • Mechanics tool kit
  • Knowledge of Ipads would be an advantage
  • Experience in both Diagnostics and Fault Finding
  • Rewards and Conditions:
  • Basic salary
  • Unlimited Potential Bonus Scheme
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Training in Brakes, TPMS etc…..
  • ATA Accreditation offered
  • Promotional Opportunities Worldwide

Email your CV to [email protected]