Bodyshop Panel Technician
Salary: Highly Competitive
Are you a Bodyshop Panel Technician who takes genuine pride in what you do? Welcome to BMW Group Retail.
BMW Group Retail
Working in BMW Group Retail is an altogether different experience to any other career you might have known - in or outside the automotive world. There's the passion our team have for the Group's world-famous brands. The collective pride in the quality of our design, technology and engineering. The satisfaction of giving every customer an exceptional experience. And a sense of excitement about the future and what it holds.
Welcome to the future of automotive retail
Your technical knowhow and our state-of-the-art technology - it's an unbeatable combination. We're using diagnostic technology in our workshops that's years ahead of the competition. It makes our lives easier and gets our vehicles back on the road where they belong as quickly as possible.
Don't worry if the digital world is a bit daunting to you at the moment. At our purpose-built, state-of-the-art training and development facility in Wokefield Park (near Reading), The BMW Group Academy UK will provide you with the training required to get you up-to-speed.
With our BMW Group certified trainers, you'll receive all the coaching and support you need to make the most of your future with us. For Technicians, we have specially developed a fast-track training programme which will enable you to more quickly progress in your career by building on the skills you've already gained. It's ideal for those who've already completed another vehicle manufacturer's training programme or have hold specific IMI qualifications.
You'll be carrying out a variety of Bodyshop Panel Technician duties, to include panel replacement & repair, filler work. A particular skill set would be the ability to use a body repair jig such as Car-O-Liner, Cellette, Global etc, along with all aspects of the panel Technician role, efficiently and competently, adhering to manufacturer and insurance company standards at all times.
You'll already have experience in the role, having served a recognised apprenticeship or similar such as Btech or NVQ. Senior ATA assessment pass would be a distinct advantage, however of equal importance would be the willingness to work towards Senior ATA. As a Bodyshop Technician a full driving licence is essential and we will also expect you to be a team player who's continually focused on the needs of both our customers and colleagues whilst being able to demonstrate and maintain our Williams Group core beliefs.
Whilst working for one of the most highly respected family businesses in the North West you will also receive a competitive salary with an achievable bonus scheme and an attractive range of benefits including pension scheme, car scheme and 22 days holiday plus bank holidays.