Apprentice Vehicle Damage Paint Technician - Isleworth TW7 CURRIE MOTORS UK LIMITED

As an Apprentice Vehicle Damage Paint Technician, you will work as part of a highly skilled workforce that is committed to quality, preparing, spraying and finishing vehicles that have been involved in collisions and other incidents. The successful candidate can expect a high-quality training package with excellent career prospects.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 01 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,500.00

    22 days holiday in first year (rising on tenure) plus 8 bank holidays Pension Scheme Employee Discounts Cycle to work scheme Eyecare Vouchers Life Insurance

  • Working week

    8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday with half an hour lunch each day.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    24 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000225225

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • 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

The training you will be getting

  • Our training partner will deliver a high-quality programme here in our state-of-the-art Bodyshop alongside a highly skilled mentor - both will support you in becoming a skilled and qualified vehicle paint technician
  • Once the apprenticeship is complete, you will achieve a Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard Vehicle Damage Paint Technician

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Following completion of your apprenticeship, you can have a full-time career within the automotive industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority such as workshop controller, Vehicle Damage Assessor or Bodyshop Manager
  • The opportunities are endless. Having a highly regarded set of skills, apprentices can go on to develop their careers within the automotive sector following their own interests and ambitions

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or C Grade/Level 2 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Essential

Things to consider

You must live within 30 minutes from the Toyota & Lexus bodyshop in Isleworth.

About the employer

Great opportunity to start your career as an Apprentice Accident Repair Paint Technician within our Toyota & Lexus bodyshop in Isleworth. With over eight decades of experience in automotive industry we are one of the South’s leading dealerships for Toyota and Lexus. We were established as, and to this day (4 generations later) remains very much a family operated business. You can therefore trust us to work as hard as we can to uphold the values that underpin all that we do. Our difference comes from the personalised service we offer to all our customers, which serves to enhance their experience and get to the core of their specific motoring needs. It's therefore no surprise to see that a high percentage of our business is made up of repeat customers or customer referrals.

Employer

CURRIE MOTORS UK LIMITED

Address

207-209 Worton Road

Isleworth

TW7 6DS

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training

Training provider

AUTO-ASSESS LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Sim Yoxen

sim@auto-assessltd.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Vehicle damage paint technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.