Position: Wheel Centre Technician
Full Time, Permanent position
- Wheel Inspection: Learn to carefully examine wheels for damage, such as cracks, dents, corrosion, or other defects, under the guidance of experienced technicians.
- Repair and Refurbishment: Assist in the repair and refurbishment of wheels using established techniques while ensuring structural integrity is not compromised and wheels are in balance.
- Powder Coating: Receive training in the application of powder coating materials to wheels, including cleaning, sandblasting, and masking techniques, to achieve a consistent and high-quality finish.
- Colour Matching: Learn to analyse colour samples and work closely with experienced technicians to accurately match desired finishes.
- Quality Control: Assist in conducting inspections to ensure finished wheels meet quality standards, including proper coating thickness, even finish, and colour accuracy.
- Equipment Maintenance: Learn to perform routine maintenance and cleaning of powder coating and other equipment used under the guidance of experienced technicians.
- Documentation and Inventory Management: Gain experience in maintaining accurate records of all wheels processed, including repair details, powder coating specifications, and inventory management of coating materials.
- Customer Service: Interact with customers in a professional and friendly manner, under the supervision of experienced technicians, addressing their concerns and providing clear explanations of repair and powder coating processes.
- Safety and Compliance: Follow all safety guidelines and protocols, including proper handling and disposal of hazardous materials, while adhering to relevant environmental regulations and industry standards.
What we're looking for
- Enthusiasm and willingness to learn new skills.
- Strong attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to follow instructions and work effectively in a team environment.
- Basic mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity.
- Flexibility to work extended hours or weekends as necessary.
If you are passionate about the automotive industry, eager to learn, and have a strong work ethic, we encourage you to apply for this entry-level Wheel Technician position. This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience in wheel repair and powder coating, with comprehensive training provided.
This is an incredible opportunity to join a family based business that offers both a competitive salary along with a prestige brand and company culture. Other benefits include great staff discounts and life assurance. If you have the skills and experience and you’re looking for your next career move, then we’d love to hear from you. Please follow the link to apply or post your CV and cover letter to Halliwell Jones (Wilmslow) Ltd, 130 Manchester Road, Wilmslow, SK9 2LE.