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Vehicle Painter

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 13/06/2018

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Location: Warwickshire, UK

Salary: £36,787

Posting End Date: 27/06/18


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.




The primary purpose of JLR Event Vehicle Operations is to prepare and maintain fleets of vehicles to the highest possible standards both dynamically & aesthetically for a broad range of business requirements. Our bespoke requirements range from a single vehicle for VIP’s, through to fleets of up to 200 vehicles to support launch events or other significant marketing needs. Event Vehicle Operations is also responsible for discharging all vehicle preparations for Show/Photo/Press events.


As a skilled Vehicle Painter, you’ll join our highly motivated team which is responsible for preparing and painting our luxurious fleet of vehicles to a world-class standard. You’ll work on high profile vehicles which will be used for new model releases, international motor shows and global media launch events.


Within your role you’ll be prepping the panels on our vehicles, prior to them being painted, tinted, coloured and sprayed before then being polished to a mirror finish. Within your role you’ll be liaising with Plant, Engineering and Quality to deliver and influence the very best delivery condition of vehicles into Event Vehicle Operations.




Experienced in a hands on role, working within a body shop environment, you’ll bring strong vehicle knowledge, a high level of attention to detail and a flexible approach to Event Vehicle Operations. Alongside a time served Automotive indentured/certificated Advanced Apprenticeship or Armed Forces equivalent, you’ll be Level 3 qualified and able to work to predefined procedures.


You’ll recognise safe working practices, including Health & Safety and environmental regulations. Additionally, you’ll hold a full UK driving licence (max 6 penalty points). You’ll be confident in communicating, a good team player and will be computer literate too.


You’ll have a positive attitude towards shifts and overtime, and strive to deliver the highest quality product possible.




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.



Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

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