Coachbuilder / Vehicle Bodybuilder


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Bluetownonline Ltd
£40,000 - £49,999
Engineering Consultancy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Coachbuilder / Vehicle Bodybuilder

Location: Feltham, TW14 0XJ

Salary: Up to £40k pa DOE

Job type: Full-time, Permanent, Monday to Friday, 8 am - 6 pm (1-hour break), and alternate Saturdays, 8 am - 4 pm (30-minute paid lunch)

Are you ready to build the future of commercial vehicles?

As our Coachbuilder, you'll be the architect behind the scenes, bringing our clients' dream vehicles to life.

If you're passionate about crafting bespoke vehicle bodies and have an eye for technical detail, we want you on our team! We're searching for a Coachbuilder / Vehicle Bodybuilder to join our friendly workshop, where we're all about turning visions into reality.

Your Role:

As our Coachbuilder, you'll be the architect behind the scenes, bringing our clients' dream vehicles to life. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Reading and understanding technical drawings.
  • Fabricating sections and components from materials such as sheet metal, wood, and fiberglass.
  • Fitting and assembling components using hand and portable power tools like drills, riveters, and welding apparatus.
  • Mastering the art of welding, riveting, drilling, cutting, bolting, and fixing materials to craft finished products.
  • Installing components and trim, including door handles, locks, and hinges.
  • Collaborating within a team to create complete vehicle bodies to the highest standard, both inside and out.
  • Delving into basic auto electrical work, from installing lights to attaching tail lifts to vehicles (training provided if needed).

About You:

We're looking for someone who is:

  • Reliable with excellent time management skills.
  • A team player who can also manage individual workloads effectively.
  • Competent in steel welding, with desirable experience in aluminium welding.
  • Adaptable, with experience in fabricating and/or welding and a willingness to learn the art of bodybuilding (essential).
  • Experience in commercial vehicle body building is a plus, including work with various materials such as timber, GRP, and metal.

If you're a Fabricator, Welder, or Vehicle Mechanic/Technician open to adapting your skills to the world of bodybuilding, this is a golden opportunity for you. We'll provide in-house training and guidance, so you can become a master craftsman.


Your hard work and dedication will be rewarded with:

  • A competitive salary that reflects your expertise and effort.
  • A warm welcome with a £1,000 joining bonus.
  • An additional £100 bonus every month for your stellar attendance.
  • 28 days of annual leave per year (including bank holidays and a Christmas break).
  • Access to the NEST pension scheme.
  • A cosy onsite tearoom with complimentary tea and coffee.
  • Friday treats, from cakes to sweets and biscuits - because we know how to sweeten the deal.
  • Uniform and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) provided.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Extensive training and growth opportunities for the right candidate.

Are you ready to make your mark in the world of commercial vehicle bodybuilding? Apply now and let's build the future together!

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV for this role.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Vehicle Prep, Bodyshop Technician, Bodyshop, MET Technician, Fitters, Vehicle Body Repair Technician, Bodyshop MET Technician, Bodyshop Operative and Vehicle Assembler, Vehicle Body Builder, Welder, Welding Operative may also be considered for this role. Please refrain from applying if you do not have the right to work in the UK, unfortunately we do not sponsor Visa's at this time and you will not be considered for this role.

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