• Paint Technician

        Job description

        Sparshatt Truck & Van Ltd has been synonymous with Mercedes-Benz in Kent for 40 years. Today the group operates four well-established sales and service sites across the county, employing over 200 staff.

        We are looking for an individual to join our Bodyshop team as a Mercedes-Benz Commercial Paint Technician. In this role you will report to the Paint Shop Supervisor to support the services offered to our customers while meeting the standards of the Mercedes - Benz brand.

        Your duties will include:

        • To prep and paint a variety of LGV & HGV commercial vehicles ensuring all work carried out is to the required standard and meets customer specification
        • Be responsible for and ensure that all pre-defined production and pre-start checks are carried out and that all process paperwork is completed correctly and accurately.
        • Carry out relevant preventative maintenance tasks on all equipment

        · Setting up paint application equipment in the paint shop for all possible paint applications in accordance with best practice


        What we can offer you:

        · A range of training and development opportunities

        · 24 days of annual leave plus bank holidays

        · Healthcare cashback plan (Simply Health)

        · Company contributory pension

        · The opportunity to work with one of the leading brands worldwide



        · Experience as a painter, sprayer, panel beater and in strip and fit

        · Effective communicator (verbal) with good customer service skills

        · Experience within a Body shop, Dealership or Accident Repair Centre

        · Ability to be on your feet for long periods of time.

        · Valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

        · Good judgment.

        · Professional appearance and work ethic.

        · Great attitude with a high-energy personality.


        If you feel you have the skills and the experience we are looking for and want to be part of Britain's most successful Mercedes-Benz dealerships, please submit a CV and find out more by visiting our website https://www.sparshattgroup.com.

        Sparshatt Truck and Van Ltd are committed to continuing its policy of equality in all aspects of employment and service delivery.

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      • Job Summary

        Salary: up to £30,000 per annum

        Location:  Ashford

        Hours: 42.5 hours a week, working every other Saturday 8am -12pm

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