Careers/Job Vacancies

Do you have a passion for cars or bikes? Are you interested in working in the automotive industry maybe as a retail assistant or a vehicle technician? See below for current vacancies and send your CV and covering letter to jobs@motosave.co.uk.

Please note that an expired advert on an external job website doesn’t necessarily mean the position has been filled. It is still recommended to send an application to the above email address. Even if nothing is listed below, please feel free to send us your CV anyway and we will get back to you if something suitable becomes available.

The Shortis Group

The Shortis Group is a family-owned and family-run retail sales/trade distribution and fitting bay centres for the motor industry.  The company has been trading for over 50 years and has unrivalled experience in automotive parts supply and fitting centres.  The Group operates across the UK with a turnover of over £40m.

As a whole, the group employs over 600 enthusiastic staff, owns over 180 vehicles and trades from over 75 sites, the majority of which are freehold.

Part of this group is Wilco Motosave who have 27 sites across Yorkshire, Humberside and Lincolnshire.

If you are interested in any of the positions detailed below, please ring 0113 2720006 and ask for an application form, or email your CV and covering letter to jobs@motosave.co.uk.

Bay Assistant Manager – Rochdale and Knottingley

Assisting the manager with running the fitting bay side of the business, you will be in charge on managers days off – dealing with customers, sales and repairs.

The successful applicant

  • must have experience in fitting and the fast-fit environment
  • have a pleasant outgoing personality with the ability to talk to customers
  • must be able to run a bay counter, booking in vehicles and dealing with quotes and pricing
  • be determined and enthusiastic, driven by a desire to succeed in our thriving company
  • must have a full driving licence

The position offers

  • Salary negotiable, depending on experience
  • Bonus scheme
  • Generous staff discount
  • 5½ day working week on a rota system over 7 days
  • 28 days holiday per annum including statutory
  • Challenging career rewarded on ability and commitment
  • Unrivalled job security and the satisfaction of working for a thriving company

Retail Assistant – Huddersfield & Rochdale

Assisting with the day to day business in the shop – serving customers and dealing with their enquiries, selling products, bike sales and repairs.

The position offers

  • Salary negotiable, based on experience – to be discussed at interview stage
  • Bonus scheme giving significant additional earnings potential
  • Generous staff discount
  • 5½ day working week on a rota system (5 days and 6 days alternate weeks)
  • 28 days holiday per annum inc. statutory
  • Unrivaled job security and the satisfaction of working for a thriving company
  • Genuine opportunities for further advancement, some of our senior management started over 30 years ago as apprentices and worked their way up through hard work and commitment

Mechanics (Multiple Positions)

Castleford, Morley, Huddersfield, Goole, Swinton, Malton, Rochdale and Knottingley

Carrying out services, tyres, exhaust, diagnostics, air con and brake work. Must have experience, preferably fast fit – and a full clean driving licence.

The position offers

  • Salary negotiable, based on experience – to be discussed at interview stage
  • Bonus scheme giving significant additional earnings potential
  • Generous staff discount
  • 5½ day working week on a rota system (5 days and 6 days alternate weeks)
  • 28 days holiday per annum inc. statutory
  • Unrivaled job security and the satisfaction of working for a thriving company
  • Genuine opportunities for further advancement, some of our senior management started over 30 years ago as apprentices and worked their way up through hard work and commitment

Retail Manager – Castleford

The successful applicant will

  • Have retail experience and car knowledge would be advantageous
  • Have a pleasant outgoing personality with the ability to talk to customers
  • Have a keen interest in cars and cycles
  • Have previous management experience
  • Have determination and enthusiasm driven by the desire to succeed in management
  • Be pleasant, friendly and have a positive personality with an ability to communicate effectively both with staff and customers alike

The position offers

  • Salary negotiable, depending on experience
  • Bonus scheme in place giving significant additional earnings potential
  • Generous staff discount
  • 5½ day working week on a rota system (5 days and 6 days alternate weeks)
  • 28 days holidays per annum inc. statutory
  • Outstanding opportunity for a challenging career in management rewarded on ability and commitment
  • Day-to-day management of a Wilco Motosave parts and accessory shop
  • Unrivaled job security and satisfaction of working for a thriving company

Retail Apprentice – Knottingley

The successful applicant will

  • have a good standard of education preferably with GCSE grade C or D passes in Maths & English – not essential
  • Must be reliable, with lots of enthusiasm, ambition, a willingness to learn and looking for a successful career in retail management. Many of our long serving managers started as apprentices and worked their way up
  • pleasant outgoing personality, smart appearance
  • an interest in cars / cycles will be an advantage

The position offers

  • Challenging career rewarded on ability and commitment
  • Genuine opportunity to advance within the company. Some of our senior staff started as apprentices
  • Unrivaled job security
  • Being involved in the day-to-day running of a parts and accessories retail shop which includes car audio, cycles, performance and styling products
  • Dealing with customers both personally and by telephone, cash handling, stock control. Your help in ensuring the branch projects a friendly yet professional image
  • Minimum basic from £160pw
  • Bonus scheme in place
  • Generous staff discount
  • 5 day working week for under 18’s
  • 28 days holiday per annum