OverviewAuto Body Technician in Edmonton, AB
Global Recruiter Ltd.
Branch Edmonton AB CA
Auto Body Technician
Job Category: Skilled Trade Department/Group: Automotive Location: Edmonton Travel Required: No Level/Pay… and/or replace automotive glass. The technician may…
Job Category: Skilled Trade
Travel Required: No
Level/Pay Range: $25 CAD
Position Type: 3 Months
Will Train Applicant(s): No
Our Client is looking for Auto Body Technicians (for a three month period) who will be responsible for carrying out motor vehicle body repair and restore damaged motor vehicle body parts and interior finishing; repaint body surfaces; and repair and/or replace automotive glass. The technician may also be required to repair defective automobile body parts and damage to the bodies of newly assembled cars.
Review damage report and estimates of repair cost and plan work to be performed
Repair and replace front end components, body components, doors and frame and underbody components
Hammer out dents, buckles and other defects using blocks and hammers
Operate soldering equipment or use plastic filler to fill holes, dents and seams
Remove damaged fenders, panels and grills using wrenches and cutting torch and bolt or weld replacement parts into place
Straighten bent frames using frame and underbody pulling and anchoring equipment
File, grind and sand repaired body surfaces using hand and power tools
Mask and tape auto body surfaces in preparation for painting
Mix paint, blend and match colors
Apply primers and repaint surfaces using brush or spray guns
Repair and replace glass components such as windshields, windows and sunroofs
Repair or replace interior components, such as seat frame assembly, carpets and floorboard insulation
Inspect repaired vehicles and test drive vehicles for proper handling.
REQUIREMENTS & SKILLS
5-6 years of work experience in motor vehicle body repair/testing/painting
Trade certification for Auto Body Technician will be considered as an asset.
strength, stamina and the use of proper lifting techniques to handle heavy tools and parts weighing up to 25 kilograms;
hand skills to perform technical repairs;
creativity, patience and an eye for detail;
good colour vision;
current knowledge of the changes in plastics, electronics, metals, finishes and vehicle systems;
computer literacy skills;
good customer service skills; and
Commitment to safe work habits and industry safety programs.
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Job Title: Auto Body Technician
HR Contact: Emil Israeliv
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Job Type: Contract
Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13