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Coach/Body Repair Person

A permanent employment opportunity has become available for a Coach/Body Repair Person to join our team at First Bus in Camborne

We're looking for an enthusiastic and committed team player who we can rely on to undertake the repair and maintenance of vehicle bodywork, carry out routine bodywork inspections and servicing.

The salary for this Body Repair position is £13.95 per hour (£28,000+ per year) and the working hours are 39 per week.

What will you be doing?

The successful Body Repair person will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Vehicle fault diagnostics and repair
  • Fully comply with all relevant Engineering SOPs
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues and superiors
  • Maintain and develop technical skills as required
  • Fully comply with all HS & E legislation along with Group policies

Who are we looking for?

  • The successful applicant must have the ability to diagnose vehicle body faults and specify the correct method of repair. Must also have experience in welding.
  • To undertake fibreglass bodywork repairs, Conversant with the repair procedures for the replacement of gasket and bonded glazing. Has knowledge of safe working procedures whilst using hydraulic vehicle lifts, scaffolding, drilling machines, torque wrenches, grinders and general portable equipment.
  • Must be in possession of, or capable of obtaining full PCV licence and forklift truck licence if required.

What can we offer you?

You'll enjoy a range of benefits, such as free travel on our buses for you and your family, a pension scheme and the chance to buy discounted First shares. You will also get discounted train travel for you and your family & friends on our train operators (GWR, SWR, TPE & Hull Trains). On top of this our rewards include First Xclusives where you can benefit from over 3,000 offers on a variety of goods and services.

We will also provide you with boots, overalls and specialist equipment so no need to worry about being safe/protected or having the right kit for the job!

What do we do?

One of the UK's largest bus operators, our team of 17,000 Journey Makers helps 1.6 million customers every single day to get to where they want to go.

Engineering is an integral part of our business focusing on efficiency, excellence, safety and reliability. We're constantly looking for ways to improve our processes, techniques and ways of engineering our very diverse fleet.

Working for First UK Bus you'll find your role varied, rewarding and satisfying. You'll work alongside our great team of technicians, mechanics, electricians and cleaners who all pull together to do a brilliant job! No two days are ever the same!

Interested? Apply Today!

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UK Bus - Camborne
Union Street, Camborne, Cornwall, England, TR14 8HF
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    First UK Bus
  • Website Skillset:
    Engineering & Mechanics
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    UK Bus - Camborne
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