Paint Technician

 Reference

 Vacancy 503

 Job Title

 Paint Technician

 Department 

 Prototype

 Reporting to

 Prototype Manager

 Salary

 CCA GRADE A 

 £17.10 PAYE / £22 LTD

 Hours of Work

 Mon to Fri - 37 Hours

 Type of Contract

 PAYE or LTD

 Contract Duration

 Permanent or on-going

CAD CAM Automotive (CCA) is an established and growing Automotive Engineering company who for over 100 years have been involved in the design and development of some of the world’s most iconic vehicles. 
 
What can we offer you?
• Competitive Salary
• 33 Days Holiday including public holidays each year
• Employer paid health cash plan (covering optical, dental plus other benefits)
• Contributory pension scheme
• Life assurance
• Corporate discounts
• Employee referral scheme
• Provided company branded work wear
• Incentives for qualified first aiders 


Key Tasks - Roles & Responsibilities 
• Full vehicle, exterior & interior paint
• Surfacing
• Polishing
• Primer
• Hand finishing
• Paint mixing
• Carrying out SMART repairs (small to medium area repair technology)
• Planning/scheduling work
• Reporting on progress
• Mentoring & training
• Delegating work
• Provide timing estimates
• Attending internal & external meetings as required i.e. customers & suppliers
• Interpret customer requirements, whilst understanding/considering the commercial expectations
• A key point of contact for paint related queries
• Assist in the development of the paint department & facility
• Point of contract in the Paint Group Leaders absence

Candidate Technical & Educational Requirements
 
• Experience of leading on design properties such as : Show cars, Aerobucks, interior clinic models, CDRM’s, vision models
• Extensive paint spraying experience gained within a prototype vehicle environment
• A thorough understanding of paint techniques
• Extensive experience of SMART repairs
• Experience of working within an OEM or Tier 1 supplier within the automotive industry 
• Hard modelling/model making experience (Desirable)
• Blocking up experience (Desirable)

Candidate Competencies 
• Provide team members with task timing & monitor their progress
• Provide constructive feedback to team members & Management
• Work with the Paint Group Leader to develop & mentor less experienced team members
• Provide work progress reports, identify & resolve potential problems
• Commercial awareness
• Attend customer and supplier meetings
• A keen interest in gaining experience & exploring new paint techniques
• Can do attitude
• Team working
• Attention to detail
• Flexibility to meet customer & business needs
• Good communication skills & ability to liaise with customers


Other Information

This vacancy is a GRADE A role, we also have other open opportunities within the Paint department at different grades that may be suitable. Please visit our website www.cad-cam-automotive.co.uk to view all vacancies.


We can currently only accept applications from candidates with the unrestricted right to work in the UK.

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