Paint Sprayer - Rolling Stock

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Derby
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Paint Sprayer / Paint Technician Job location: Derby, Derbyshire Hourly pay rate: Competitive rates Shifts: Flexible to work Mornings, Afternoons and Nights Hours per week: 37 hours a week Duration: 12 Months+ (predicted) Start date: January 2018 Industries considered: Paint Spraying, Sprayer, Spray Painter Rail, Automotive, Rail, Industrial, Plant, Aviation Client Summary: Our client is a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing. They are looking for individuals who want a fantastic opportunity to gain some hands on industry experience at an exciting time for the business. Position Summary: This role would require individuals apply paint to a high level of finish to new manufactured Rolling Stock (trains) or older vehicles under refurbishment. This role will include all the paint preparation and final finish work on various new trains manufactured here in Derby. This includes all the masking, keying, primer application (2K), final coats (2K) and polishing out any imperfections to create the perfect finish. This role involves working on very large vehicles / surfaces, so individuals must be able to apply a finishing over a large area and the work is of a physical nature. Essential Experience: * Previous paint finishing experience * Able to prep and prime * Be able to refinish * Be very accurate in applying various different types of livery * Be able to select the correct tools for varying jobs * Be able to work safely in an industrial environment * Be able to work at height * Be able to follow written work instructions * Ability to set and use application equipment * Be able to work with aluminium (some people can have an allergic reaction to this material) Desirable Experience: * Water based paint experience * Specific Hydro Topcoat experience * Rail experience * Ability to mix various different colours and types of paint * Formal qualifications in paint spraying / vehicle repair Additional Information: * Loyalty Pay Scheme - Following your 1st years' service you shall receive a 15% pay rise and following a 2nd years' worth of service shall be an additional 15% pay rise. * On the job training provided - 'buddy system' Email: Phone: (Apply online only) PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUGS &ALCOHOL TEST AND BASIC MEDICAL BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION. Due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. The above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client