As a Vehicle Painter for PK Motors Accident Repair Centre, you’ll be working within our Bodyshop in Tunbridge Wells delivering quality paint work as part of the repairs operation.
Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN2 3DH
Full time, permanent
£25,000-£35,000 dependent on experience
About PK Motors:
PK Motors is a well-established company that has been family-run since 1971. We have achieved multiple vehicle manufacturer approvals, as well as attaining the British Standard Institute Kitemark for Vehicle Repairs. We are a growing company, with exciting plans for modernisation and expansion for the future.
As part of that growth, we are looking for a Painter to join our team.
You will carry out preparation, paint application and polishing to ensure a quality product.
Skills and experience required:
Ability to carry out specific job tasks at consistently high standards.
A good eye for detail.
Able to work under pressure individually and as part of a team.
Current ATA (or equivalent) Level 3 qualification for Paint Technician preferred but not essential.
An understanding of Manufacturer/Thatcham repair methods preferred but not essential.
An understanding of the BSI Kitemark preferred but not essential.
Experience within over areas of the repair process would be advantageous.
Starting salary of between £25,000 and £35,000, paid hourly depending on experience and qualifications.
40 hour-per-week contract, with overtime paid at time and half.
Uniform provided after successful probation period.
5% company contributed pension after successful probation period.
25 days holiday plus all bank holidays.
Potential opportunity to earn bonuses.
On-site parking, plus excellent access to public transport if required.
On-the-job training with reaccreditation for Level 3 certification, fire safety and first aid training also a possibility.
How to apply for the Painter role:
If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.
You must be eligible to work in the UK.
Other suitable skills and experience includes spray painter, bodywork, paint technician, bodyshop technician, vehicle paint specialist, paint shop, vehicle repair, accident repair, automotive repairs, garage jobs Kent, garage jobs Tunbridge Wells
The Electric Vehicle jobs range from engineers to sales/marketing personnel to charge point installers and product analysts. The different kinds of roles have varying eligibility criteria for working in the various Electric Vehicles manufacturers and other companies. The market for diversified and more intelligent Electric Vehicles cars is expanding in the UK.
Chemical and electrical engineers are mostly employed by electrical vehicle manufacturers. The electrical engineers work on the electrical components whereas the chemical engineers are handed over the battery and other systems. Engineers having cross-sectional expertise in embedded software or having a degree in electrical engineering are also employed by EV companies.
To work as an engineer in the Electric Vehicles industry you need to have an engineering degree in a relevant discipline. The technicians are required to have the essential knowledge and experience to work on Electric Vehicles. For sales roles, the candidates should be qualified to the degree level along with familiarity with the latest industry products and trends.
The salary for Electric Vehicles jobs UK varies depending on the area of expertise, kind of position, job responsibilities, and other factors. Overall, the EV jobs pay well, the highest-paid positions are the engineers and the specialists. The average per annum income for sales, marketing, customer service, charge point installers, and other roles is also good.
Working in Electric Vehicles can turn out to be a lucrative career choice. The technical, sales, analyst, and other EV jobs UK have promising prospects and brilliant professional progression opportunities. Improve the chances of landing your dream job by signing into InAutomotive and getting notified about the vacancies matching your area of interest!
Careers in Electric Vehicles range from engineers and technicians to delivery drivers, system architects, and sales specialists. Most of the engineering jobs in EV require a degree in mechanical, electrical, electronics, software engineering, or relevant discipline. The technicians and mechanics involved in assembling, repairing and maintenance of Electric Vehicles need to have vehicle technical and mechanics training and experience. For sales jobs, the candidates are required to have a proven track record of selling in the electric automobiles market. System analysts ought to have a background in technical maintenance and system analysis. Delivery drivers are required to have a valid driving licence.
The production engineers working on the Electric Vehicles are involved in the manufacturing process whereas the service engineers service and repair the Electric Vehicle charging points. Embedded software engineers work as a part of the engineering team to coordinate product delivery and maximise efficiencies. Customer service advisors make sure that a responsive and stellar service experience is delivered to the clients. EV charge point installers install and maintain the network of the EV charging points. Production analysts define, test, and scale new products across the B2B and B2C domains. Commercial and business development managers manage existing and future business opportunities, review the bids and compile tenders.
The engineers and technicians need to be well-acquainted with Electric Vehicles’ architecture and mechanics. The sales and marketing EV jobs require negotiation and interpersonal skills to influence and persuade the people. Effective communication skills are essential for customer service advisory and other roles. Charge point installers and analysts need to have problem-solving and critical thinking skills for coming up with well-thought-out solutions to technical issues. All EV roles require the attitude to learn the latest about the industry and products. Searching for a technical position in the UK’s automotive industry? Explore all sorts of technician vacancies by popular employers on InAutomotive!
Do you wish to replace the existing data in your profile with data from your new CV upload?