Fleetline scouts future talent

Fleetline Coachworks is hosting an AutoRaise Industry Showcase Event at its high-tech repair facility in Croydon on Wednesday 12 July from 5:30-9:30pm.

The open evening will see Fleetline’s team involved in welcoming potential apprentices to what could be their first experience of the bodyshop world. The senior management, team leaders and technicians will get ‘hands-on’ with live demonstrations, sharing technical information and proving a neat, insider’s view of bodyshop repair processes.

Interest from local schools and colleges has been promising with many have said they have been looking for this sort of event to introduce career options to young people.

‘It’s vital we showcase the industry and the career opportunities,’ said Fleetline’s Steve Harris. ‘We have a new shop, with huge investment of latest and ground breaking technology, equipment and processes. The need to attract a larger number of high calibre individuals and enthuse them about the possibility of an extremely rewarding career within the industry is key to our future success as a sector. This is about promoting the many varied career opportunities, not just for ourselves but the industry as a whole.’

To support Fleetline’s ambitious future growth plans the business is aiming invest in three or four apprentices each year.