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A position has become available for a Paint Sprayer based in Eastbourne, East Sussex. This will be working for a very successful accident repair centre that have a number of contracts so you will need to be able to fully prep, paint and finish a vehicle with confidence.

The Role

Who we are looking for

What’s on offer?

They will be paying between £40,000 – £44,460 basic.

Hours: Monday – Friday 7am – 4:30pm, with 30 minutes for lunch (45 hours per week). If you would prefer to work 40 hours per week, this can be arranged.

Saturdays are optional

Please Apply now to register your interest, I will be in contact to speak with you about the role in more detail.

We are currently working side by side with a very successful business that provide support to the automotive industry, specifically manufacturer repair networks in the UK.

They currently require an Bodyshop Paint Trainer to deliver training courses on various aspects of the paint product manufacturer that they commercially support.

The training courses will be centred around new techniques and introductions to new products to enhance the performance for the end user. Supporting the Training Manager you will be presenting and teaching to Bodyshop Field Based Technicians empowering them to maximise their use of the products.

This role is a fixed 12 month contract with the option of going permanent. The Training Centre is based in Hertfordshire.

Who we are looking for:

A little bit more about the role:

This is an exciting role, as there are many innovations and new technologies coming out, all of which need to be shared with those using the products.

One of the hot topics is around rising costs, so one of the new technologies introduced has been ‘fast cure low cost’ products which increases profit, lowers energy costs whilst still delivering a high-quality finish.

What is on offer?

They are looking to offer a flat basic salary between £30,000 to £35,000, depending on experience. They also offer a contributory pension scheme, 28 days holiday including bank holidays and business mileage.

This will be working a 37.5 hour week; Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm.

The Application Process

Looking for a new position can be daunting, and so can just browsing, especially when you don’t know who you are applying to most of the time. That said, with us, your application will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

You will have support in the form of coaching and guidance through every step of the process, giving you the reassurance and best chance of successfully obtaining the right role for you.

I look forward to speaking with you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a very busy and successfully run accident repair shop in East London. The company is now seeking an experienced Panel Beater.

The Role

They will consider someone just wanting to do Panel Beating or MET Technician, if you do a bit of both, that is great, but not essential.

Who we are looking for

What’s on offer?

They are offering an hourly rate of £18 – 25 per hour, which equates to £37,440 – £52,00 working a 40-hour week.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm, with an hour for lunch. No contracted weekends unless you would want to work them. They have enough work to accommodate extra hours.

After you have applied;

I will contact you with further information BEFORE submitting your CV. If the role is of interest then I will get in touch to arrange a suitable interview time for you both.

Apply now to get the ball rolling…

Our client is a family run Bodyshop based in East London, due to their continued growth year on year they have an immediate opportunity for a skilled Bodyshop MET Stripper Fitter (MET; Mechanical Electrical Trim) to join their busy team.

You must be highly competent in all areas of body repair and used to working to high standards, with a passion for ‘getting it right first time’.

Who are we looking for?

What’s on offer?

They will be looking to offer an hourly rate up to £21 per hour which equates to £43,680, depending on experience.

This will be working Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm, with an hour for lunch. If you do work any additional overtime including Saturday’s you will be paid at a flat rate of overtime.

There are also a number of benefits you can enjoy working for this lovely company.

Please click APPLY and I will be in touch, happy to share the details of this position with you.

Paint Prepper position has become available for an independently owned Bodyshop based in East London.

This will be working for a successful family run accident repair centre. If you are an experienced Paint Prepper who wants a change of environment, this is the position for you.


Ideally you will be confident with all aspects of Bodyshop paint prepping and be able to fully prep. If you can paint and finish aswell then this would be an advnatage. 

Some of your responsibilities will be to monitor the method of application to ensure the highest quality finish as well as follow manufacture guidelines and best practice to ensure safety and economical completion of each vehicle.

For this role, it will be beneficial if you are QAA or IMI accredited or any relevant qualifications but this is not essential.


A basic salary of £29,120 – £31,200 will be offered to the successful candidate.

The hours are Monday – Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm.

Please Apply now to register your interest, I will be in contact to speak with you about the role in more detail.

Are you a top performing multi-site Bodyshop Manager, with strategic and full P&L responsibility?

Our client is one of Saudi Arabia’s most progressive body, paint and smart repair groups with fully equipped, state-of-the-art facilities in key locations across the Kingdom.  They are seeking a professional, high-energy General Manager, Bodyshop who will have the vision and capabilities to further develop the bodyshop operation.

The Role

Ideal Candidate

The Package

As the General Manager of the Bodyshop Division, you will receive a base salary of SR 40,000 – SR 42,000 per month (£102,000 – £108,000 per annum), a Bonus scheme which encourages the achievement of at least three times monthly salaries TAX-FREE, alongside a whole host of additional benefits including


Apply with your up-to-date CV. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion call us on +44 (0) 20 8681 1111

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