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Apprentice Vehicle Paint Refinisher GPG 2000 Ltd

A start up career opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated Apprentice Paint Refinisher. You will work within our fully equipped workshops, using the latest technology to learn and develop valuable skills in paint refinishing on cars, vans and light commercials, with opportunity to learn body repair techniques.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 12 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The apprentice Paint Refinisher to train/work alongside existing skilled staff in the Paint department reporting to the workshop controller or depot manager daily.

In addition to training and assisting in the paint department you will carry out general housekeeping duties.

Other duties will include:

  • Preparation – stripping, sanding and masking
  • Etching and priming areas to be treated
  • Colour matching and mixing
  • Paint application techniques including spray booth technology
  • Buffing and polishing methods
  • Paint defect corrections

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication
  • Listening
  • Team Building
  • Literacy
  • Multi Tasking
  • Manual Dexterity 

Personal qualities

  • Good level of physical fitness
  • Hard working, with a desire to learn
  • Enthusiastic.
  • Organised
  • Self-motivated and good use of initiative
  • Trustworthy
  • Honesty
  • Punctual

Desired qualifications

  • 4 x GCSE Grade A*-D/3 English Language & maths or numerical equivalents

Future prospects

  • Sustained employment with advanced training for the candidate prepared to work hard and develop their skills

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Repair and painting of commercial vehicles and cars.


GPG 2000 Ltd


Meadowbank Works

Meadow Bank Road


S61 2NF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College


Stewart Parsisson

  • Apprentiuce Standard Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Level 3 Includes end point assessment

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 12 Dec 2021