Engineering Advanced Body Technician


Job Details


Walsall Garage - Engineering

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£16.50 - £18.50 per hour

Closing Date

31/07/2022 22:45

Join us on the Journey...

Are you an experienced coach builder or fabricator? If so, we have fantastic opportunities within our Engineering team, for skilled body technicians who have a real passion to develop and apply their skills.

We are looking for great bodymakers to repair all levels of body damage, from minor body rectification right through to major accident repairs. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to work with our dedicated and highly skilled team of engineers on a range of vehicles, including both electric and hydrogen!

We are also in the process of introducing a world-class digital workshop system that will provide the team with more data and insight about our vehicles, maintenance and inventory status. You will be part of our inclusive team who work behind the scenes to deliver our vehicles reliably and safely to our customers - helping keep our local communities connected.

What you will need:

  • City & Guilds or NVQ Level 3 in Body Repair or equivalent
  • Ideally a minimum of 3 years experience of working in a vehicle maintenance environment.
  • A Full CAT D PCV licence or willingness to work towards. 
  • A passion for continuous improvement and personal development.

What we offer:

  • £16.50-£18.50 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications
  • Guaranteed 42 hrs per week including paid breaks with overtime available 
  • A company pension 
  • Life Assurance
  • 25 days paid annual leave (pro rata depending on shift patterns)
  • Company Sick Pay after 1 years service
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • A free National Express West Midlands bus pass for you and your partner
  • Free nationwide National Express coach travel for you and 50% discount for friends and family
  • Exclusive benefits and savings from thousands of the UK's largest retailers and service providers
  • Access to our award-winning Health Bus; providing free and accessible health checks
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme which includes free counselling and further support to aid your health and wellbeing
  • An opportunity to take part in our Cycle2Work scheme
  • A warm invite to join the National Express Sports and Social Club

Things to note...

At National Express we are really proud of our Health and Safety record. Part of our requirements is that we operate a Drugs & Alcohol Policy. As part of the initial assessment we complete drug and alcohol testing, and you may be subject to random tests during your employment.



Your place in our world

Engineering Manager
Engineering Advanced Body Technician