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We are always looking for ambitious, motivated personnel to join our team. If you are eager to work for a quality retailer in the automotive industry, please contact us.

Automotive Technician

About us

Solitaire Automotive is South Australia’s leading premium automotive group dealing with prestige German, English, and Italian marques. Privately owned, it has a long and proven history of growth and success.

Reporting to the Service Manager, we are currently seeking an experienced Automotive Technician to join our service department located at Mile End.

Skills and experience

  • Formal trade qualifications – Cert IV in Automotive/ Cert III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology or above
  • Previous experience working within a dealership or a service workshop
  • Proven ability to diagnose and repair vehicles at a high level of technical competence
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Effective time management skills
  • Understanding of current workshop work, health and safety practices

Experience working with a range of European vehicles is highly desirable however, training will be provided to the right candidate.

Culture and benefits

Solitaire Automotive offers the opportunity for growth within the company, excellent management support and a comprehensive training program.  A salary package commensurate with your experience and qualifications will be negotiated.

This is an excellent opportunity to obtain long-term, secure employment while contributing to an award winning and growing service department within a leading South Australian company.

Applications should be forwarded to Lauren Blundell
Telephone enquiries are welcome 1300 148 685

Volvo Sales Consultant

  • Opportunity to join growing dealership
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Expand your knowledge with ongoing training

About us

Solitaire Automotive is South Australia’s leading dealership for premium European vehicles. Established in 1971, Solitaire Automotive has a proud tradition of delivering an exceptional quality of service across all parts of its business to their loyal customers.

About the role

Reporting to the Sales Manager, your role will be focused on developing and maintaining long-term relationships with customers and colleagues alike. You will be responsible for achieving sales targets, maintaining a strong knowledge of Solitaire’s products and services as well as providing uncompromised customer service.

Skills and Experience

You will have experience working within a sales environment and have strong relationship building skills. Solitaire Automotive are looking for talented individuals who take an excellent approach to their work, are highly motivated and possess a genuine love for the automotive industry. Your sole focus is to enhance the reputation of the company at every opportunity when interacting with a customer.

Culture and Benefits

You will be provided with ongoing training and mentoring by some of the industry’s most experienced and respected operators. This is a unique and exciting opportunity that will allow growth, development and ongoing career advancement.

Applications should be forwarded to Lauren Blundell
Telephone enquiries are welcome 1300 148 685

Retail Manager - Volkswagen

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Focus on relationship building
  • “Hands on” management role

About the company

Solitaire Automotive, South Australia’s leading premium automotive group has seen significant growth since its inception over forty years ago and takes pride in consistently delivering excellent customer service across all parts of their business. Due to continued growth, they are now seeking a dynamic and self-driven Retail Manager to join this high performing team.

Duties

  • Assisting the General Manager in maintaining franchise operating standards
  • Monitoring and reviewing all new and existing sales leads with sales executives
  • Assisting with the development of the sales team to ensure set targets are achieved
  • Developing and managing new and used vehicle sales policy
  • Ensuring the optimum stock of vehicles is on premises and/or on order
  • To enhance the reputation of Solitaire Automotive at every opportunity and proactively promoting the brand
  • Maintaining our ongoing excellent customer service and satisfaction outcomes by utilising ongoing quality improvement measures
  • To create an environment where the department and its employees develop and excel

Skills & experience

  • Experience working in a sales management role within a high-end retail environment
  • Experience with relationship-based selling
  • Outstanding customer service and a commitment to excellent customer satisfaction with relevant retail experience
  • Exceptional leadership skills with a proven track record in effectively managing, coaching, motivating and developing Sales Executives
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to motivate and lead others and build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Culture & benefits

The successful candidate will be rewarded with an outstanding package that will include a competitive base salary, commission structure and fully maintained company vehicle. This is a rare opportunity to join an organisation that embraces a supportive environment and once that values people who bring vision and passion to their roles.

Applications should be forwarded to Lauren Blundell
Telephone enquiries are welcome 1300 148 685

Service Advisor - Volkswagen

Are you geared for Service?

Solitaire Automotive is South Australia’s leading premium automotive group. Due to movement in our Service Department, we are currently seeking a self-motivated and customer service focused minded individual to fill the role of Service Advisor.

This position will be based at our Mile End Service Department, which offers the very latest in workshop facilities.

The Service Advisor position requires a professional person who possesses the following:

  • Superior customer service skills; mechanical knowledge is not essential but an interest in cars would be beneficial
  • Motivated and hard-working with a positive approach
  • Reliable, professional and customer orientated
  • Ability to perform well under pressure and excels working within a team environment

The successful candidate will also possess excellent administration and data entry skills along with advanced computer skills. Dealership and Pentana ERA experience would also be highly desirable.

Solitaire Automotive offers the opportunity for growth within the company, excellent management support, a comprehensive training program and a company vehicle as part of a salary package that will reflect the candidate’s experience. You will be required to work minimum one-half Saturday each month.

Applications should be forwarded to Lauren Blundell
Telephone enquiries are welcome 1300 148 685

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