Automotive Body Technician
A body repair technician is able to repair damaged vehicles and back to pre-loss condition, using the latest OEM repair methods and tools
- Thoroughly examine the vehicle damages
- Return the vehicle back to factory specifications
- Remove vehicle trim to gain access to vehicle body
- Can properly pull and fill depressions with body filler and insure a quality repair
- Able to remove damaged parts using power tools and cutting torch
- Bolt or weld replacement parts in position using the proper power tools and welding equipment
- Straighten bent automobile frames using frame rack and measuring system
- File, grind and sand repaired surfaces, using power tools and hand tools
- Aim headlights
- Replace bolts/clips on panels and align properly
- Make cosmetic repairs
- Perform other duties as assigned by management
- Use special equipment to restore damaged metal frames and body sections back to original specifications
- Able to develop appropriate and efficient methods for each job
- 1-4 years body shop experience strongly preferred.
- Effective communication (written and verbal).
- Ability to work in a high performance, self-paced team environment.
- Ability to adapt to and work effectively within a constantly changing environment.
- Excellent problem solving skills.
- Customer Focus
- Energy Level
- Product Knowledge
- Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time
- Ability to perform repetitive tasks
- Vision abilities required include close, distance and depth perception