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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018

Auto Body Paint Technician

Plymouth, USA


Job Description

Currently seeking individuals for a project located in Livonia, Michigan. All team members will prep vehicles, duties will be assigned based on skill set.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Remove components that will interfere with paint application, that must be reinstalled undamaged after paint
  • Tape off/Mask headlights, tail lights, mirrors, and other delicate components that must remain on the car during paint without being damaged
  • Remove unnecessary plastic trim, using trim tools, that must be reapplied to vehicle after paint without damaging plastic
  • Remove and reapply badges in the correct locations without damage, in such a way that they do not fall off after delivery to the customer
  • Sand off protective coating of existing paint to desired thickness, so that new paint color will properly adhere, without damaging the panel itself
  • Move vehicles with automatic transmission to the next indoor stage without damaging the vehicles
  • Perform the important task of rubbing down newly painted parts of the hood, roof, and trunk in order to remove the thin seam/lip between paint colors without damaging the original paint job
  • When not assigned to the booth, the techs will verify that the prep for paint is precise, and help prep, sand, de-mask, de-trim, and rub vehicles
  • Ability to apply black paint to the designated panels at showroom quality
  • Safely use auto body paint guns to accomplish the job and understand proper disposal of hazardous waste

Knowledge & Skills Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in a auto body shop
  • Ability to work as a team player, as part of the body shop team
  • Preferred knowledge of painting and process
  • Positive attitude and ability to listen and follow directions
  • Ability to prioritize and meet production speeds, completing 3-4 cars per day
  • Perform quality work product and complete each work assignment before each vehicle moves to the next segment
  • Company will provide all tools

Hours: 1st shift - 6:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Pay Rate: Will be discussed at Interview DOE

Role: Auto Body Paint Technician
Job Type:
Location: Plymouth,

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