Job title:Senior Bodyshop Technician
Location: other
Closing date:2017-04-26 00:00:00
Salary:£13 - £17 per hour
Hours:Full Time
Job type:Full time
Employer Name:Solus (DO)
Role overview:

Senior Bodyshop Technician 

Solus is one of the largest body repair groups in the country, employing over 600 people across 20 UK locations and have repaired over 500,000 vehicles in the last 15 years. As part of the wider Aviva family, they are looking to bring fresh thinking and motivated individuals into their business. They work in a fast moving and rewarding environment, where they challenge traditional methods to make them stand apart from their competitors, making decisions based on data and delivering their customer promise. 

Position: ATA Senior (Body Repairs Centre) 
Location: Leatherhead 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £13 - £17 per hour 

About the role: 

They have an exciting new opportunity for a Senior Bodyshop Technician to join them. The role involves removing and refitting parts to ensure body repairs are to a very high standard and to contribute to the overall production process. Working in partnership with Estimators, production team and the site Production Manager. 


- Dismantle and rebuild vehicles as instructed by Estimate or Job card, or special instructions from the Production Manager 
- Report unseen damage absent from the Estimate as soon as it is identified 
- Assess tool and equipment requirements, and to report damaged or faulty equipment immediately 
- Make written and verbal reports on service and repair activity to the workshop controller in order to obtain authorisation 
- Complete all administrative procedures (including warranty) relating to service and repair work 
- Attend meetings and training programmes as and when required 
- Assist with development and training of other technicians 
- Carry out other duties as required 

About you: 

- You will hold an ATA Qualification 
- Previous experience in a body repairs / bodyshop environment, ideally at a supervisor / team leader level 
- You will have previous experience with dismantling and rebuilding vehicles 
- Previous experience in an automotive background is essential 
- Experience in reporting damaged or faulty equipment 

You may have experience of the following: Bodyshop Technician, Senior Bodyshop Technician, Mechanical Technician, Vehicle Technician, ATA, Body Repairs, MET Technician, Panel Beater. Repairs, Vehicle Mechanic, Vehicle Mechanical Technician, Senior Mechanical Technician, MET Fitter, Bodyshop Vehicle Technician, Automotive, Automotive Mechanic, Mechanic, Vehicle Mechanic, etc. 

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