Panel Technician

  • Lookers plc
  • Telford, UK
  • 24 May, 2018
Full time Automotive

Job Description

Panel Technician,

Vauxhall Chester Parts & Bodyshop Deeside

Contract Type: Permanent

Ref. req2400

Excellent earning potential

Market leading employee benefits

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 carrying out professional and cost-effective vehicle panel repairs on vehicles and replacements ensuring high quality standards are met and that customer satisfaction remains a priority. Manufacturer's training will be provided.

About You

You will have previous experience in using up to date repair equipment, repair methods and body repair techniques along with a completed a Panel technician modern apprenticeship or equivalent. You will have a working knowledge of automotive systems and the specific materials required for the repair process as well as an honest and diligent approach to work with the ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality of work. Moreover you will have an understanding of and adherence to Health & Safety legislation including COSHH requirements. A full and valid UK driving licence is required.

Why us...?

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 and 2018.

Top Employer United Kingdom 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.