Paint Technician

Recruiter
Randstad CPE
Location
Warwick
Salary
£14.39/hour
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
09 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Paint Technician

Our clients state-of-the-art headquarters in Warwickshire is built upon the passion, skill and creativity of the people who dedicate their working lives to the most iconic brand in the world. Every intricate stitch, beautifully expressed line, and the stirring noise of our engines, is a manifestation of the desire and collective spirit to create the most beautiful cars.

The purpose of the role is to prepare, paint and polish: parts, test samples and whole vehicles. With particular emphasis on the filling and shaping of panels for concept and show properties.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

* Vehicle / component preparation - knowledge of a variety of materials and processes used to obtain the optimum finish.
* Understanding and ability to use preparation techniques to include filler / high build and associated preparation to maintain finish.
* Ability to use both water based and solvent based, base coat application.
* Experience in different clear coat applications and associated process requirements.
* Experience in repair systems for spot to general repair.
* Experience in show car level polishing and processes.
* Experience in panel repair and shaping of hand formed and prototype panels is essential.
* Maintaining a clean dirt free environment.
* Ability to work on own or as part of a team.
* Good communication skills.

Qualifications & Experience

* Apprentice ship required in light vehicle mechanical repair and painting.
* Further education to HND level preferred but not essential
* Extensive experience of vehicle repair and painting.
* Experience of filling and shaping hand formed and prototype panels.
* Experience in show car level polishing and processes.
* Experience of a wide range of different paint manufactures systems and different processes.
* Ability to prepare, paint and polish, parts, test samples and whole vehicles.
* An expert in the filling and shaping of hand formed and prototype panels.
* Ability to prepare, paint and polish, parts, test samples and whole vehicles.
* An expert in the filling and shaping of hand formed and prototype panels.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business