Home Vacancies Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Apprentice - Bury St Edmunds

Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Apprentice - Bury St Edmunds

1 Like
1 Like


16th April 2024

As an Apprentice Vehicle Damage Paint Technician (at Drive Motor Retail Limited), you will work as part of a highly skilled workforce that is committed to quality. The successful candidate can expect a high-quality training package with excellent career prospects. You will repair of minor scratches and dents and preparation of new and repaired panels for refinishing.

Annual wage

Working week
Mon - Fri 8.00am - 5.00pm
Total hours per week: 40.0

Expected duration
36 Months

Possible start date
10 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship level
Level 3 (A level)

Reference number

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 Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint Technician programme here in our state-of-the-art bodyshop. No college attendance required.
  • You will work alongside a highly skilled mentor who will support you in becoming a skilled and qualified vehicle painter.
  • Level 3 Vehicle Damage Paint Technician apprenticeship standard.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Following completion of your apprenticeship you can expect permanent employment as well as opportunities to progress into roles 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, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

GCSE or equivalent English GCSE or equivalent (Grade Grade 4/C or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths GCSE or equivalent (Grade Grade 4/C or above) Desired


DRIVE MOTOR RETAIL LIMITED - https://www.drivemotorretail.co.uk/

Cotton Ln, Bury St Edmunds, Bury Saint Edmunds, IP33 1XP

More info...

For full details and to apply, use the Apply Now button below.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 02/06/2024




This job is located in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

How to Apply

Apply Now

About Auto Assess Apprenticeships

Auto Assess is an apprenticeship provider to the motor industry in the UK. We manage all aspects of apprenticeship recruitment and training for the automotive industry.

Read More

My Page