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BODY & PAINT TECHNICIAN

Posted: 09/11/2022

BODY & PAINT TECHNICIAN 
Monday - Friday 
6:00 am - 2:30 pm 
$17.00 per hour 
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
 
  • Perform body and parts repair and installation including, replacing panels, using bondo/body filler, sanding, aligning panels, body disassembly and reassembly.
  • Clean and inspect parts prior to body work and painting.
  • Ability to mix coatings, thinners, and catalyst to manufacturers specifications
  • Able to correct errors in application of all types of body repair.
  • Identify and understand the acceptable quality of finish.
  • Follow all procedures for a quality, lasting body repair.
  • Color sand and polish finished vehicle finishes.
  • Ensure parts and components are assembled per instructions for proper appearance and function.
  • Repair defects and report repetitive quality issues.
  • Research and develop information independently.
  • Read and interpret vehicle wiring diagrams, instructions, and manuals.
  • Ensure parts and components are assembled per instructions for proper appearance and function.
  • Repair defects and report repetitive quality issues.
  • Keep all work areas, vehicles, and equipment “Neat, Clean and Organized” at all times.
  • Function with a minimal or no supervision.
  • Research and develop information independently.
  • Follow and/or set work priorities to meet production goals as scheduled.
  • Meet safety and QA/QC standards for all tasks.
  • Familiar with Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan.
  • Follow spill response procedures and evacuation routes.
  • Will be required to climb on vehicles and be required to wear fall protection.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
 
OTHER DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES  
 
  • Effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.
  • Ensure that hazardous materials are handled appropriately and placed into the proper containers.
  • Ensure that recyclable material is handled appropriately and placed into the proper containers.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
  • Attend training in Hazardous Materials Handling Operations with an annual refresher course.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
 
JOB REQUIREMENTS 
 
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Vocational School a plus.
  • ASE, EVT, AWS and or I-CAR certifications a plus.
  • Valid Class C drives license and inability driver larger emergency vehicles.
  • One year experience in aircraft, automotive, emergency vehicle or other transportation-based manufacturing as component repair technician or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend, understand instructions, and verbally communicate simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English.
  • Ability to read and use English and Metric measuring devices.
  • Ability to recognize quality expected and be able to reproduce it.
  • Ability to read and interpret shop orders, wiring diagrams and schematics.
  • Excellent internal and external customer service skills.
  • Must be able to differentiate between color shades.
  • Familiar with use of PC based computer including Outlook.
  • Ability to determine the proper surface condition for acceptance of paint and repair.
  • Must be able to retain information taught regarding chemicals and related items and the proper usage of the same.
  • Ability mix paints, primers, Bondo and other paint and body products.
  • Possess basic electrical and mechanical ability.
  • Fundamental use of various pneumatic tools, shop equipment and power tools.
  • Proficient with use of PC based computer including Outlook.
  • Ability to use basic mathematics.
  • Must have knowledge of OSHA, TCEQ and EPA standards as it relates to body and paint shop operations
 

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