Panel Technician

12.00 - 14.00 GBP Annual
30 Nov 2018
28 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We are a rapidly expanding UK-wide vehicle logistics and fleet management company looking for an efficient Panel Prepper to join our site in Gloucester. Our business is built on strong foundations with people at the core of everything we do and we're committed to developing our talented team to grow with us.

Benefits to joining SMH:

* Competitive Salary

* 22 days holiday + bank holidays

* Pension after 3 months

* Free onsite parking

* Employee discount schemes

* Access to preferential rates on vehicle leasing

* Annual leave purchase scheme (with qualifying period)

* Cycle to Work scheme (with qualifying period)

* Tech Benefits (with qualifying period)

* Childcare vouchers (with qualifying period)

* Regular reviews, training and 121's to help develop and build your skills

So a typical day may involve:-

* Preparing vehicles ready to be re-sprayed

* Prioritise work efficiently to meet deadlines ensuring awareness of urgent vehicles and due out dates

* Repair damaged bodywork, dents or corroded areas

* Strip and fit trim and panel interior

* Remove corrosion

* Mask repairs

* Be able to identify plastic repairs and refinishing

* Have the correct product knowledge for plastic repairs

* Able to assess and identify different finished coatings i.e. textures

* Identify rectification issues and report them to Line Manager

* Quality control checks carried out on completion to ensure no defects on work

We are interested in hearing from you if:

* You have a relevant qualification i.e. ATA, NVQ, BTEC, City & Guilds and/or a minimum of three years' experience

* Proven experience of delivering high quality repairs

* Able to meet targets and deadlines

* Ability to work effectively under pressure

* Be able to work as part of a team

* Comply with Health and Safety requirements and legislation

* Maintain a positive working relationship with all members of staff

* Self-motivated

If you like the sound of what you have read and meet our criteria, we look forward to hearing from you in soon