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CV Ivor Goodone
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Tyne and Wear
Post Code

Telephone: 0191 123456. Mobile: 07712 123456. Email: ivorgoodone@email.com

M O TO R C Y C L E D E A L E R / E N G I N E E R / W O R K S H O P S S U P E RV I S O R
 M e c h a n i c a l E n g i n e e r - R e t a i l M a n a g e r – E l e c t r i c a l Te c h n i c i a n – T i m e S e r v e d 
Experienced in all retail and workshop management routines with excellent mechanical and electrical skills,
working to deadlines, safety regulations and Quality Standards most recently within the high pressure retail
sector. All experienced in aspects of repair, maintenance and servicing of all types of motorcycles including
Japanese, European and American Models. Now looking to settle and make a continued, significant
contribution in a similar role for a company in Brisbane, Australia.
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AREAS OF EXPERTISE
• Servicing and repair • Mechanical / Electrical • Retail management
• Fault finding / problem solving • Workshops Routines • Supervision
• Meeting strict deadlines • Health and Safety / COSHH • Engine rebuilds
• Suspension servicing • Customizing bikes • Quality Assurance

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND SIGNIFICANT ACHIEVEMENTS


AS A MOTOR CYCLE TECHNICIAN 1981 – Present
WORKSHOPS SUPERVISOR 1989 – Present
Westward Motor Cycles, Eastgate Street, Liverpool, England
Possessing an excellent knowledge of motor vehicle technology, analytical skills, able to work quickly and
pay attention to detail, able to work without supervision, good communication skills, and able to follow
written instructions, physically fit, normal colour vision, up-to-date with developments, good awareness
of health and safety regulations.
• Carrying out service and repair of various motor cycles, MOT testing and conversions.
• Using a range of hand and power tools, and electrical testing equipment to carrying out repairs and regular
service checks on engines and components.
• Identifying problems with and without using computerized fault diagnosis equipment.
• Repairing or replacing defective parts in line with manufacturer’s manuals and guidelines.
• Tuning parts, fitting and servicing accessories, such as alarms.
• Customizing bikes to owners' specifications and Department of Transport quality standards.
• As an Auto Electrician, finding and repairing electrical faults. Installing new electrical/electronic parts and
accessories, such as alarms and immobilizers.
• Working and supervising shifts as required, including weekends, as well as an ‘on-call’ system.
• Started as an Apprentice Mechanic at the age of 16. Trained in house at Hunters Motorcycles
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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND ACHIEVEMENTS (CONTINUED)

AS A RETAIL OWNER/ MANAGER (PARTNER) 1987 – Present


Westward Motor Cycles.
• Running all aspect of the business including importing and exporting, purchasing and negotiating,
• Training staff on customer service, salesmanship and technical matters – many gained formal NVQ
qualifications.
• Developed the business. Staffing up to 10, Turnover from £80K to £900K.
• In 1995 began importing motorcycles from Japan. Importing approximately 400 units per year, selling both to
trade and retail buyers.
• Started as an apprentice mechanic at the age of 16. Trained in-house at Hunters Motorcycles.

PERSONAL

Interests and Pastimes: Family, motorcycles, keep fit, football.


Mobility: Full clean driving license and classes of motorcycles tested.
Born: 1969.
Status: Married, 2 children.
Vetting: No convictions for criminal offences.

References available on request.


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