Volvo Car UK doubles temporary vehicle technician support

Volvo Vehicle United kingdom has doubled the variety of contractors in just its Short term Technician Programme (TTP) to 16.

The programme, established up with Autotech Recruit, has aided the carmaker address around 30,000 hrs throughout its Uk websites due to the fact start in 2018.

TTP was made to permit Volvo to tap into Autotech Recruit’s community of more than 450 expert momentary car or truck experts and bridge workforce gaps, assisting Volvo’s network of about 100 dealership web pages in the British isles retain the right degree of resource and capability.

The programme observed eight Autotech Recruit contractors undertake intensive manufacturer education at Volvo’s Instruction and Growth Centre to guarantee they held the talent set to work on Volvo-distinct computer software and automobile components.

The eight contractors were being bookable by a devoted portal made by Autotech Recruit and paid out a fixed hourly level.

Considering that 2018, these 8 unique contractors less than TTP have stuffed over 755 months for Volvo, serving to to deal with absences and recruitment gaps, and the initiative has been utilised by over 70% of the Volvo network.

“Volvo Car United kingdom is delighted that the Volvo Momentary Technician Programme, functioning with Autotech Recruit, carries on to support its customers and merchants in moments of have to have.

“The latest addition of Volvo-experienced and licensed specialists not only strengthens the programme, but demonstrates VCUK’s dedication to frequently adapting,” comments Phil Murton, Aftersales Programmes Manager for Volvo Automobile United kingdom.

Pursuing the results of the first alliance with Volvo in 2018, Autotech Recruit launched its Producer Led Recruitment Programme (MLP), which has stuffed more than 112,000 hours for motor vehicle manufactures including BMW, Toyota, and Ford.