Motor Vehicle

Apprentice - Vehicle Paint and Body Repairer

Company
With RSC Body Centre
Location
Working in Market Drayton (view map)
Level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Salary
Paying £148.00 per week
Duration
24 months duration

About the apprenticeship

RSC Body repair is pleased to announce that they are looking to recruit a paint and body apprentice to work on vehicles and gain nationally recognised motor industry qualifications.

The job will contain much of the following;

  • Making sure the correct materials are available
  • Obtaining the right colour and consistency 
  • Preparing the surfaces to be covered 
  • Applying primer coats applying main coats
  • Carrying out finish checking
  • Cleaning and maintaining spray equipment
  • Following strict safety procedures
  • Assessing damage and deciding how to repair it 
  • Removing damaged panels or parts for repair 
  • Smoothing out minor dents in panels 
  • Filling small holes or rusted areas with filler 
  • Making body panels and sections, welding into place 
  • Refinishing the repair to match surrounding areas 
  • Keeping a record of all work completed 
  • Valeting and polishing cars
  • General Workshop duties
Future Prospects

  • To progress to a level 3 qualification in Motor Vehicle Body Repair for the right candidate