Composite Paint Technician, Paint Prep and Flattener / Polisher

18000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a well-respected and growing business who specialise in the lightest, highest quality paint finishes available in the automotive / motorsport sectors, are seeking a Composite Paint Technician, Paint Prep and Flattener / Polisher to join their expanding business.
Reporting to the Management Team and working on a broad range of prestigious cars to repair, prepare, paint, and polish components to high gloss finish, the successful candidates will hold the following responsibilities:

Thoroughly clean all components and mask when required.
Inspect components for any damage or imperfection.
Repair any damage, and prepare ready to be primed to required standard, which means removing all dirt, loose paint, all areas keyed up correctly, blow off all dust and re-mask if needed.
Prime components using correct materials, if prepared by someone else check work before applying primer.
Once primed prepare for painting to required standard. The required standard means that you can paint this item with no sanding marks showing through, no bare metal showing through primer.
Paint Components using the correct materials and make sure components are toughly degreased and tacked off.
Flat paintwork removing any imperfections and polish to high gloss finish.
Maintain health and safety standards.
Keep all tools and equipment properly maintained.

The successful candidate should have experience in all of the areas below, however there may be flexibility for candidates to be experienced in 1 or 2 areas, as the company can offer progression (salary will be dependent on experience);

Preparation of vehicles and composite parts ready to paint.
Paint spraying.
Flatting and polishing.

Our client offers a salary a competitive salary up to GBP30,000 per annum (dependant on experience) and working hours of 8.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday (with the possibility of overtime). Benefits include: 28 days holiday, child care voucher scheme, Perkbox reward scheme and Employee assistance programme.

Candidates will have their own transport given our clients location and our client can offer an immediate start