Panel Beater

Benefits with the role
  • OTE £36,000 to £41,000
  • 25 Days Holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Uncapped Bonus Scheme
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Regular Pay Reviews
  • Life Assurance
  • Servicing, Parts and Accessories Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff Referral Scheme
  • Learning and Development
  • Enhanced Family Leave
  • Volunteering Opportunities

We are looking to give a hardworking and dedicated Panel Beater the opportunity to join our Bodyshop in Swindon.

On a daily basis you will be surrounded by some of the World’s most prestigious cars, and if that isn’t exciting enough, you will be the person responsible for repairing and replacing their damaged parts!

Your role will also include:

  • Dismantling and rebuilding vehicles in preparation for other operations in the repair process.
  • Carrying out Panel Replacement.
  • Correctly storing displaced parts.
  • Identifying any additional faults or damage and reporting to Supervisor.
  • Access to clean and modern equipment.

Whilst this role may not be customer facing, you will still play an important part in making sure we give our customer’s an exceptional experience – with the aim of exceeding their expectations every time. To achieve this, you will need to work collaboratively with other members of the Bodyshop team, demonstrating that you are a team player with good communication skills and attention to detail, to ensure that all deadlines are met.

Essential Skills:

Due to the technical nature of this position, we are looking for candidates who are qualified to a NVQ/VRQ level in Vehicle Accident Repair and have experience of working in a similar role in a Bodyshop.

Whilst we do have some requirements to be considered for this role, we will nevertheless still be committed to providing you with a tailored training programme from both Group Staff and the Manufacturers we represent to ensure you are equipped with all the skills and confidence you need to do your job well. This will include support with all modern repair techniques. 

Working at Swindon Bodyshop
Explore location

In 2013, our Bodyshop moved to a new purpose-built location in Swindon. The location in Athena Avenue can be accessed from Junction 16 or 15 of the M4 motorway and is commutable from Wroughton, Devizes, and Royal Wootton Bassett. Dick Lovett Swindon are an official Porsche Bodyshop Repairer and work on all brands we represent including Ferrari, BMW, and MINI.

Providing Bodyshop services from full accident repairs to minor bumps, our team is reliable and trustworthy. Our skilled Paint Technicians specialise in paintwork scuffs to full body resprays, all with the customer at the forefront of their mind. We repair and paint vehicles across the South West of England and also have a dedicated Tyre and Wheel repair centre in Swindon.

Working in the Bodyshop team
Explore team

Being a part of our Bodyshop Team offers an exciting opportunity for those who are passionate about delivering a personalised experience to customers in need of vehicle repairs and restoration.

As a valued member of our Team, your expertise and attention to detail will play a crucial role in ensuring our customers receive excellent service and leave with their vehicles looking as good as new.

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Panel Beater

Department Bodyshop
Closing Date 5th July 2024
Contract Permanent
Salary Competitive
Location Swindon Bodyshop
Careers | Chris Valentine | Bodyshop
I have a fantastic team around me, the knowledge, skill, drive and love for being here makes my working days so much better!

Chris Valentine

Bodyshop Manager