Staff & Expertise

Our qualified mechanics have over 60 years of combined experience and knowledge of a wide range of vehicles.

Pete Blackburn, Managing Director

Pete Blackburn, MD
Pete Blackburn, MD

Pete Blackburn qualified as a mechanic in the early 1980s and has been operating as P.A. Blackburn Ltd since 2000, from Southwick Garage at Finghall, North Yorkshire.

Pete is particularly experienced dealing with 4x4s and commercial vehicles.

Pete’s Qualifications

  • City & Guilds qualified mechanic
  • MOT Tester

Ray Robson, Mechanic

Ray, Checking Tyre Pressures
Ray, Checking Tyre Pressures

Our clients who request collection and delivery, whether they require collection on a trailer, will often meet Ray.

Ray worked with Renault for a total of 13 years and has been at PA Blackburn for 10 years.

Ray’s Qualifications

  • City & Guilds qualified mechanic
  • MOT Tester

Trevor Brown, Mechanic

Trevor Brown, Mechanic
Trevor Brown, Mechanic

Trevor worked at Ford for many years and has been at PA Blackburn Ltd for 2 years.

Trevor’s Qualifications

  • City & Guilds qualified mechanic
  • MOT Tester

Sam Blackburn, Apprentice Mechanic

Sam Blackburn, Apprentice Mechanic
Sam Blackburn, Apprentice Mechanic

Sam is an apprentice mechanic who, when qualified, will be NVQ Level 3 mechanic.

Sam’s Qualifications

  • Apprentice (NVQ 3) Mechanic

Jenny Blackburn

Jenny Blackburn
Jenny Blackburn

Jenny Blackburn has been working with Pete for the last 25 years while bringing up their three children.

Jenny runs the business from the office and will be happy to take your call on 01677 450 833.

 Job Vacancies at PA Blackburn

We are not currently recruiting mechanics, but we are looking for a cleaner to work in the office for around 3 hours per week. If you are interested, please ring Jenny on 01677 450 833.

Car & Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Repairs, Finghall, North Yorkshire