Folkestone KAP Vacancies

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Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester

KAP Folkestone

We are currently looking for an experienced Vehicle Technician / MOT tester to join our Folkestone branch on a full-time basis.

The desired candidate will possess the skills and experience to carry out all aspects of light vehicle maintenance including light and heavier engine work.

The ideal Vehicle Technician / MOT Tester must possess:
• NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent / Time Served Experience
• A valid class 4 and 7 MOT testing licence (required)
• A Full UK driving licence (you will be subject to licence checks)
• Experience in a professional workshop environment
• A good approach to customer service 

If you feel you are the ideal candidate for this role please email Steve Langley to

Experienced Motor Trade Parts Adviser

KAP Folkestone

At KAP, we always strive to provide our customers with the best customer service around. Our staff is knowledgeable about all our cars and services - we are looking for a passionate individual to join this team to be a friendly expert to our customers. 

Duties will include:
• Responsible for seeing all parts into department, allocating parts to correct bins and sending back exchanged/unwanted parts accordingly
• Logging stock onto computerised system, amending existing records and archiving/retrieving aged data
• Liaising with customers daily via telephone and serving both retail and trade counters
• Receiving and processing all returns, liaising with manufactures to resolve queries on faulty goods and arranging full credit accounts
• Preparing customer orders for next day delivery, picking and packing orders to ensure all customer deadlines are met 
• Dealing with customer quires, advising on availability/costing of parts and resolving problems/complaints in a professional and courteous manner
• Checking off deliveries against invoices and liaising with manufactures in regards to deliveries
• Obtaining and maintaining new and existing trade customers using in-house database
• Generating new business by contacting existing/potential customers and informing them of service available

If you feel you are the ideal candidate for this role please email Steve Langley to


KAP Folkestone

We are a looking for an Technician at our Folkestone branch

You will be a trained technician and willing to work as a team, wages will be dependent on experience, please contact us for further information or to arrange an interview.


Vehicle Paint Sprayer

Are you a paint sprayer looking for a new challenge ?

KAP is a family run business that has been trading for over 65 years. We strive for the very best in customer service and repair quality, and like all family run businesses have the customer at the forefront of our minds at all times.

We have a vast amount of experience within our workshop/bodyshop and we operate using state of the art technology meaning we take on all sorts of repairs, on all makes of vehicles, meaning no Folkestone/ Kent resident needs to look elsewhere, and no one day is the same.

So this is your opportunity to join us.

Responsibilities and Duties of our Paint Sprayers:

  • Produce high quality work

  • Up to date knowledge of paint spraying techniques

  • Strong Team Player

  • Self Motivation

Qualifications & Skill of our Paint Sprayers

  • You will have gained a recognised qualifcation as a Vehicle Paint Sprayer such as a City Guilds or equivalent.

  • You must have previous experience working as a Paint Sprayer within a body shop

Benefits for Paint Sprayers

  • Competitive Salary

  • Monthly bonus scheme

  • 20 days holiday in first year, 22 days thereafter, plus bank holidays

  • Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme

Reference ID: Painter

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £12.50-£14.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Bonus scheme


  • Company pension


  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday


  • Vehicle paint spraying: 4 years (Required)


  • Driving (Preferred)



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Why Choose Us?

At KAP Motor Group we stock a huge range of new and used vehicles at branches all over the South East in Folkestone and Brighton. If you’re after a garage with every capability of a large nationwide chain but with the passion and care for customers you receive from a family run business, KAP was made for you! Founded as a Panel Beaters by Dennis Furneaux over 70 years ago, it has continued to grow whilst keeping true to its key beliefs. Now being run by his son Garry their aim is still to:

“Provide a level of service that will ensure you will return again and again, bringing your friends along too."

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