Job Title : Vehicle Paint Refinishing Apprenticeship
Employer : APS Accident Repair Centre
Location : Aylesham, Kent, CT3 3EP
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Vehicle Body and Paint - Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Automotive
Vacancy Reference : VAC-03706
Brief Description : Remit are recruiting for APS Accident Repair Centre in Kent , who have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to kick start their career and join a skilled team as a Vehicle Paint Refinishing Technician.
If you are interested, apply now!
Qualifications Required : Must have GCSE grades 4-9 or equivalent in Maths English & ICT
No previous automotive qualifications are required,
Vacancy Detail : Level 3 Paint Vehicle Refinishing apprenticeship in busy medium sized Car Accident Repair business.
APS Technicians are trained to industry standards.
You will be trained to complete every aspect of painting a vehicle from paint preparation, through to painting and polishing.
• Preparing paint spraying equipment
• Preparing the bodywork of the vehicle.
• Mix paint by eye or using computer technology to ensure the best colour match
• Applying several coats to the car, including primers, colours and protective finishes.
• Solving paint application problems; defects, cause and cures
• Maintaining and cleaning equipment.
• Storing paints in the correct conditions.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 39 hours per week Monday To Thursday 08.30 to 17.30 Friday 08.30 to 16.30
Salary : £152.10 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 16/09/2019
Possible Start Date : 01/10/2019
Personal Qualities : Must be reliable time keeper, Enthusiastic & willing to learn.
A passion for motor vehicles and physical work would be an advantage
Skills Required : Must have good attention to detail & work to high standards.
As a Paint Technician, you will often be working alongside panel beaters, so good communication and being able to follow instructions would be good skills to have
Future Prospects : There is a large gap in the motor trade, where people a crying out for highly skilled Paint Technicians.
Do you have the passion and commitment to rise to the challenge?
Training to be Provided : This is a Vehicle Paint Technician Apprenticeship, delivered by Remit Group.
This is a Body Paint Apprenticeship Standard, delivered by Remit Group.
Training is delivered in the workplace and on block release at the Remit Academy in Derby. This means you will be required to stay in a hotel for 12 separate weeks (Mon – Fri) over the duration of the programme, which equals 4 weeks per year. All associated costs for training are met by the employer and there will be no cost to you.
You will also be assigned a dedicated Development Coach who will visit you every 4-6 weeks at the workplace, giving 1-2-1 information, advice and guidance.
As a result, you will receive the following qualification:
• Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Level 3
• Functional Skills in English & Maths (if required)
Other Information : There is a large gap in the motor trade, where people a crying out for highly skilled Paint Technicians. Do you have the passion and commitment to rise to the challenge?
Things to consider : You’d be using specialist equipment like a manual spray gun along with various masks and breathing apparatus, which requires a reasonable level of physical fitness. It is important that Paint Refinshers always use personal protective equipment (PPE) and follow safety procedures for using hazardous materials.
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