Employer links/ careers


The department works with many industry employers, including local company Elder and Paton, an independent bodyshop well-known for its high quality of repair processes, and ideal for students to learn skills and gain experience towards their future career. www.bodyrepairscotland.co.uk

Careers in Automotive Engineering may include:

  • Glazing Technician
  • Motor Vehicle Technician
  • Motorcycle Technician
  • Tyre or Exhaust Fitter
  • Vehicle Body Repairer
  • Vehicle Breakdown Engineer
  • Vehicle Parts Advisor
  • Vehicle Spray Painter