Recruitment at Derek Slack Motors

Do you want to join our family?

If you have a passion for cars, you are self-driven, enthusiastic and strive to provide the highest levels of customer service you could be what we are looking for. 
Working for a long established and one of the few remaining family owned and run motor businesses in Teesside we offer not only competitive salaries and holiday terms, but training and progression in an enjoyable working environment.

Our business is built around our team and if you feel you have what it takes send us your CV with a covering letter stating the position you could be interested in and even if we have not currently got a vacancy we will hold your CV on file and contact you when one arises.


or post to; Recruitment, Derek Slack Motors Ltd, Prospect Place , A66 Cargo Fleet , Middlesbrough, TS3 8AR

Parts Advisor

As Parts advisor you will play a vital role in providing an outstanding level of service to both customers & the colleagues you work with & serve. You will need to have excellent communication skills with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude & be willing & able to work as part of a team. You will have the responsibility for not only sourcing vehicle parts for customers & workshop vehicles, but also identifying how customer requirements can be met, & building solid customer & colleague relationships. The successful applicant will enjoy all the benefits of working for a large motor retailer, including manufacturer training & a competitive salary. Previous experience essential.

Cleaner/Handyperson 15 hours per week

Required to clean various areas including, workshops, workshop offices, corridors & outside areas plus support other cleaning duties as required. Empty internal bins & sweeping. Some gardening duties will be included plus checking & keeping good external areas. You will competent in DIY tasks, including but not limited to, painting, decorating, plumbing, carpentry plus general building maintenance. Knowledge and Experience: Competent at basic building repairs and maintenance. Use of small industrial/electrical/mechanical equipment. Knowledge of health and safety procedures and precautions, including COSHH regulations and an awareness of health and hygiene procedures. Literacy and Numeracy skills sufficient to check delivery notes, measurements etc. Able to regularly handle/carry items. Excellent communication skills.

Parts Supervisor/Manager

You will be required to ensure key KPIs are met. Being a proficient leader and able to successfully motivate a team. Maintaining an excellent brand relationship you will be required to: Create and deliver effective sales and marketing plans, achieving maximum commitment and motivation from staff. Develop and agree Parts plans and budgets to achieve sales and financial targets. Ensure stock optimization to satisfy customer demand whilst minimizing capital commitment. Organize, direct and control staff within the department. Carry out regular performance reviews Be highly organized to ensure that all Company and manufacturers disciplines, procedures and reporting analysis are strictly adhered to. Have excellent financial skills and an eye for detail. Motor trade experience is essential for this role.

Service Advisor

We require a trained & competent Service Advisor. As a part of a busy Service Team, you will aim to ensure every customer has the best experience possible. This will include welcoming them into the Dealership, booking their vehicle in for service or repair, and keeping them updated. You will also be responsible for allocating job cards and ensuring the smooth running of the department. For this role, we are looking for an enthusiastic and organised individual with experience. You will be a team player, have excellent communication skills, be IT literate, be able to cope under pressure & be smartly presented. This position is full time & permanent. The successful applicant will enjoy all the benefits of working for a large motor retailer, including manufacturer training and a competitive salary.

Sales Executive

We are always interested in meeting vibrant, positive, well presented & ambitious Sales People who are happy to have their success measured by their ability to completely satisfy our customers. Our Sales Executives sell both New and Used vehicles, Accessories & Finance & related products. To be successful you need to be pro-active in your approach to develop and increase business and be self-motivated with the ability to plan and organize your daily activities in order to achieve deadlines. Sales Executives report directly to our General Sales Manager and must possess excellent communication skills. Previous sales experience essential for this role.

Sincere Thanks

Due to the shear volume of applicants it is difficult to reply to everyone, so we would like to say thank you very much indeed for applying & considering Derek Slack Motors as your potential employer. Good luck & thanks again.