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Posted: 88 days ago   Expired


Salary: £34,500

Location: BS20

Job type: Permanent

Category: BS20

Our client is a UK’s leading vehicle fleet management company located throughout the UK. And they are now recruiting for a Prepper/ Masker based at their Portbury site. The role will cover our new day shift and cover the 554 shift, essentially operates as follows: 5 days on 5 days off, 4 on 4 off, 5 on 4 off, 4 on 5 off, and then repeats itself. *Nightshifts for this position would be available too, also paid at a typical 15% uplift in shift allowance* Essentially, the responsibility of the Prepper would be preparing vehicles for paint. You will be someone that enjoys working in a fast paced environment with a hands on attitude and at heart with a data-driven mindset, sharing fresh ideas for how to apply best practice to improve efficiency by reducing operating costs while increasing productivity. What you'll be doing: * Preparing vehicles for painting, as per the detailed instruction, and using appropriate tools to rub down paintwork where small dents or chips are located. * Preparing vehicles with masking paper to protect areas not required for painting. * Rubbing down primer to a smooth finish. * Using primer to cover chips or filled dents. * Using the appropriate filling material, where small chips or dents need filling. * After painting, using fine paper to remove blemishes and dirt in the paint. * Attending all training programmes as necessary and when instructed. * Using orbital sanders to remove small chips in the paint. * Maintaining a clean and tidy working area at all times. * Sending completed vehicles to the valeting team. * Rubbing down filler to a smooth finish. * De-masking any masking paper. Required Skills & Experience: * Significant exposure working in a similar position i.e. Prepper, Bodyshop / Bodyworks Operative, MET Technician, Strip & Refit etc * Full UK Driving Licence. * Significant exposure using orbital sanders. * Ability to work fast and efficiently. * Team player. Benefits & Incentives: * 23.5 days holidays and an extra day for your birthday. * Discretionary annual bonus * Up to 5% salary matched pension scheme * Wellbeing and healthcare benefits * Training and development opportunities Plus many many more! We are also in need of the following positions at this location too, if you are to know of anyone that may be weighing up their options to which may suit these roles, please let me know; roles are listed below: - Paint Sprayers/ Panel Beaters - Strip Fitters - Vehicle Technicians (Entry Level - L3 & MOT Testers) - Wheels Specialists If this role is of interest to you, please send your CV to Cookie Britten at HP4 Recruitment as directed


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