• Commercial Consultants UK Ltd
  • Featherstone, Pontefract WF7, UK
  • Dec 06, 2018

Job Description

£22,000 per annum +

Commercial Consultants (UK) Ltd - The Engineering Recruitment Specialists, are working closely with a market leading designer and manufacturer of commercial vehicles. Due to business expansion, an opportunity has arisen for a Coach Builder to join our Client's busy engineering workshop.

The Coach Builder / Body Fitter / Coach Maker will be responsible for fitting components and parts to the interior of exterior of commercial vehicles in a safety critical environmental along with ensuring our Client's assembled vehicles are of a high quality and safe working standard

The main responsibilities of the Coach Builder / Body Fitter / Coach Maker will be as follows:

  • Stripping and fitting of a range of commercial vehicles
  • General bodywork removal and refit
  • Removal and refitting of interior trims
  • Light mechanical work and general modifications to original vehicle build
  • Panel beating and repairing any damaged exterior components.

The Coach Builder / Body Fitter / Coach Maker should have the following skills:

  • Should know how to read and interpret engineering drawings, blueprints, sketches to ensure proper assembly
  • Have good hand dexterity, with good eyesight
  • Have experience with mechanical fitting and assembly (ideally within a manufacturing environment).

A qualification in body work, fabrication, coach building, welding, fitting or similar (City and Guilds or NVQ) or comparable trade papers from the Armed Forces, or a recognised indentured apprenticeship is ideal.

In addition, there are competitive benefits available including; a contributory pension scheme, excellent holiday entitlements, protective clothing, job security all coupled with training and fantastic career development opportunities.

Commercial Consultants (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency on behalf of our client to recruit a Coach Builder on a permanent basis.