Job Title
Paint Sprayer - Night Shift - FTC
Ref #
Date posted
Friday, November 10, 2023
United Kingdom
Business area
Paint Direct
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Fixed Term Contract
6 Months
Working pattern
Blue Shift 40 hours
Dependent on experience

No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role
The role will operate under a 6 month fixed term contract and involve night shift responsibilities, is an integral part of a small, multifunctional team, with direct reporting to a Pain Team Leader. Encouraging active participation in enhancing team performance, the position focuses on improvements in quality, cost control, productivity and safety. A flexible approach to working hours is essential, including the possibility of shifts and weekend work.
Principal Accountabilities

Understand and follow detailed work instructions relating to the painting of vehicles.Ensure that all station operations on each vehicle are completed to the required quality standard.Ensure that all operations are completed to the required timescale.Work as part of a team on the definition and solution of problems that may be affecting the quality, cost or productivity of the vehicles being produced.Attend the workplace on a regular and timely basis, informing the team leader of any lateness or unplanned absence in a timely manner.Ensure the work area is clean, tidy and orderly at all times in line with brand expectations.Maintain a neat and orderly appearance within the workplace, using the uniform/ clothing provided.Maintain a safe working environment for yourself and other team members, participating in safety activities as requested.Participate in continuous improvement activities as requested.Understand and adhere to the McLaren Values and help grow the Automotive Brand.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Previous Automotive Paint Spaying experience is highly desirable
  • No formal qualifications are necessary; however a foundation in engineering and/or experience within automotive or manufacturing would be a distinct advantage.
  • For some positions, specific skills may be required e.g. Composite lay-up & reparation, diagnostics, mechanical vehicle repair, bare metal repair, etc.
  • Prior experience of working as part of a team is desirable.
  • Prior experience of working to timescales would be advantageous.
  • Quality focused with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to follow processes set in place.
Personal Attributes
  • The candidate must take great pride in their work and have a process driven work ethic.
  • The candidate will be quality focused, punctual, willing to learn and conscientious.
  • The candidate must be extremely trust worthy and works effectively as part of a team.
  • Needs to have commitment and drive to succeed.
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively within the organisation.
  • Perform in an environment of continuous improvement.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • The candidate must be enthusiastic, self motivated and reliable.