Body Shop Technician
Posted on Jan 14, 2019 by Napleton's Northlake Kia
Our group also has rental car facilities, body shops, and a real estate portfolio located throughout the nation.
New car franchises include Hyundai, KIA, Honda, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Mitsubishi, Mazda, Nissan, Toyota, Infiniti, Porsche, Aston Martin, VW, Lexus and Acura. Napleton Automotive Group employs over 3,000 people and ranks as top Automotive Group in Illinois.
We are also ranked 36 out of the top 150 automotive groups in the U.S. for 2016 based on new car volume!!
The technician repairs, refinishes damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles in accordance with factory and dealership specifications, using hand tools, power tools, and spray painting equipment. Technician will also do dealer prep work.
* Stay up to date on the latest repair methods and techniques for the vehicles sold and serviced by the dealership
* Perform all body and fender repairs according to estimate and supplement as necessary
* Perform work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy
* Perform welding, soldering, body alignment and oxidizing operations
* Diagnose the cause of malfunction and perform needed repair
* Communicate with parts department to obtain needed parts
* Examine vehicle to determine if additional safety or service work is required
* Advise Body Shop Manager if additional work is needed
* Use basic mathematical skills to solve simple equations for mixing chemicals
* Follow factory and dealership procedures when performing warranty work
* Save and tag all warranty parts for storage
* Is familiar with the latest technical bulletins, service manuals and other service publications
* Attend factory sponsored training classes and keeps abreast of factory technical bulletins
* Operate all equipment in Body Shop in a safe and productive manner
* Maintain his stall in an orderly and clean manner
* Use discretion in using company materials and supplies
* Light painting, if deemed qualified and necessary by the Manager
* Ensure customer's cars are kept clean
* Document all work performed as soon as the job is completed
* Understands and follow federal, state and local regulations, such as the disposal of hazardous waste
* Will secure permission from management and write up an RO before doing any work on personal vehicle Category: Automotive , Keywords: Automotive Body Repairer