Experienced Motorcycle Technician Job Vacancy - Uppingham Rutland

POSTED: 08/07/2022


Job Vacancy

Hi! We’re Sycamore Motorcycles, an award winning, family-owned and run business that has been selling and servicing motor vehicles since 1952. We became Harley-Davidson® dealers in 2003, selling and servicing the complete range of bikes. Today we can build you a bike from the ground up! Our service levels have been recognised by The Motor Company with Harley-Davidson® 'Bar and Shield' awards, as well as other local business awards. Since becoming an official Harley-Davidson® dealer, we have met a lot of devotees to the Milwaukee legend, and we have listened and learned a lot from that interaction. Something that continues today and will continue always.

We also became a Yamaha dealer in 2021, the newest in the UK, selling and servicing the complete range of bikes, past and present. Since becoming an official Yamaha dealer, we pride ourselves on our attitude to deliver what the Japanese call KANDO…. the feeling of deep satisfaction and excitement you get when you encounter something of exceptional value, quality, and performance. It’s a thrilling emotion that adds spice to your life!!!

Job Description/ Responsibilities

  • Servicing/PDI/Diagnostics/Repairs on Harley-Davidson Motorcycles
  • Understand and Adhere to Manufacturer Guidelines
  • Carry out Visual Health Checks.
  • Be Conversant with Manufacturer Online Systems and Special Tools
  • Provide clear Written Diagnostics on Job Cards
  • Achieve Maximum Personal Efficiency

Skills and attributes

  • Good attention to details, with a focus on accuracy
  • Organised approach to work and effective time management
  • Excellent communication skills, demonstrating an ability to develop effective and professional working relationships with colleagues, customers, and suppliers
  • Professional approach, providing a positive influence on other members of the team
  • Ability to develop and contribute to process and systems improvements
  • Keen to learn and improve own performance
  • Will go the extra mile to fulfil customers' needs
  • Has a ‘can do’ attitude to work
  • Enjoys working effectively as part of a team
  • Hold a Full Motorcycle Licence
  • Be Computer Literate
  • Have previous experience as a motorcycle technician, Dealership workshop experience is desirable but not essential
  • MOT qualification an advantage but not essential for the right person.


  • Salary package will be dependent upon experience.
  • 5 Day working week (working alternate Saturdays)
  • Staff discount scheme
  • 20 days holiday per year, rising to 22 + bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Full manufacturer specific training will be provided as necessary

Job Type: Full-time

Additional pay:

  • Performance bonus


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Oakham, LE159RN: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Technical/Workshop: 3 years (preferred)
  • motorcycle Workshop: 3 years (preferred)


  • Motorcycle Licence (required)

Application deadline: 16/07/2022

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Central Garage (Uppingham) Limited trading as Sycamore Harley-Davidson is an appointed representative of ITC Compliance Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (their registration number is 313486). Permitted activities include advising on and arranging general insurance contracts and acting as a credit broker not a lender.

We can introduce you to a limited number of finance providers. We do not charge fees for our Consumer Credit services. We may receive a payment(s) or other benefits from finance providers should you decide to enter into an agreement with them, typically either a fixed fee or a fixed percentage of the amount you borrow. The payment we receive may vary between finance providers and product types. The payment received does not impact the finance rate offered.

All finance applications are subject to status, terms and conditions apply, UK residents only, 18’s or over, Guarantees may be required

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