Auto Bodymaker / Bodybuilder

Stagecoach

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Stagecoach Cumbria are looking for enthusiastic and motivated staff to join our team of Engineers at Lillyhall depot, applicants should be time-served Craftsmen used to working under pressure in a busy environment on state of the art vehicles.

The overall purpose of the position is to provide quality service and repairs in a safe, efficient and economical manner to our fleet of vehicles. 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Observe, recognise and report on body or structured defects or symptoms of impending failure.
  • Carry out vehicle manufacturers or company modifications as required.
  • Marking out, cutting and forming sheet metal, pillar section, plywood, hardboard, glass fibre panels, preparatory to fitting on a vehicle.
  • Fitting panels to vehicle body frames, using anti-fretting and corrosion materials, adhesives on lap and toggle joints, screws, nails, rivets and other fixing devices including moulding strips.
  • Cutting out apertures and fitting windows.
  • Hanging doors, both horizontally and vertically, of wood or metal.
  • Repairing damaged vehicles by removing damaged panels and body members, straightening panels and members (where possible) and replacing any removed parts.
  • Carry out repair to body structure using welding equipment.
  • Making good damaged paintwork on a vehicle body, with a complete re-paint to include matching colours.
  • Manufacture, repair or maintenance of body fittings and accessories.

Experience of heavy commercial vehicles, especially PCV vehicles would be an advantage.

 

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