Job Opportunity: Painter and Prepper

Job Opportunity: Painter and Prepper

The Company

Caterham Cars is the one of the UK’s most successful sports car manufacturers and has been selling the Seven since 1973. Over the decades Caterham have continued to refine and enhance the design, whilst always respecting the brilliance of Colin Chapman’s original lightweight formula. This is a unique opportunity to work for an iconic British motor company that is both manufacturer and retailer, and also a world leader in amateur motorsport racing.


The Role

We have 1 full time positions available: 1 x Painter & Prepper to join the enthusiastic and dynamic Production team at Caterham Cars.

 Not simply working in your normal bodyshop, this role will expose the successful applicants to a wide and varied range of work with our iconic product. The role will be based at our factory in Dartford, reporting into the Team Leader. You will be working as part of a small team however, you must be able to work under your own initiative. In these roles you will be responsible for carrying out the preparation, priming and painting to agreed timescales, to a high standard and in accordance with Caterhams specifications.



Competitive salary subject to experience and skill level. After a probationary period, there will be a range of benefits such as eligibility to join the Company Pension Scheme, DIS and staff purchase discounts.


Criteria guide

A relevant, Automotive OR Bodywork NVQ level 3 or City and Guilds

ATA Accredited

A full Driving Licence


Flexibility and willingness to work extra hours and weekends when required

A demonstrated ability to work as part of a team



If you wish to apply for this role please forward your up to date CV with a short covering letter to email subject should start Paintshop. Applicants will then be considered using their CV for a second stage application before interview. Please note, we cannot accept applications over the telephone. We are also unable to accept applications from agencies.