Panel Beater

We have a brilliant opportunity to join a well established business in Leeds (LS9). We are looking for a Panel Bitter to join the team.

Candidate must be ATA trained and has current certification.

Manufacturer trained- Jaguar, Land Rover, Mercedes

Working Hours : 44 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8am-5pm, Saturday morning 4 hours.

Pay Rate: £20 per hour, Weekly pay on Thursday

18 days holiday plus Bank Holidays.

Pension after qualifying period.

Main purpose of Job:

To undertake repair work on all makes of motor vehicles in a safe and economical manner, achieving the highest possible standards of workmanship.

To work effectively within the Bodyshop team to ensure industry-leading standards of customer care and satisfaction are achieved at all times.

Key Objectives and Tasks:

  • Action is read and understood prior to commencing work, and the completed details are recorded accurately and in full.
  • Ensure supplementary parts and labour request orders are recorded and communicated
  • Ensure that the appropriate Technical Repair data is available and use for Structural Steel repairs, obtained from Escribe or vehicle manufacturers information.
  • Ensure all work is carried out accurately and to the highest possible quality standards, complying with safety directives.
  • Reports defects in equipment, repair processor and faults to the General Manager
  • Ensure the correct tools, parts and materials are used on each job to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure correct protection for customers vehicles and contents before work commences, including the use of welding screens.
  • ensure that PPE is worm at all the times during repair process activities as per training.
  • Ensure that the assigned work bay area is kept clean and items of displaced materials disposed of at the end of the process in the order that another job can be accepted into the bay, and at the end of the working day.
  • Successfully achieve weld certification assessment to BS4872 Part1 Mig & BS1140 Part 2.
  • Spot criteria on a 2 yearly basis
  • Meet work in progress deadlines as set by the Managing Director and the Bodyshop.
  • Director and company repair process procedures.

Experience, Qualification and Training:

  • Ability to manage and administer your time to achieve Company set parameters and efficiencies.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of vehicle and consumer legislation and trade practices.
  • Able to work within a team to achieve objectives and high levels of customer satisfaction
  • technical qualifications as required to carry out your duties in line with expectation.