Auto Body Technician (Cary)

TalentBoost (Caliber Collision) - Cary, NC

Autobody Technicians repair vehicles thoroughly, safely, and profitably in a manner consistent with Caliber S.O.P., insurance partner and industry guidelines/standards.

We are looking for individuals that have a desire to Do the Right Thing and thrive in a purpose-driven, team-driven culture that supports you to reach your full potential. If this sounds like you, please join us!

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Complete dis-assembly of vehicle in order to assist Service Advisors in assessing damage to prepare a 100% Repair Plan
  • Ensure all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time
  • Plan work procedure: follow work order for all operations listed
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window and seat operating equipment and trim to gain access to damaged area of vehicle if needed. Store parts on carts or cover to eliminate potential damage
  • Mend damaged body by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts; ensure all gaps and fits are to industry standards; remove damaged fenders, panels and grills; and bolts or welds replacement parts in position and reassemble after parts are painted
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools (e.g. welder, soldering equipment, cutting torch, blocks, hammers, wrenches, sander, spray guns, etc.)
  • File, grind, and sand repaired surfaces with 120-grit paper before turning vehicle over to the Paint Dept.
  • Repair or replace defective parts
  • Ensure all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time
  • Inspect and test drive repaired vehicles to check for compliance with safety and quality standards; Wash and prepare vehicles for customer return
  • Comply with all Caliber safety rules, guidelines and standards
  • Perform other related duties as assigned relating to, but not limited to washing cars, cleaning the shop, etc.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • You are at least 18 years of age
  • You have the ability to effectively communicate with others
  • You are able Ability to read and understand instructions, written estimates and work orders
  • You are able to multi-task and adapt easily to a fast-paced environment
  • You have a personable, friendly demeanor with World Class customer service approach to internal and external customers
  • You have, and are able to maintain, a well-groomed appearance

Compensation & Benefits

  • Create a High-Paying Career Faster Than You Can Earn a 4-Year Degree
  • Self-driven, hands-on training program that gives you the skills needed in 10-12 months vs. 1-2 years at school programs
  • Pair up with an expert Caliber Collision technician with state-of-the-art equipment in a live production environment
  • All benefits start day one!
  • Medical, dental, vision packages with multiple options.
  • 401(k) and financial
  • Paid Time Off and Paid holidays including New Year’s day, Memorial day, 4th of July, Labor day, Thanksgiving day, Christmas day.

Physical Requirements / Working Conditions

Position is based in a normal shop environment. Occasional physical activity such as reaching below and above shoulder level, kneeling, bending, squatting and stooping to inspect repairs, and lifting and carrying objects over 50lbs. Exposure to fumes, chemicals, dust, along with high levels of noise. Subject to weather conditions both inside and outside. Required to wear protective equipment when necessary. Occasional sedentary work. Must have visual acuity to determine the accuracy and thoroughness of the work assigned.

About Caliber Collision

Caliber is a family of companies committed to making a difference in the lives of our teammates, our customers and our communities. We do this with one singular purpose in mind – Restoring the Rhythm of Your Life.® At a lot of places, this is just a marketing slogan. Not at Caliber. Getting our customers back to what matters most to them is what drives us.

This is the Purpose we live by every day. We don’t just restore cars, we restore lives. From getting people back on the road, to being immersed in our communities, it’s what drives us to do our best work every day. And it starts with our teammates.

We provide our teammates with a safe, positive work environment, competitive pay, industry-leading benefits, skills training and certifications (including I-CAR and ASE), and in-person and online leadership development. Our highly skilled teammates are respected for their talents across all disciplines. Our goal is to create a workplace where everyone is valued, continually trained, and recognized for their contributions to the team. We truly believe that when we invest in our people, all boats rise.

TalentBoost is now Ignyte AI.

This job has been posted by Ignyte AI on behalf of Caliber Collision. Ignyte AI is committed to the fundamental principle of equal opportunity and equal treatment for every prospective and current employee. It is the policy of Ignyte AI not to discriminate based on race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, religion, creed, disability, sex and gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law.

 



Posted On: Tuesday, May 30, 2023



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