Autobody Technician - Collision - CSN CBs Auto Tech

Date Posted: Nov 01, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Work site environment

  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Odours

Work setting

  • In shop
  • 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

Apprenticeship training

  • Level three apprenticeship training

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

  • Bondable

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Overtime required
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Wellness program