Panel Beater

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  • Sector:

    Accident Repair Centre, Panel and Paint

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  • Salary:

    £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Contact phone:

    01452 687722

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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Vehicle Panel Technician required in Newport.

- Starting salary up to £30,000 per annum plus up to £10,000 additional bonus potential.
- 40-hour week Monday to Friday.
- Fantastic long-term career prospects with a long-standing local dealer group. 

Our client, a large multi-franchise car dealer group established across South Wales/South West England are currently looking to recruit a Vehicle Panel Technician to join their busy accident repair centre in Newport. 

Reporting to the Centre Manager and working as part of a friendly team in modern facilities, your key responsibilities as a Panel Beater will include:

- Undertake replacement and repair of damaged or compromised bodywork panels.
- Complete chassis and framework repairs.
- Accurately assess vehicle damage and apply appropriate methods to produce a high quality repair.
- Conduct bumper and door repair works as required.
- Ensure all panel beating/repair works meet internal and third parts quality standards.
- Work as part of a team to ensure centre operations run efficiently and safely.

In order to be eligible you will need to have current or recent experience working as a Vehicle Panel Technician. Formal qualifications as a Vehicle Panel Technician to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent would be desirable however our client is willing to consider candidates with strong "on the job" experience that are able to work to their meticulous standards. Overall you will have a good eye for detail, be a team player with good communication skills, have an aptitude for multi-tasking, and have a UK driving license with minimal points. 

For your hard work as a Vehicle Panel Technician our client is offering:

- Starting salary up to £30,000 per annum pending experience and current earnings. 
- Generous uncapped time save bonus scheme of up to roughly £10,000 per annum.
- Overtime subject to availability paid at time and a half rate. 
- 22 days annual leave plus the 8 bank holidays.
- Access to industry leading training and development.
- Fantastic long-term career prospects with a long-standing local dealer group. 
- Monday to Friday 8:30am-5:00pm.

If this Panel Beater Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Newport please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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