Container Repairer, Painter and Finisher


Location: Southampton

Job Type: Full time


Our commitment to you, once you join our team, is to foster growth and provide developmental opportunities to ensure you reach your utmost potential.

We are currently recruiting for Container Repairer, Painter and Finisher to join our Container Conversion Team in Southampton. This is a full-time, permanent position with basic week of 40 hours (Monday - Friday).

Appropriate equipment, including PPE will be provided to the successful candidate.

Key responsibilities

  • Ensure containers are prepared to a high standard in line with requirements in a timely manner.
  • Perform final inspection of finished containers, ensuring all requirements have been fulfilled on the job prior to container leaving the workshop.
  • Pressure washing of containers.
  • Minor repairs of containers.
  • Effective and appropriate use of tools/equipment in the correct manner, including but not limited to hand held power tools and pressure washers.
  • Maintain high standards of good housekeeping, with particular attention to the working area – equipment/tools stored in relevant areas, sweeping and picking up any rubbish especially nails or sharp objects
  • Maintain health and safety standards within your own working area and looking out for colleagues, always wear relevant PPE and ensure others are.
  • Ensure data sheets and risk assessments are adhered to raise any concerns or issues accordingly to line manager or the H&S manager.
  • Recording workload output for department reports.

Key requirements

  • Ability to perform tasks of a physical nature.
  • Flexible to work outside normal business hours and overtime when needed.
  • Basic understanding of DIY.
  • Ability to work in an outdoor setting.
  • Ability to work well in a busy environment.
  • A mature approach to H&S requirements.
  • A strong team player.
  • Attention to details.
  • Ability to learn new skills using general workshop tools.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with your manager/supervisor, understand requirements, and give accurate information as required.

In return you will receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • Weekly pay
  • Overtime payment at time and a half after 8 hours.
  • 20 days of annual leave increasing up to 28 days with the length of service (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Car benefit
  • Regular training

Please be advised that successful appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

We are looking for the most committed and reliable individuals who possess the knowledge, skills and experience needed for their roles.

In return we can offer competitive pay, excellent benefits, a competitive pension scheme and a rewarding career in an award-winning team

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