Job Summary

PTL Group are seeking 6 Spray Painters / Automotive technicians to be based at 2 of our client's Workshops in Sydney.


  • This position is workshop based and you will be required to work a 5-5.5 day week and this will be day shift only initially.


  • Previous experience as an Automotive Panel Beater (with Spray Painting abilities)
  • Previous experience in a UK / Irish Panel Beater
  • First-rate approach to safety
  • Physically fit
  • Ability to pass a Drug & Alcohol screen
  • Hold a City & Guilds, ICAT, FETAC Or NVQ in Panel Beating


Whilst our client's preference would be to hire either locally based Australian or New Zealand Citizens, or those International Candidates already holding a Permanent Residency Visa, our client additionally is a registered sponsor of International Workers under the 482 Visa(TSS) Program.

If you would like to be considered under a 482 Sponsorship you will require the following under Department of Home Affairs Immigration Requiments: -

  • Hold a Recognised International Trade Qualification in Panel Beating (Red Seal, City and Guilds, FETAC etc). Spraypainting experience alone unfortunately will not qualify for a TSS Visa in Sydney or any other urban area.
  • To Hold, or be able to pass a Cert III Trade Assessment (Vetassess or other recognised body) for the Visa application
  • Hold an IELTS English Test Certificate (5.0 Minimum in all 4 sections), or be a citizen of UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, or New Zealand
  • Be in a financial position to support your application, and associated costs
  • Be able to move to Australia as soon as your Visa is granted (preferred)


PTL Recruitment initially started in Australia in 1996, to service specialty needs of clients and candidates within the Healthcare industry within Australia. Since this time our focus has shifted, we have continued to evolve and now have specialist consultants sourcing and placing candidates worldwide in the areas of Engineering and major projects in Mining and Oil & Gas, Procurement, Commercial Construction, Office support, Senior Appointments, Healthcare, Legal, Mining and Oil & Gas Operations and Exploration. We have also added a “Trades” division providing permanent placement staff internationally, and most especially the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Australia. With support from our UK office, we are able to provide a comprehensive recruitment service across all sectors 24 hours a day.

We have an extensive database of candidates, including Australia, UK, USA, Canada, U.A.E, Kuwait, former C.I.S, South Africa, Asia, with access to possibly the most comprehensive recruitment database of over 77,000 engineers throughout all disciplines. This database allows PTL Recruitment to track candidate careers long term, providing excellent network connections for complex assignments.



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