The Auto Body Technician will make repairs to metal, plastic, and fiberglass parts of automobiles.
Plans the repair work that is necessary for vehicles and equipment that comes into the shop.
Uses various tools such as cutting guns, plasma cutters, hydraulic jacks, hammers, and pliers to repair sections of a vehicle.
Hammers out dents, dimples, and other minor body damage if possible; mixes and applies filler resins to repair dents when other methods are not feasible.
Realigns chassis and frames to repair structural damage.
Removes damaged sections of vehicles and replaces with new or aftermarket parts.
Replaces or repairs glass and windshields as needed.
Replaces or repairs interior parts as needed.
Welds and otherwise attaches or fits parts into place.
Prepares and repaints vehicle with factory-specified paint or agreed-upon equivalent.
Completes work orders within time guidelines.
Ensures all work has been executed correctly by inspecting vehicles after repair.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Ability to read job orders and work with very little supervision.
Ability to work with other technicians within the shop.
Thorough understanding of methods and procedures to repair vehicle body.
Thorough understanding of how to use tools required for the trade.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Successful completion of technical school program OR a 3-year apprenticeship as an auto body technician.
Must be able to work safely in a noisy area with many odors present.
Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds at times.
Must be able to visually inspect vehicle damage in a variety of weather conditions.
Must be able to bend, stretch, kneel, and squat to perform repairs and inspections.
We are an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. Our company prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, housing status, and / or any other characteristic protected by law. We conform to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.
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