Automotive Paint Technician

£40,800 - £46,000 Per Annum

Full Time


Romford, Greater London

Motoring Automotive And Mechanical

Posted 26 days ago

Expires In 2 Days

Job Description

Automotive Paint Technician
£40,800 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Monday - Friday, weekly rotating shifts of 06:00 - 14:00 & 14:00 - 22:00
Commutable from Dagenham, Romford, Ilford, Stratford, Rainham, and Brentwood

  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays.
  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme - 5% matched contribution (employee pays 5% / employer pays 5%)
  • Access to discounted shopping vouchers via Spectrum Life
  • 24/7 confidential employee/friends/family assistance programme including face-to-face counselling; lifestyle & wellbeing coaching and advice services.
  • In-house recognition scheme - including gift vouchers & family days out.
  • Free On-site parking
  • Opportunities for professional development (application process for Company sponsorship for training)
  • Life Assurance - 4 x basic salary (on completion of 6 months service)
  • Enhanced maternity & paternity scheme (3 months full pay maternity / 2 weeks full pay paternity)

We are looking for a skilled Automotive Paint Technician to join our clients Operations & Logistics team. This role requires expertise in painting and refinishing commercial parts using HVLP equipment to ensure compliance with industry, safety, and quality standards. The ideal candidate will exhibit a right-first-time attitude, prioritise quality, and demonstrate proactive teamwork.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Prepare product surfaces for painting and communicate any concerns to the preparation department.
  • Apply paint using "wet on wet" technique to achieve high-quality finishes.
  • Mix and match paint according to specifications.
  • Utilise spray guns proficiently for paint application.
  • Maintain and ensure cleanliness of low-bake ovens.
  • Assess product quality and ensure adherence to quality systems.
  • Identify and rectify defects promptly, including the use of polishing tools.
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping and hygiene.
  • Monitor stock levels and ensure compliance with COSHH regulations.
  • Complete process documentation as required.
  • Proactively identify and address potential issues.
  • Comply with health and safety regulations.
  • Escalate serious issues to management when necessary.
  • Undertake additional tasks as assigned by the manager.

Key Skills:
  • City & Guilds Level 3 qualification or equivalent experience in automotive refinishing.
  • Proficiency in paint application techniques.
  • Accurate mixing and matching of paint colours.
  • Familiarity with a variety of tools and equipment.
  • Ability to work efficiently under tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices and proper PPE usage.
  • Experience with ovens and drying techniques.
  • Ability to interpret technical instructions.
  • Understanding of health, safety processes, and quality conformance.
  • Strong ability to prioritize workload and work under pressure.
  • Positive attitude with a proactive approach to tasks.

If you possess the required skills and experience for this role, we invite you to apply and become part of a dynamic team. Please click apply or contact Stacey Weatherstone at Birmingham Industrial Hagley Court to find out more!

Stacey weatherstone

0121 456 4555

Division 038

Pertemps Birmingham

Ground Floor

Hagley Court

40 Vicarage Road


West Midlands

B15 3EZ

01214 564555

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