Paint Technician

Recruiter
Lookers
Location
Belfast
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

There has never been a more exciting time to become part of Lookers. We are proud to have recently been voted one of the UK's Top Employers and looking after both our people and our customers is at the heart of everything we do.

About the role

  • Maintains a consistent competency level in body paint preparation and application techniques

  • Demonstrate the effective use of PPE as well as a broad understanding of body repair techniques

  • Competent in decision making when applying varying paint types

  • Maintain own workspace to recognised housekeeping standards

  • Ability to understand the needs of our customers, keeping them in mind when taking actions

  • Provides detailed quality performance / finish

  • Contributes to team meetings and discussions so all customer's expectations are met, if not exceeded.

  • Creates trust based work relationships and is honest in attitude and work practises.

  • Carry out diagnosis and undertake a wide range of servicing and repair work on customer vehicles

  • Demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team to deliver excellent customer service

  • Ensures effective use of technical knowledge and skills enabling efficient, economic and safe servicing and repair of customer vehicles.

About you

  • Senior ATA or NVQ 3 qualified Preferred Consideration also given for 3rd Year Apprentice

  • Follows Health & Safety legislation

  • Can efficiently implement COSHH requirements

  • Organised with systematic approach to work

  • Works efficiently within manufacturers' time allowances

  • A working knowledge of automotive systems and specific materials required for repair processes.

  • Team-player

  • Detail-orientated with ability to colour match

  • Exemplary communication skills

  • Friendly and approachable manner; acts with integrity.

  • Working knowledge of automotive systems and functionalities

  • Diagnostic experience preferred.

  • NVQ Level 3 qualified, or equivalent, is preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role

  • A full and valid UK driving licence

Why us...?

In recognition of the hard work, flexibility and commitment of our people we have recently introduced a new and improved industry leading benefits package. This includes competitive basic salaries, enhanced holidays that increase with service, critical illness cover after 2 years, one year fully paid maternity leave for women and for some roles a company car and high earning potential through commission or bonus.

As well as working with a great bunch of people you can also benefit from ongoing development with investment in specific brand and management training and the opportunity of a long term career path with one of the UK's Top Employers 2017.

If your application is successful we will conduct relevant employment checks prior to you starting with us. Depending on the role, these could include us verifying your recent employment, address and credit history. We may also conduct a criminal record check and a driving licence check.

Please note: We will close vacancies once the required quality or number of applications has been received.