Panel Beater

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  • Sector:

    Accident Repair Centre, Panel and Paint

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £29000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Martin Bane

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  • Contact phone:

    01603 701077

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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Panel Beater

- Mon – Fri 08:00 – 17:30 – No Weekends!
- Around £29,000 Salary
- Classic Restoration & Some Modern Repairs
- Southampton, Hampshire

Our Client, a well-known independent Vehicle Restoration Business based in the West Southampton/New Forest Area are currently seeking a multi-skilled Vehicle Technician for their restoration department.

Our client deals with vehicles from 1950s Classic to more modern day vehicles, ranging from American Hot Rods, Classic MG & Triumphs, Mature Majestic Mercedes, to 90’s Japanese Scoobys, Supras & More!

If you are looking to work on ‘the best in show’ and some really unique vehicles this is the job for you!

Due to the large variation of vehicles our Client requires a Panel Beater, ideally with experience within the classic car field or experience with retro-vehicles. You will need to be multi-skilled, this is not a role where parts can simply be just replaced and the vehicle returned back to the customer, strong diagnostic skills developed through manual experience is required, to understand and rectify issues.

Ideally the successful Candidate will have experience in some/all of these areas of knowledge:

- Replacing or repairing damaged areas to a high standard.
- Planning work and ordering parts to ensure vehicles are ready when promised.
- Maintaining exceptionally high customer service levels that lead to customer loyalty and referrals.
- Mig Welding experience
- Professional Pulling & Filling Skills
- Maintaining good housekeeping standards and orderly administration of your work.


For the successful Candidate our Client is looking to offer a Salary of around £29,000 dependent on experience.


The working hours are Monday – Friday Only 08:00 – 17:30 with 30 minutes’ unpaid lunch & 2 x 15 minutes paid breaks.

Interview Process

You will be contacted by Perfect Placement to assess your initial suitability for the position, on successful completion you will then be ask to attend an interview, preferably on-site within a Covid Secure environment.

If this Classic Car Panel Technician position interests you and you would like to know more about Commercial vehicle, Accident Repair, Bodyshop, MET, Paint Sprayer or Panel Beater roles in Southampton, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Fareham, Eastleigh, New Forset, Salisbury, Dorset, Wiltshire, Hampshire & West Sussex please contact Martin at Perfect Placement UK Ltd

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