Car Body Repairers / Trainee Paint Sprayers


Plymouth, United Kingdom
Job Type
Starting Salary Circa £21.5K

We currently require candidates who have some previous hand skills gained from either car body repair or paint spraying backgrounds for long term opportunities at one of the largest manufacturer’s in Plymouth. Duties will include spot repair work, filling, rubbing and polishing. Familiarity with die grinders and DA sanders would be desirable. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a world class manufacturer at a time of continued growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Fill, rub, buff and polish (Flash lines and spot fills). Work through grades of paper, correct use of catalyst. Finishing, waxing. Familiar with small hand tools. Recognise and understand chemicals and materials used
  • Minor split work. Small distortion repair, breakout repairs, basic laminating skills. Familiar with die grinder and DA sander
  • Colour repairs, major split work, large distortion repairs, forming profiles and shapes, seam blending
  • Proficient with colour repairs, minor mould repairs, star cracks repair, blending repairs
  • Able to assist in structural repairs with immediate laminating skills. Capable of moderate tracking repairs
  • Can create splash mould for use in repairs. Can undertake interdepartmental repair/rectification work

Successful candidates will initially start on a temporary contract which could lead to a permanent opportunity providing you have demonstrated enough suitable hand skills to learn the role of a Trainee Paint Sprayer.

Once a permanent contract has been awarded suitable candidates will be trained to become experienced paint sprayers which will take approximately 12 to 18 months.  Once candidates are fully trained and up to company standard you have the opportunity to earn a salary of £26,755 per annum.

If you have the experience listed above and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up to date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below.

For an informal chat, please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Lizzie. Many thanks for your interest.

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