Vehicle Damage Paint Technician Apprentice Level 3


Are you wanting to start your career in the Automotive Industry? Are you hands-on and passionate about Vehicles? Redde Northgate is looking for a Vehicle Paint Apprentice to join their expert team!

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Total hours per week

40 hours

Expected duration

36 Months

Possible start date

31 Oct 2022


Join the UK’s largest repair group in this fantastic opportunity as a Paint Technician at our busy workshop. As Paint Technician, we know there’s no better feeling than seeing a customer's vehicle at the front of the workshop, waiting for them to collect it – it is what our business is built on.

• Preparing paint spraying equipment

• Preparing the bodywork of the vehicle

• Mix paint by eye or using computer technology to ensure the best color match

• Applying several coats to the car, including primers, colors, and protective finishes

• Solving paint application problems; defects, causes,s and cures

• Maintaining and cleaning equipment

• Storing paints in the correct conditions. A certain amount of administration and customer interaction is also required

• Keeping a record of work carried out and time taken

• Liaising with the customer or insurance company

• Providing quotations and estimations As part of the service a Bodyshop offers, you may also carry out valeting, to ensure the vehicles look as good as new

• Wash down the outside of the car to remove dirt and mud

• Polish the windows, wheels, door handles, and mirrors

Working week

40 Hrs (Mon to Fri 8:30am to 5pm)

40 hour per week

Date posted

16 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


Personal Qualities

Future Prospects

At Redde Northgate they invest considerably in staff development and training and you can expect to receive comprehensive training to provide opportunities for career progression. We offer a superb range of exclusive, employee-only benefits and discounts.

• Fantastic monthly bonus schemes

• Free life assurance

• Well-being services (incl. Health Cash Plan, Dental Plan & Travel Insurance)

• Discounted, flexible Gym memberships

• Exclusive employee vehicle-leasing schemes

• Pension & save-as-you-earn share scheme

• Our Benefits App offering unlimited access to a huge range of retailer discounts and cashback deals (incl. Tesco, Asda, Currys, B&Q & Wickes to name just a few)

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About the employer

Redde Northgate plc is a leading integrated mobility solutions platform formed in February 2020 following the all-share Merger of light commercial hire business Northgate plc and Redde plc, the provider of incident and accident management, legal, and other mobility-related services.



Training provider

Training framework

Vehicle damage paint technician (level 3)

Training provider


Application instructions

Application closing date: 24 Oct 2022

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