Contract Type: Permanent
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
Working in our modern, state of the art premises, you will be responsible for cost-effectively preparing and refinishing accident damaged vehicles, warranty repairs and cosmetic repairs to the manufacturer's specification and standards. Manufacturer's training will be provided.
You will be an experienced Paint Technician with a minimum of City in Guilds in spray painting or equivalent and you should be able to demonstrate a strong attention to detail with regards to high quality paint preparation and the application of approved paint products according to manufacturer's specifications. Working in a busy workshop, you will have great communication skills by developing and maintaining working relationships with colleagues, the client base and the manufacturers. You will have an understanding of and adherence to Health & Safety legislation including COSHH requirements. A full and valid UK driving licence is required.
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.