Bodyshop

The Westover Group has two dedicated Kite Mark Approved Body Care centres in Poole and Salisbury as well as a SMART Repair centre in Bournemouth. As a result of accreditation from the brands we represent, we enjoy significant volumes of group business. Alongside this we have negotiated a large number of external insurance contracts meaning Westover Body care is one of the largest independent accident repair centres across Dorset and Wiltshire.

Given our ongoing growth and development, we always welcome applications from highly experienced and talented Paint Technicians, Panel Beaters and Fitters, SMART Repairers and MET Technicians.

If you think you possess the necessary skills for the positions below and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your CV with a short letter of introduction to: recruitment@westovergroup.co.uk.

Current Bodyshop roles available:

Trainee Smart Repair Technician

The Role

We are currently looking to recruit a Trainee SMART Repair Technician to be based at our approved Poole Bodycare site.

Full training will be provided by experienced Mentors and Technicians.

To be a success in this role, you will be;

  • Keen to learn
  • Attention to Detail is Essential and organised in your work
  • Able to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • To support colleagues when required
  • Able to work alone and within a team
  • Your Responsibilities:

    The successful applicant will be repairing minor accident damage including bumper scuffs, panel scratches, fill and paint, interior plastics, alloy wheels and all other minor cosmetic repairs. You will learn all aspects of the job and will progress to a Smart Repair Technician within 12 months.

    Hours of Work and Salary

    This position will be paid at Minimum Wage

    Typically your core hours will be 8.00am to 5.30pm with Saturday working on a rota.

    If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your C.V with a short letter of introduction.

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    Paint Sprayer

    The Role

    We are currently looking to recruit a Paint Sprayer based at our approved Salisbury Bodycare location. You will be paint spraying vehicles to the highest standard, whilst meeting deadlines and targets set by the Bodycare Manager.

    To be a success in this role you will be able to;

    • Observe, recognise and report on vehicle paintwork
    • Carry out paint spraying of all Brand of vehicle to the highest of standards
    • Work within a team and on your own
    • Hold a full driving licence

    Your responsibilities

    • To be able to accurately use paint mixing schemes, computerised scales, spray booths and drying lamps
    • To interpret and implement technical service method data
    • To keep work areas clean and tidy
    • Application of top coat to manufacturer's specification.
    • Preparation of repaired areas as directed by the work order, in readiness for application of the top coat.
    • You will be responsible for your own health and safety and others around you.

    Benefits

    As a Paint Sprayer you will receive a competitive salary, plus a bonus structure, we also offer great benefits including:

    • 22 days holiday, rising to 24 after 5 years, 26 after 10 years
    • Opportunity to join the company pension scheme and Life Assurance
    • Vehicle purchase discount, parts and servicing discounts

    Hours of Work

    Typically your hours will be 8.00am to 5.30pm with Saturdays on a rota.

    If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your C.V with a short letter of introduction.

    Email Us



    Smart Repairer - Bournemouth

    The Role

    Westover group are looking to recruit an experienced SMART repairer to join our highly skilled team.

    The role is repairing dents, scuffs and scratches and paintless dent repairs. Working in a small team you will undertake body repair work on all makes and models of damaged vehicles in the retail and trade sectors.

    To be a success in this role you will;

    • Have experience within a Bodyshop or Accident Repair Centre, preferable a main dealership;
    • Be able to demonstrate paint repair techniques;
    • Full driving licence.
    • Be able to work to deadlines and targets within a team.
    • To observe, recognise and repair vehicles to an acceptable standard.
    • To ensure that vehicles comply with safety standards when returned to customers, faults have been reported and noted on job cards.
    • To be able to carry out such work in a safe and economical manner.
    • SMART repair experience is preferred.

    Benefits

    As a Smart Fitter you will receive a competitive salary and great benefits including:

    • 22 days holiday, rising to 24 after 5 years, 26 after 10 years
    • Opportunity to join the Company pension scheme and Life Assurance
    • Vehicle purchase discount, parts and servicing discounts

    Hours of Work

    Typically your hours of work will be 8.00am to 5.30pm, Saturdays on a rota basis

    If you think you possess the necessary skills and have the passion to buy into our quest towards complete customer satisfaction, then please send your C.V with a short letter of introduction.

    Email Us



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