• Shift bodymaker

    We're looking for a shift bodymaker at our Queens Road depot

Go North West operates over 160 buses from our Queens Road site in Manchester and are looking to recruit Skilled Shift Coachbuilder/Bodymaker. The successful candidate will join a team of dedicated engineers and should be proactive and willing to work independently.


Duties & Responsibilities

· To undertake the repair and maintenance of vehicle bodywork and to carry out routine bodywork inspections and servicing in accordance with company and manufacturers recommendations.

· To diagnose vehicle body faults and specify the correct method of repair within defined quality and cost parameters.

· To carry out collision and vandalism repairs on vehicle bodywork and structural components.

· Repair work arising from routine vehicle inspections, vehicle defect cards and annual MOT test preparations.

· To carry out painting of bodywork following repair.

· To undertake fibreglass repairs to bodywork.

· To record repairs for third party insurance recoveries.


Training & Qualifications

· Minimum level 3 NVQ standard or equivalent.

· Welding experience preferable.

· Must be in possession of a full car licence and willing to undertake PCV licence training if required.


Shift Pattern

· You will have a flexible approach to working as you will be required to work late shifts and alternate weekends

· Full time 38 hour weekly contract

· 4 day week over 7 shifts comprising of early and late duties


Pay & Benefits

· Competitive salary of circa £29,000 (£14.67 per hour)

· Annual Holiday Entitlements

· Company Pension Scheme

· Staff Travel Pass


For more information on how to apply, please send CV to: recruitment@gonorthwest.co.uk.

By post to: Recruitment, Go North West Depot, Boyle Street, Manchester, M8 8UT.

Closing date: 20th November 2020.