Auto Body Technician

Company: Chrysler Dealer ( Learn More )

General Information
US-WI-Eau Claire
N/A
Not Specified
Full-Time
At least 2 year(s)
Not Specified
False
False
Job Description Auto Body Technician / Automobile Body Technician / Body Tech

The Automobile Body Technician repairs damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles in accordance with factory and dealership specifications, using hand tools and power tools. Chrysler dealer service centers departments are clean, safe and state-of-the-art. The jobs are challenging and extensive training is available to those who are career focused.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE:  

  • Examine damaged vehicles and estimate repair costs.
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fenders.
  • Fill depressions with body filler.
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels
  • Bolt or weld replacement parts in position, using wrenches or welding equipment.
  • Straighten bent automobile frames.
  • File, grind, and sand repaired surfaces.
  • Refinish repaired surface.
  • Aim headlights, align wheels and bleed the hydraulic brake system.
  • Paint surfaces after performing body repairs.
  • Repair or replace defective mechanical parts
  • Job Requirements

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Two years of experience as a vehicle body repairer or apprentice. 

    • Working knowledge of all aspects of repairs for damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles. 

    • Valid driver's license. 

    • Ability to interpret vendor catalogs