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Full Job Description

Baylis Accident Repair Centre is a branch of the £100M turnover company Baylis Vauxhall. We operate in 12 locations in Gloucestershire and neighbouring counties, two of which are bodyshops.

We are looking for a fully qualified Panel Technician to join our very busy team located off Bristol Road in Gloucester.

Full time hours are available but we will happily consider part time hours.

You will ideally be qualified to ATA level and be willing to work with quality and efficiency in mind at our busy BSI 10125:2014+A1:2016 and Insurance/Manufacturer approved bodyshop.

Candidates should ideally hold an ATA/IMI Senior Panel qualification with a minimum of 2 years experience within the body repair industry. However, individuals who can demonstrate the requisite competencies will also be considered. Applicants must hold a full Driving licence. Experience in Jig work, Miracle Pull repair systems and Plastic repair systems an advantage.

The role includes repair, removal and replacement of both structural and cosmetic body panels and bumpers.

We offer an excellent remuneration and benefits package that includes 23 days holiday rising to 26 days (plus bank holidays), company pension and a company healthcare scheme.

So if you have the qualifications combined with enthusiasm and commitment, you could be just the person we are looking for.

Job Description:

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Carry out vehicle body repairs to acceptable and safe standards to achieve total customer satisfaction
  • Ensure displaced parts are kept in the correct areas
  • Achieve target repair times, where possible, as notified
  • Ensure all quality control paperwork is completed correctly to BS 10125 standard
  • Report additional damage or faults requiring repair to the correct personnel
  • Request extra parts, ensuring the documentation is signed off by an estimator
  • Check reserves of workshop consumables and report any shortages to the workshop controller
  • Keep up to date with technical changes enhancing personal competence in the job
  • Maintain personal and Company tools and equipment to the recommended manufacturer standard
  • Maintain work bays and spray booths in a satisfactory, clean and tidy condition on a daily basis
  • Comply with any reasonable request to work overtime during busier periods
  • Assisting in the training of apprentices/trainees as necessary
  • Carry out any other reasonable request of the workshop controller/bodyshop manger

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £40,000.00 per year


  • Additional leave
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Referral programme
  • Store discount
  • Wellness programme


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme


  • Panel Technician in a bodyshop: 1 year (preferred)


  • ATA Qualification (preferred)

Employee Benefits

At Baylis, we’re committed to providing great rewards to the people who drive our success. Whether it’s taking care of your health, providing for your future or making sure your needs are met, The below Baylis benefits are available to all staff:

Up to to 34 days paid holiday inc bank holidays (standard 23 days, plus Bank hols plus 1 day after each 5 years worked)
Excellent pay package
Company Pension Contribution
Large modern workshop (23,000 sq feet)
Free MOT and 50% Discount on Services
New & used car staff offers
Death in service Benefit
Free eye test, dental & therapy treatments
Up to £25,000 personal accident benefit
Online discounts at many popular shops

Ref: SFMT-glos

Working Hours 40 Hours Per Week
Location Bodyshop and Accident Repair Centre in Gloucester
Salary Up to £40k OTE
Closing Date 31/12/2022
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