Bodyshop Paint Technician Apprenticeship Sytner Group Limited Mercedes-benz
Sytner Jaguar Land Rover is offering a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Vehicle Damage Paint Technician to join their team in West London learning how to carry out duties such as preparing, spraying and finishing vehicles that have been involved in collisions and/or other incidents in an efficient manner.
Closing date: 26 Oct 2022
The higher of NMW or the following year on course: Year 1 = £7.00 p/h Year 2 = £8.00 p/h Year 3 = £9.50 p/h
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
27 Oct 2022
24 Aug 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
The role includes repair, surface preparation and painting to the manufacturer paint specification.
A technician is able to follow defined processes to restore the vehicle to a high-quality paint finish. Demonstrating colour identification and select the correct materials such as primers, base coats and lacquers applied using spray equipment and utilising modern drying/curing techniques such as Ultra Violet (UV), Infrared and catalytic solutions used in the refinishing of vehicles. Create a safe environment working efficiently and reducing waste.
Duties will include:
- Working alongside the current staff to repair and painting customer vehicles.
- Involvement in drying and curing techniques used in the finishing of vehicles
- Calculation / estimation of paint volume requirements per job
- Health & Safety and compliance requirements of a collision repair business, such as control of substances
- Identify and operate the correct repair tools, equipment and devices used in the process e.g. mixing systems, paint booths, UV lamps and spray equipment
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Nationally recognised qualifications – IMI Apprenticeship in Vehicle damage Body technician (Standard – Level 3).
Functional Skills Level 2 (if required).
Regular review and welfare visits from our assessors who will observe all evidence opportunities that occur naturally in the workplace.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Upon successful completion and review of the apprenticeship, you will have the opportunity to gain employment with the business.
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About the employer
Sytner Group Limited Mercedes-benz
Vehicle damage paint technician
Level 3 (A level)
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