01254 919000


Trident Park, Trident Way,
Blackburn BB1 3NU

Tyre Fitter

Hippo Motor Group is a leading provider of high-quality used cars in the UK, with a strong reputation for customer service and satisfaction. Our modern showroom and state-of-the-art body shop are staffed by a team of experienced professionals who are dedicated to providing our customers with the best possible experience.

We are seeking an experienced tyre fitter to join our busy team at Hippo Motor Group. The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of experience in tyre fitting, although we are willing to train someone with a mechanical background who is eager to learn.


The working hours for this role are;

Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm

Saturdays, 9:00am to 4pm on a 1 in 4 rota

Permanent - Full Time
Employment Type
Job Reference
  • Fitting and balancing tyres on a wide range of vehicles, from small cars to commercial vehicles
  • Carrying out wheel alignments and balancing as required
  • Conducting vehicle inspections to identify any issues with tyres or wheels.
  • Assisting with other mechanical tasks in the workshop as required
  • At least 1 year of experience in tyre fitting (preferred)
  • Full UK Driving licence (essential)
  • A mechanical background (preferred)
  • Knowledge of wheel alignment and balancing techniques
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work well in a team
  • Company pension scheme
  • Long Service Recognition at 2, 5 and 10 years;


  • 2 years – 1 days extra annual leave and £100 restaurant voucher
  • 5 years – Access to our EV salary sacrifice scheme and private healthcare. Option to buy 2 days extra annual leave.
  • 10 years – additional day annual leave and £500 voucher.
  • Long Service Recognition at 2, 5 and 10 years


  • Regular Social events throughout the year
  • Staff discount on products and services
  • Refer a friend recruitment scheme.
  • Free eye test
  • Fast track promotion opportunities
  • Early Friday finish
  • On-site Parking
  • Regular complimentary office treats
  • Hippo Legends scheme


  • x 4 early finishes a year
  • £250 bonus
  • £20 a month gym membership
  • Legends team night out
  • X 2 car valets a year
  • £150 uniform voucher

Hippo Motor Group sell on average 800 vehicles to our customers every month, supplying a wide vehicle range from small city cars right through to high end luxury cars. We specialise in offering tailor made finance options to suit customer needs. Continual business growth provides opportunities for our employees to develop and exceed within each role. At Hippo we pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service which means our loyal customer base return to us year on year.

Applying for the Job

To apply, please submit CV & Cover Letter to our recruitment team at careers@hippomotorgroup.co.uk, or use the form below. Please be sure to quote the relevant role reference number found at the top of this page. We look forward to hearing from you.