Now Hiring: Auto Body Refinish Technician

Details

  • Location: All Locations, MO
  • Industry: Automotive Repair and Maintenance
  • Category: 49-3021 Automotive Body and Related Repairers
  • Hours: Full-time, 40
  • Salary: $Inquire

Description

The Paint Technician is responsible for all mask, prep and paint work. This includes overseeing all personnel in the paint department. They must be will organized and maintain a positive attitude at all times with quality at the top of the list. The Paint Technician is responsible for maintaining a minimum standard of profitability/gross profit. They must maintain a positive attitude and cooperate with managers and fellow employees in a positive spirit of teamwork. They must also practice our core values in all that they do: Honesty and Integrity, Teamwork and Profit Focus.

Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities (include but not limited to the following):

  • Be guided by manufacturer’s recommended procedures and in accordance with OSHA/EPA
  • Maintain clean, orderly and professional production area throughout the work day
  • Maintain tools and equipment within department
  • Ensuring the paint work is of our highest quality and followed by staff
  • Perform quality checks on metal work prior to beginning refinish process
  • Solving paint problems
  • Taking responsibility for quality, efficient use of materials, energy, maintenance and clean up
  • Validate color match and spray outs to be performed on all colors before panels are “jambed”
  • Manage preparation and application of all primers and sealers
  • Checking final masking for alignment and tight fit
  • Staying current on all technical innovations
  • Maintenance of spray booth – keeping it in a clean working order
  • Responsible for all operations assigned and listed on the repair plan
  • Maintain a copy of repair plan in the vehicle
  • Immediately notifying A+ Repair Planner of supplemental needs, if necessary
  • Strive to maintain target date in accordance to customer’s expectations
  • Participate in shop and company meetings
  • Check all parts for proper fit and correctness. Immediately notify the A+ Repair Planner of any discrepancies
  • Immediately notify the A+ Repair Planner of any vehicles that will not meet the target delivery date
  • Rework any paint issue that does not meet our or the customer’s standards
  • Insure ALL spray operations are complete, masking is removed and ALL paint related disassembly is reassembled prior to metal shop re-assembly
  • Metal strainers to be used during the mixing of paint
  • Perform quality check after paint
  • Attend I-CAR classes when required

Educational Requirements

High School/Technical School

Experience Requirements

5+ years for a Journeyman

0-3 years for an apprentice

Desired Skills

  • Strong Winning Attitude!
  • Ability to work with computers
  • Good track record with previous employers
  • Quality of Refinish
  • Positive and cooperative
  • Team player
  • Ability to provide references upon request

Benefits

Top Notch Benefits Package:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match up to 5% of weekly gross – employee up to IRS max.
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Wellness Program (gym reimbursement up to $250/yr.)