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Trainee CNC Machinist – Wheels

Due to growth, Hippo Motor Group are recruiting for a Trainee CNC Machinist to join a busy and expanding Bodyshop. Hippo specialises in used cars meaning our Bodyshop Technicians conduct cosmetic repair and ensure all vehicles are in line with our standards. Our Bodyshop is the first in the UK to have installed the complete Symac production line and this provides an amazing and exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of as well as working in the first state-of-the-art body shop. Due to our success, we are constantly developing which provides excellent career development opportunities for our staff. For the chance to work for a successful family-run business with an enviable reputation please see details below.

Working hours are 8:30 – 5pm and the role is paid minimum wage with a bonus included once fully trained.

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Bodyshop
Department
Minimum wage plus bonus
Salary
Full Time - Permanent
Employment Type
WST006
Job Reference

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects of wheel repair and refinishing
  • Responsible for carrying out smart repairs as and when required
  • Remove and replace tyres – once training is complete
  • Wheel balancing – once training is complete
  • To carry out all work effectively and within the advised repair time
  • To accurately record all details on the relevant job cards
  • Ensure all work is carried out to a high standard
  • To maintain the highest level of customer satisfaction at all times

*Responsibilities could change or just include SOME of the above

Skills & Experience

  • Multi-Brand or Main dealer experience would be desirable
  • Willing to learn
  • Great attention to detail
  • Can work to own initiative and at a fast pace
  • Exceptional standards of work quality
  • Full UK driving licence is essential
  • 30 days annual leave pro rota’d
  • Rapid company expansion providing excellent development and career opportunities
  • Great Staff rates on car finance
  • Friendly and supportive work colleagues and management
  • Regular staff socials
  • Birthday off after 2 years and a £100 Meal voucher
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Complimentary office treats

Hippo Motor Group sell on average 800 vehicles to our customers 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 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.

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.