Autobody Repairer - NEW MIDWEST AUTO COLLISION INC.

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work Site Environment

  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Odours

Work Setting

  • In shop
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Willing to relocate

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Review damage report and estimates of repair cost and plan work to be performed
  • Clean and maintain work space
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Replace front end components body components doors and frame and underbody components
  • File grind and sand body surfaces to be repaired
  • Mask and tape auto body surfaces in preparation for painting
  • Hammer out dents buckles and defects using blocks and hammers
  • Remove damaged fenders panels and grills and bolt or weld replacement parts into place
  • Apply primers and repaint surfaces
  • Repair or replace interior components
  • Repair or replace damaged windows windshields and sunroofs
  • Inspect repaired vehicles and test drive vehicles for proper handling
  • Mix paint blend and match colors
  • Operate soldering equipment or use plastic filler to fill holes dents and seams
  • Straighten bent frames using frame and underbody pulling and anchoring equipment

Credentials

Certificates Licences Memberships and Courses 

  • Motor Vehicle Body Repairer Trade Certification
  • Motor Vehicle Body Repairer Red Seal Endorsement
  • Auto Body Repairer Trade Certification

Experience and Specialization

Area of Work Experience

  • Body components
  • Doors and frame
  • Frame straightening
  • Front end components
  • Interior components
  • Metal cutting
  • Paint spraying
  • Underbody components
  • Uni body machine
  • Welding

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending crouching kneeling

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player