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Trident Park, Trident Way,
Blackburn BB1 3NU

SMART Alloy Wheel Technician

We are seeking a skilled Alloy Wheel Refurbishment Specialist to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for refurbishing alloy wheels, repairing minor dents and scratches, applying paint, and performing cosmetic filler repairs using advanced SMART repair techniques. This role requires a keen eye for detail and precision.

Wheels
Department
£30,000 DOE
Salary
Full Time - Permanent
Employment Type
Job Reference
  • Refurbish alloy wheels to restore their original condition or enhance their appearance.
  • Use specialised equipment and tools to ensure high-quality finishes.
  • Identify and repair minor dents and scratches on alloy wheels.
  • Employ appropriate techniques to ensure seamless repairs.
  • Apply paint to alloy wheels with precision to match original or desired colour.
  • Ensure even coating and smooth finish without any imperfections.
  • Utilise cosmetic fillers to repair and smooth out any imperfections on alloy wheels.
  • Sand, shape, and finish fillers to achieve a flawless surface.
  • Perform SMART repairs efficiently and effectively.
  • Use the latest techniques and materials to ensure high-quality results.
  • Proven experience in alloy wheel refurbishment and SMART repair techniques.
  • Proficiency in paint application and cosmetic filler repairs.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to quality.
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Relevant certifications or training in automotive repair techniques (preferred).
  • Lunch on Hippo when passing probation
  • Departmental incentives
  • Works social events
  • 2 years service- an additional day annual leave and £100 meal
  • 5 years service- 2 additional days annual leave and access to private health care
  • 10 years service- 3 additional days annual leave and a voucher
  • Employee of the quarter scheme
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Time for you- the opportunity to earn up to 4 early finishes/late starts per year
  • Internal development and progression opportunities
  • Hippo Legends scheme
  • Senior account manager status
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Access to BEN the employee wellbeing support service

Applying for the Job

To apply, please submit CV & Cover Letter to our recruitment team at careers@hippomotorgroup.co.uk, 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.