Careers


Careers

Join the Colin Appleyard family

Below you will find a list of positions currently available across the Colin Appleyard group. We are always on the look out for experienced main dealer staff so even if a vacancy is not advertised, please feel free to forward your CV for us to take a look at.

Be part of a winning team

How would you like to be part of a great team within a secure, successful business with lots of future opportunities? One which is family owned and family run and prides itself on creating a friendly working environment for all its staff? One where you are a name and not a number? And one which provides all of the following

  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) increasing with length of service
  • statutory life insurance and pension scheme
  • staff discounts and preferential rates on everything we sell
  • employee benefits scheme offering you savings across a range of high street stores, supermarkets and holidays etc
  • inclusion in the company’s profit-share scheme
  • the opportunity to contribute to the future of the company at regular 'think tank’ meetings and at our annual company meeting
  • the opportunity to be rewarded for being a top performer and or team player at our annual ‘Appy Awards’
  • subsidised group Christmas parties

Available Positions

General Sales Manager

at our Nissan (Keighley) dealership

  • Salary: £45k (inc £5k min standard) OTE £60k+

    We have a rare opportunity for a top caliber, confident and professional Sales Manager to join our car dealership in Keighley. Motor trade experience is essential, together with a proven track record. New Car Franchise experience is required.

    Our chosen candidate will:
    • Previous sales experience within a car dealership
    • Previous supervisory or management experience
    • Preferably have main Nissan dealer experience
    • excellent communication and customer facing skills and can demonstrate excellent customer satisfaction skills
    • be enthusiastic and self-motivated with a professional attitude to colleagues and customers alike
  • We offer the following in addition to the above:
    • an excellent salary and bonus earning potential (uncapped)
    • company car
    Please apply by email to [email protected], or in writing to Caroline Bond, Colin Appleyard Ltd, Cornmill Garage, Halifax Road, Keighley, BD21 1AH.

Service & Diagnostic Technician

at our Suzuki (Huddersfield) dealership

  • We are looking for a Service and Diagnostic Technician to join the team at our Suzuki dealership in Huddersfield. We are looking for a person who ideally has a minimum 4 years plus experience or 2 years post-apprenticeship experience with a Franchise Dealer.

    Our chosen candidate:
    • Will be a skilled, competent and reliable vehicle service and diagnostic technician with ideally a minimum 4 years experience (or 2 years post-apprenticeship experience) with a Franchise Dealer
    • Will work to the highest standards
    • Will preferably hold a manufacturer’s qualification
    • Will be capable of successfully investigating and diagnosing and resolving faults, carrying out service and repair work and working to minimum quality and safety standards, keeping detailed and accurate records
    • Would ideally be MOT test qualified
    • Will have a full UK driving licence (preferably clean)
  • Please apply by email to [email protected], or in writing to Caroline Bond, Colin Appleyard Ltd, Cornmill Garage, Halifax Road, Keighley, BD21 1AH.