Auto Body Technician

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

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Position Description



Aransas AutoPlex is looking is looking for a qualified Auto Body Tech to join our team. We are a high-performance Auto Dealership, looking for a high-performance candidate. If you're hard working and quality minded; this is an excellent opportunity to take your career to the next level. We are distinguished for our quality of work in both auto painting and body repairs.

Job Responsibilities:

• Complete dis-assembly of Vehicle
• Examine damaged vehicles and estimate repair costs.
• Ensure all needed repairs are identified
• Perform identified repairs in compliance with safety and quality standards
• Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fenders.
• Position dolly block against surface of dented area and beat opposite surface to remove dents, using hammer.
• Remove damaged fenders, panels, and grills, using wrenches and cutting torch.
• Bolt or weld replacement parts in position, using wrenches or welding equipment.
• Straighten bent automobile frames, using a pneumatic frame straightening machine.
• File, grind and sand repaired surfaces, using power tools and hand tools.
• Refinish repaired surface, using paint spray gun and sander.
• Aim headlights
• Repair or replace defective mechanical parts
• Complies with all laws and regulations pertaining to paint, thinners, and other hazardous materials. Reports any deviations to managements
• Understands, keeps abreast of, and complies with federal, state, and local regulations that affect body shop operations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know, etc.
• Operates all tools and equipment in a safe manner.

Job Requirements
• 2 years Collision Repair Industry Experience Preferred
• Must hold valid driver's license
• Team oriented, flexible and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
• Working knowledge of shop equipment
• Must be willing to submit to a background and drug check
• Previous experience as auto body technician required
• ICAR Certification preferred