01254 919000

[email protected]

Trident Park, Trident Way,
Blackburn BB1 3NU

Body Shop Panel Beater/Prepper

We are currently recruiting for a Body Shop Technician to work as part of the team in our brand-new, state-of-the-art body shop. The candidate will work in the first stage of repair, which is removing minor damage from body panels. Previous experience in the application and shaping of body filler and first stage preparation is essential. Some experience in MET is preferable, but not essential.

Scope for development is available within this role and is rewarded with a strong annual salary and optional overtime depending on demand.

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Body Shop
Competitive BOE
Full Time - Permanent
Employment Type
Job Reference
  • Body panel repair
  • Carry out all panel repair work on all makes of vehicles
  • Carry out a full range of vehicle body repairs
  • Repair minor damage to panels
  • Strip and fit panel and trims

*Responsibilities could change or just include SOME of the above

Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience in body shop repairs
  • Relevant qualification in body shop paint procedures
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative with minimal supervision
  • The opportunity to work in the first state-of-the-art body shop system in the UK
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Rapid company expansion providing excellent development and career opportunities
  • Excellent incentives
  • Access to Perk Box – Cinema, gym discounts, free mobile phone insurance and much more
  • Great staff rates on car finance
  • Friendly and supportive colleagues and management
  • Regular staff socials
  • Birthday off after two years and £100 meal voucher
  • Company pension scheme

Hippo Motor Group sells more than 500 vehicles every month, supplying a wide vehicle range from small city cars right through to high-end luxury cars. We specialise in offering tailor-made finance options to suit customer needs. Continual business growth provides opportunities for our employees to develop and exceed within each role. At Hippo, we pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service, which means our loyal customer base return to us year on year.

To apply, please submit your CV & cover letter to our recruitment team at [email protected], or use the form below.  Please be sure to quote the relevant role reference number found at the top of this page. We look forward to hearing from you.

Applying for the Job

To apply, please submit CV & Cover Letter to our recruitment team at [email protected], or use the form below. Please be sure to quote the relevant role reference number found at the top of this page. We look forward to hearing from you.