Ref: Audi

Location North Shields
Closing date 01/01/2018

Panel Technician/Beater, Audi Accident Repair

Specialising in the prestigious Audi brand, our Audi accident and repair centre in North Shields is committed to providing first class customer satisfaction through exceptional aftersales care. We have the latest Bodyshop technology as well as a wealth of experience and skills specialising in and R8 and aluminium repair – now we are looking for an experienced and dedicated Panel Technician/Beater to join our team and contribute to our continuing success.

About the Role:

Working in our modern, state of the art premises, you will be responsible for carrying out professional and cost-effective vehicle panel repairs on prestige vehicles and replacements ensuring high quality standards are met and that customer satisfaction remains a priority. Manufacturer’s training will be provided.

Hours of work: Due to an increase in business activity we are now looking to offer the opportunity of more flexible start and finish times between the hours of 6am – 6pm Monday to Friday. i.e 6am till 3pm

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Removing damaged panels and repairing damaged chassis and panels
  • Maintaining logs of work carried out and informing the estimator of any additional work required
  • Maintaining a high quality of work in body metal preparation, repairs and replacements
  • Provide detailed verbal and/or written reports on methodology of work completed to internal and external auditors on a daily basis, seeking clarity on specific vehicle repair methodology when required
  • Create a trust-based relationship between customer and company

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Understanding of and adherence to Health & Safety legislation including COSHH requirements
  • An organised, systematic and resilient approach to work
  • Ability to works efficiently within manufacturers’ time allowances
  • Must be able to demonstrate a strong attention to detail
  • Great communication skills and team player
  • Previous experience in using up to date repair equipment, repair methods and body repair techniques
  • A working knowledge of automotive systems and the specific materials required for the repair process.
  • Honest and diligent approach to work with the ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality of work.
  • Must have completed a Panel technician modern apprenticeship or equivalent
  • A full and valid UK driving licence

On offer is a very competitive salary with over time and bonus potential. This is an excellent opportunity for someone seeking a new challenge, great job satisfaction, and opportunities to develop with one of the UK’s leading Motor Trade Companies…

Interested: Please email you CV and cover letter to

Closing Date: 2018

*Please disregard the above closing date - this vacancy will close when a sufficient number of applications have been received*