Recruitment at Struans

Struans are a family company with high calibre staff and a low turnover.

Any current vacancies we have are shown below. If none are displayed that match your skills. and you feel you have qualities you could bring to Struans, please contact Donna Scobie, Personnel Manager ( ) as we are always on the lookout for fresh new talent.

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Struans have an exciting opportunity for someone currently working in the motor trade to join us as a Workshop Controller for Peugeot/Mazda in Perth.


We are a successful local company established for over 40 years and with 6 new vehicle franchises between Perth and Dundee. Being a family company we offer a more personalised environment for our staff to flourish in.




About the Job

Based primarily in the office, you will control day-to-day operations of the workshop which will involve:

  • Distribute and control the issue of work to Technicians to maximise quality and efficiency with a steady flow of work
  • Prioritising workload to meet customer need
  • Liaise with reception to make sure any problems are dealt with quickly and efficiently, ensuring customers are kept up to date with the progress of their vehicle.
  • Maintain high levels of work by implementing quality checks and resolving any issues
  • Supervising the team: lead and motivate the team to achieve their daily objectives
  • Ensure a strong relationship is maintained with the parts department to maximise parts availability
  • Ensure the accurate completion of all documentation for each repair
  • Working closely with the Service Manager throughout the day, keeping them updated with the workshop situation
  • Health and Safety : Ensure that a safe working environment is maintained
  • Dealing with Vehicle Health Checks and contacting customers about any additional work that been highlighted
  • Normally working Monday to Friday

About You

You should :

  • Currently working in the motor trade either as a Workshop Controller, Technician or Service Advisor with good technical knowledge
  • Have excellent organizational and communication skills whilst being able to help motivate the Technicians
  • Be a good team player as well as being able to work on your own initiative with minimal supervision
  • Be able to work skillfully and safely under pressure
  • Continually work to high standards with high customer satisfaction in mind
  • Have flexibility to work overtime at busy times
  • Be living within 20 miles of Perth


Salary of £22,000 - £28,000 based on experience plus additional quarterly bonus based on department’s performance.


Application s with CV should be sent to Craig MacKenzie, General Manager at

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Struan Motors Limited is an appointed representative of Ingeni Services Group Limited, Unit 11, Atlas Works, Foundry Lane, Earls Colne, Colchester CO6 2TE which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Ingeni Services group Limited’s FCA Number is 747381. Ingeni Services Group Limited permitted business is arranging general insurance contracts. Struan Motors Limited is also authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Ref No 671281) for consumer credit purposes. We are a broker for finance and not a lender. Please be aware that lenders (for example Northridge Finance, Toyota Financial Services, Peugeot Financial Services, Mazda Financial Services and others) may pay us a commission for introducing you to them. Commission may be calculated based on either a fixed amount relating to the vehicle you are financing, a percentage of the amount you borrow, or a combination of both. Different lenders may pay different commissions for such introductions. Lenders may also make other types of payment to Struans for introducing you to them. Any such amounts will not affect the amounts you pay to the Lender under your finance agreement, all of which are set by the lender. We are committed to better supporting, and taking into account the needs of customers who make us aware that they are vulnerable (as per Financial Conduct Authority's definition).


Please note we do not operate an organised distance selling scheme as defined by The Consumer Contracts (Cancellation, Information and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013. Therefore, even if you choose to not view your vehicle at our premises prior to purchase, you will not be entitled to cancel your order under any 14 day cancellation period. All other statutory rights remain unaffected.   

All calls are recorded for training and quality control purposes.

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Registered Office: Address: Struans Motor Village, Crieff Road, Perth. PH1 2SJ
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