Balgores Motors Apprentice Vehicle Damage Paint Technician - Romford BALGORES MOTORS (1982) LIMITED

As an Apprentice Vehicle Damage Paint Technician you will repair minor scratches and dents. You will be preparing vehicle surfaces for masking and priming. You will learn paint refinishing techniques, paint detailing and polishing the paintwork. The successful candidate can expect a high-quality training package with excellent career prospects.

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Closing date: 02 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    You will start on the national minimum wage for apprentices - this will be reviewed once you have successfully completed the probation period

  • Working week

    Typically 8.00am - 17.00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Jun 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Tasks the successful candidate can be expected to carry out:

  • Repair of minor scratches and dents.
  • Preparation of new and repaired panels for refinishing.
  • Preparing vehicle surfaces for masking and priming.
  • Paint refinishing techniques paint detailing.
  • Paint detailing and buffing.
  • Polishing the paintwork of the panel to a suitable finish.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Our training partner will deliver a high-quality Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint Technician programme here in our state-of-the-art bodyshop.
  • No college attendance required.
  • You will work alongside a highly skilled mentor who will support you in becoming a skilled and qualified vehicle painter.
  • Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint Technician apprenticeship standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following completion of your apprenticeship you can expect permanent employment as well as opportunities to progress within Balgores into roles such as workshop controller, Vehicle Damage Assessor or Bodyshop Manager. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Desired

Things to consider

Please apply directly though this website.

About the employer

Balgores Motors are a large multi-site group of Accident Repair Centres. Working with leading manufacturers and insurance companies in the South East to repair accident damage vehicles to a high standard. Balgores and committed to investing in apprentices and are excited to provide this fantastic opportunity for future technicians.




1 Bryant Avenue

Gallows Corner

Romford Essex


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Training provider



Sim Yoxen

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

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