car paint technician

Car Paint Technician

Following the completion and official launch of our state of the art motor vehicle accident repair centre, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Car Paint Technician to join our team.

If you have passion and determination to carry out excellent levels of workmanship and are looking to join an award-winning Company with a strong reputation for quality and innovation using the latest in vehicle refinish technology, then this could be the opportunity for you.

You must be able to work within a team with minimum supervision and express a keen interest in the motor industry, have the ability to work to manufacturer methods along with expressing good attention to detail.

Working as part of the team in our new purpose built car repair shop, you’ll take great pride in restoring damaged vehicles to their former glory while following manufacturer guidelines and company procedures.

About us

Gray & Adams is the UK market-leader in the manufacture of specialist temperature controlled and bespoke vehicles. Founded in 1957, we are a long-established, family-owned business. As we enter our 65th year in business, we are recognised as pioneers of innovation in the refrigerated transport industry, recently winning the “Family Business” and “Business of the year 2022” awards at the “Northern Star Business Awards 2022” and taking “63rd place” in the insiders Top 500 Scottish Companies list. These achievements are a credit to our expert teams who have been the key to our success, designing and building exceptional products that are well engineered and of a supreme build quality. Our customers are at the core of everything we do, and this commitment has facilitated our success and growth. Our team works incredibly hard and their dedication to staying innovative and always looking for a better way, is integral to the considerable success and growth we have achieved together.

We strongly believe in investing in our people and provide training and development opportunities to help our employees progress their future and careers. In addition to dedicated in-house training, we offer the chance to work in a dynamic environment where we continue to work together as a family.


Key Job Requirements as Paint Technician:

  • Assessment and preparation of vehicles to prepare for painting
  • Spray painting vehicles using the latest paint techniques and equipment
  • Working to the highest standards ensuring quality of work meets customer expectation
  • Carry out all work tasks in a safe and responsible manner and adhere to company health and safety policies
  • Contribute with the delivery of the departments production plan through operating in the manner trained to fulfil the allocated times given
  • Report any issues with allocated times or issues which may disrupt the plan
  • Identify and report any actual or potential health and safety related issues
  • Clean and maintain all equipment and work area


Skills We Think Will Help You Succeed In this Role:

  • Must be able to work within a team and with minimum supervision
  • Work as part of a dynamic spray painting team to deliver excellent finish and results
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills


Essential or Desirable experience – If you’ve got it, we want it!

  • Experience in a fast moving vehicle paint shop/accident repair shop – Essential
  • Demonstrate a sound up-to-date knowledge of spray paint technology and mixing -Essential
  • Produce high standard of workmanship – Essential
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment – Desirable
  • Previous experience in a high-volume work output – Essential


Sound good? Keep on reading and apply today! What You Will Receive from Us!

  • 33 Days Holiday per annum (28 days average holiday pay & 5 days basic pay)
  • Excellent rates of pay + overtime opportunities
  • Group contributory pension scheme
  • Career development opportunities
  • Health and Wellbeing Support
  • Full company PPE Provided


So… What happens next?

Like the sound of this position? Once applied, our Recruitment Team will review your CV. If suitable, your CV will be sent to the hiring manager for further review. If we like what we see a member of the team will contact you to invite you for interview.

Please note we can only accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without Sponsorship. Verification of your Right to Work in the UK should be included with your application.

CV Submission

Please send your CV via email or post to:

Gray & Adams,

South Road,


AB43 9HU

Application Resources

Please return your application PDF via email or post.
Or choose to complete the application online.