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Vehicle Panel Restoration Technician

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Salary: £19.84 - 22.00 per hour + Overtime

Location: Coventry, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 16 Aug 2018

Reference: 4141

Experienced Vehicle Panel Restoration Technician required in Coventry benefitting from a salary of £19.84 - £22.00 per hour.

An established and growing Automotive Engineering Company who have specialised in the design and development of the world’s most iconic vehicles over the past 100 years are looking for a Vehicle Panel Restoration Technician to join their Classic Car department in the restoration and body in white (BIW) of prestige, heritage vehicles.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will benefit from a leading hourly rate of £19.84 - £22 per hour, 33 days holiday each year, branded company workwear and the opportunity of a permanent role for the right candidate which would include benefits such as health cash plans, pension schemes, life assurance, corporate discounts and more!

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work from and contribute towards vehicle build plans
  • Design, build and implement tooling, build and rotation fixtures
  • LED loading
  • Gap & Profiling
  • Rework all panel types using techniques and equipment in an efficient manner
  • Hand form prototype panels from flat sheet metal and aluminium
  • Weld, bolt and rivet using hand and power tools
  • Trim, file, de-burr and metal finish surface
  • Ensure panel quality requirements and checks are carried out as required
  • Ensure all required paperwork / labels are correctly completed and filed as necessary

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • Classic car restoration experience within a commercial environment 
  • Experience LED loading
  • Experience to GAP & Profile  
  • Ability to interpret work instructions & technical drawings
  • Ability to progress report and problem solve 
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A keen interest in gaining new experience & exploring new techniques
  • Good communication skills & ability to liaise with customers
  • Flexibility with hours to meet customer & business needs

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week

Monday – Thursday: 7.00am – 3.30pm

Friday: 7.00am – 12.00pm

Overtime available