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Vehicle Paint Refinisher Apprentice

Salary: 135.05

Location: CA3 0HA

Job type: Apprenticeship

Category: CA3 0HA Apprenticeship Paint

Hinds Bendalls have an exciting opportunity in their bodyshop, for an apprentice refinisher. You will be mentored by their own fully qualified Senior Technician in all the latest techniques.
You will receive first class training in all the latest repair techniques from Hinds Bendall’s fully qualified Senior Technicians. You will be that all important first contact for the customer who need your services after an accident.
Once the body repair technicians have worked their magic repairing the vehicle, it will then be your job to restore the vehicles paint work back to its former glory.
This involves:
• Preparation – stripping, sanding and masking
• Etching and priming areas to be treated
• Colour matching and mixing
• Paint application techniques including spray booth technology
• Buffing and polishing methods
• Paint defect corrections.

No skills required as full training will be given, just bring your enthusiasm
Good levels of English and Maths and a good working knowledge of ICT.
An Apprenticeship is a work-based training programme, so as well as working and being trained in Bendall’s bodyshop, you will also attend Remit’s Academy based near Pride Park in Derby, on a 5-day block release 4 times over the 18-month apprenticeship. You will also be assigned an Apprentice Development Coach who will visit you in the workplace, every 4-6 weeks, as part of our commitment to your development and to ensure you succeed. • VRQ & VCQ level 2 certificates in Vehicle Body • Functional Skills in English, Maths & ICT (if required) N.B All accommodation, food and travel costs are met by the Employer.
You will need to have a high level of attention to detail and working to a high standard to ensure the customer’s car is in safe hands and has been restored to its previous pristine condition
Bendalls operate a highly successful apprenticeship scheme which provides exceptional training with the opportunity to progress into other departments such as Sales, Inspection and Management roles