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Apprentice Vehicle Paint Refinisher MOTUS GROUP (UK) LIMITED

A start up career opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated Commercial Vehicle Apprentice Paint Refinisher. You will work within modern, fully equipped workshops, using the latest technology to learn and develop valuable skills in paint refinishing and repair.

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

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Closing date: 10 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 16:30. Salary structure increases will be subject to Personal Development Review.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001718164

  • 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.  

You will mainly work with a chosen mentor in the paint department with duties to 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 skills
  • Listening skills
  • Team building skills
  • Manual dexterity skills

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

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English Language.

Future prospects

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


About the employer

Motus Commercials is the largest independent commercial vehicle dealer group in the UK and the largest DAF trucks dealer group in the world. We have a number of manufacturer partners and we represent their brand from sites across our network.

Employer

MOTUS GROUP (UK) LIMITED

Address

Shawfield Road

Barnsley

S71 3HS

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Training

Training provider

SHEFFIELD COLLEGE, THE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College

Contact

Stewart Parsisson stewart.parsisson@sheffcol.ac.uk

Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

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: 10 Oct 2021