Paint Shop Assistant / Prepper

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Job Information

Date Posted: 23/01/2024
Closing Date: 01/03/2024
Location: Willand, Devon
Job Reference: JOB-1971
Salary: Competitive per Hour

Employment Type:

Job Description

Are you passionate about bringing out the best in every surface? Join our client as a Paint Shop Assistant/Prepper and play a vital role in ensuring the flawless finish of their vehicles.


Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare workpieces and components for painting, ensuring meticulous attention to detail throughout the process.
  • Perform tasks such as masking, sanding, and rubbing down components to achieve the perfect canvas for painting.
  • Clean, treat, and polish components as needed, elevating the quality of our finished products.
  • Strip old paintwork with care and precision, laying the foundation for a fresh, flawless coat.
  • Utilise a variety of hand and power tools, including DA sanders, sanding blocks, grinders, and drills, to achieve optimal results.


Personal Specifications:

  • While previous experience in a paint/spray shop environment is advantageous, it’s not essential – we value enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
  • Thrive in a dynamic workshop environment, where every day brings new challenges and opportunities for growth.
  • Demonstrate a hands-on approach to work, with a commitment to delivering excellence in every task.
  • Possess a keen eye for detail, ensuring that each component meets our exacting standards of quality.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, fostering collaboration and teamwork within the workshop.


Qualifications and Certification:

  • While no formal qualifications are required, individuals with certifications in vehicle paint and body repair are highly valued for their specialised expertise.


Additional Information:

  • Monday to Friday, 42.5 hours per week.
  • Take advantage of optional overtime opportunities, offering increased compensation at 1.5 times the hourly rate.


Join our client and embark on a rewarding journey where your skills and passion for perfection will make a difference every day. Apply now and become an integral part of the paint shop team!