Trainee Body Shop Painter

Hills Salvage & Recycling are looking for a trainee body shop Painter to join our established team of vehicle technicians at our modern well equipped insurance approved body repair centre at Burscough, near Ormskirk.

As a Body shop Painter, you’ll carry out the preparation, painting and repair, and polishing of cars and light commercial vehicles in an efficient, skilful and safe manner achieving high levels of customer satisfaction at all times.


You’ll identify vehicle areas requiring work; plan your workload to ensure vehicles are ready to agreed timescales and in line with customer requirements and repair damaged parts to a high standard and in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications.

You’ll have gained experience within the motor industry in a service or body shop environment or be an experienced Body shop Painter trainee keen to progress your career. You’ll be highly organised with a flexible approach to your workload and with an understanding of the tools and equipment utilised within this role. You should be able to work with minimum supervision and be able to demonstrate when you have achieved against a varied workload whilst continually exceeding customer expectations.

Hills Motors is Part of Hills Salvage and Recycling group one of the largest independent vehicle recycling facilities  in the UK, we are driven, successful and powered by the skill, loyalty and potential of our people. That’s why we recognise and reward your hard work, loyalty and achievements with excellent benefits, incentives, training and career development opportunities.

You will work to a high standard and demonstrate a sound up-to-date knowledge of vehicle repair.

For full details of this post and other positions available please visit our website via the following link


Type of Position               :  Permanent / Full-time

Job Hours                            :  40 Hours per week

Working Days                    :  Monday – Friday                           Hours of Work                  :  08:45 – 17:15

                                                  With ‘occasional’ overtime hours on Saturday mornings:  09.00 – 13:00

Holiday Entitlement      :  20 days per Calendar Year, plus Statutory holidays

Rate of Pay                         :  Competitive – Negotiable / Dependant on Experience


Contact for Job                 :  E-mail:

Please Note                       :  Only written / CV applications will be accepted.  Please DO NOT telephone.

Details of 2 references will be required.