SMART / Paint Tech

Job Details
Our Role

We offer cars direct to our customers who apply for car finance. An important part of our business is our RAC approved PDI operation in Poole which purchases vehicles, carries out a range of remedial works from smart repairs, light mechanical works, servicing, M.O.T and tyres replacements

We are looking for an Automotive SMART /Paint Technician to join our team. As a SMART / Paint Technician, you will be responsible for all aspects of panel preparation and paint application from alloy wheel refurbishment, SMART repairs to entire panels. We use a MaxMeyer paint scheme and will supply all the necessary tooling to carry out your job. We are looking for a keen individual who can work in a dynamic environment ensuring all work is carried out to a high standard.

About You

What does it take to be an Automotive SMART / Paint Technician at Creditplus? The pride you take in your work will be second to none, ensuring that the final result meets the highest standard.

You will want to roll up your sleeves and take on all challenges while maintaining a commercial  focus and awareness to ensure efficiency. Your desire to do things right the first time will be evident in all you do.

We’re looking for someone with;

  • Experience working in a body shop/paint sprayer role.
  • Ability to carry out in-house vehicle preparation and paint
  • Carry out panel repair and scratch removal
  • Experience in machine polishing
  • Ability to work to a very high standard
  • Experience in wheel refurbishments and touch-ups and dent removal would be advantageous but not essential.
What Will You Do?

As an Automotive SMART / Paint Technician with Creditplus, you will be expected to carry out all types of panel preparation across multiple marques of vehicle, from sanding and scotching panels, to priming, painting and applying clear coat. We also carry out in-house scratch repairs and machine polishing.

  • Completing paintwork to damaged vehicles in for repairs.
  • Use of water-based paint scheme.
  • Panel preparation.
  • Panel filling ready for paint.
  • Spray priming.
  • Setting up the heat lamps and time.
  • Paint mixing in the automotive industry.
  • Plastic repairs.

You will be responsible for your own health and safety and others around you.

What Will You Get?

We know that the key to our success is our people, that’s why Creditplus offers a competitive salary, but alongside we have numerous additional benefits to offer you:

28 Days Holiday
Birthday Off
Pension Plan
Free Tea, Coffee & Fruit
Regular Social Events
Staff Discounts
Long term incentive plan
Working Hours

This opportunity is available on a Full-Time basis. (Flexible patterns will be considered for the right candidate). 

  • Monday – Friday: 09:00 – 17:30
About Us

In a nutshell, we created a marketplace to connect our customers with trustworthy finance partners and a team to help them find the cars they want.

Our mission started 15 years ago, with a shared belief that car buyers deserve more. More simplicity, more choice, more safeguards and more time to enjoy the important things in life. That’s always been our motivation, and we’ve been innovating ever since.

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