Body Tech Helper / Collision Apprentice
Company: AutoNation, Inc.
Posted on: May 3, 2021
BMW of Encinitas
The Collision / Body Tech Repair Trainee is responsible for
preparing repaired vehicles for refinishing and assisting painters
with their work.
Who Would I Interact With?
This position interacts daily with Customers, Technicians, Parts
Associates, Cashiers, Sales Associates and Managers, just to name a
What are the day-to-day responsibilities?
- Performs body and fender repairs, as outlined on repair or work
order, with direction from Metal Technician. (If certified in
welding operations, will perform welding, soldering, body alignment
and oxidizing operations.
- Communicates effectively with the Metal Technician, Paint
Technician and other Collision Center
- Operate all equipment in Collision Center in safe and
productive manner, and follows AutoNation's Safety Standards for
the use of personal protective equipment (safety glasses, gloves,
hearing protection) while working on the production floor.
- Uses basic mathematical skills to solve simple equations for
mixing chemicals and determining vehicle structural measurements,
as directed by supervisor.
- Understands and follows federal, state and local regulations
with respect to disposal of hazardous waste.
- Actively participates in additional training classes, i.e.,
- Demonstrates behaviors consistent with the Company's Vision,
Mission, and Values in all interactions with customers, co-workers
- Adheres to all company policies, procedures and safety
What are the requirements for this job?
- High School diploma or equivalent
- Ability to comprehend and read instructions
- Working knowledge of all aspects of repairs for damaged body
parts and bodies of vehicles.
- Must have a valid drivers license
- Ability to interpret vendor catalogs
- Ability to operate an automobile
AutoNation is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free
As America's largest and most recognized automotive retailer,
AutoNation is transforming the automotive industry through its bold
leadership, innovation, and comprehensive brand extensions. We are
committed to hiring driven, diverse Associates and supporting them
in growing their career within AutoNation. We offer paid training,
competitive pay & benefits and a culture that believes in investing
in our Associates' professional futures. With over 315 locations
from coast to coast, AutoNation has an opportunity for you. We've
sold over 13 million vehicles, the first automotive retailer to
reach this milestone. Our success is driven by our commitment to
delivering a peerless Customer experience through customer-focused
sales and service processes. We believe deeply in giving back, and
every car we sell helps to raise cancer research and treatment
awareness with a Pink Plate. We have proudly raised over $25
million dollars to drive out cancer, create awareness, and support
Join us as we pave the way to moving our company, our
communities and our industry forward. Apply today at a location
near you or wherever you dream the road will take you.
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