Experienced Paint Sprayer

Paint Shop

Salary: £30k p/a

Location: Mells, Somerset

Type: Permanent

Closing Date:

Would you like to be a part of Arkonik - The world’s leading custom Land Rover Defender specialists? Arkonik has been established for over a decade with production facilities in the UK and North America.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Paint Sprayer to join Arkonik HQ. This is a role where you will be immersed in all aspects of paint preparation and finishing on our classic Land Rovers. On offer is a permanent role that pays a competitive salary, company pension & 28 days holiday.

Key responsibilities

  • Inspect and clean all panels prior to painting
  • Spray complete vehicles, panels and components to an exceptional standard
  • Ability to spray using solvent-based paint
  • Ability to blend, fade and clear coat
  • Able to perform a smart repair
  • Wet flat and polish to a high standard
  • Complying within Health and Safety regulations and ensure cleanliness and tidiness at all times
  • Eager to progress within role and take on more responsibility
  • Other ad hoc jobs as requested
  • Complete tasks by deadlines set.

    Ideal candidate

    • Previous automotive experience essential, however knowledge of Land Rovers is not essential
    • Takes pride in their work, constantly seeking perfection and with a high level of attention to detail required
    • Has at least 5 years experience within a similar role
    • Can work as part of a team or on own initiative without supervision
    • Reliable, punctual and highly motivated
    • Own transport essential due to rural location
    • GCSE Grade C+ in English and Maths.

    What you’ll get in return for your talents

    In return, Arkonik has some very competitive benefits. You’ll not only be rewarded with a competitive salary but you will receive 28 days holiday and the opportunity to join our company pension scheme. Alongside the financials, you’ll get to work in a collaborative workspace in a rural setting. Work with some genuinely talented minds and be part of the continued development and expansion of our global company. Excellent training and progression opportunities are available for the right applicant.

    What next…

    To apply for this role, please send us your current CV along with a covering letter using the form below.



    Closing date for applications is 28 February 2023

    What’s next?

    Please apply by filling in the form below and upload an up to date CV to be considered for this role.

    These fields are mandatory. By submitting this form, the data provided will be used to perform your request according to our Privacy Policy.

    We value your privacy

    We use Cookies to make using our website easy and meaningful for you, and to better understand how it is used by our customers. By using our website, you are agreeing to our privacy policy.

    I agree