Automotive Collision Repair Technician - Mike Smith Collision Center

Job ID 2021-20455
Job Location US-TX-Beaumont
Category Collision Center
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job

Overview

 EARN $75K TO 150K AT MIKE SMITH COLLISION CENTER!  SIGN ON BONUS AND MORE! 

AIR CONDITIONED SHOP! MOVING EXPENSES COVERED WITH ROOOM AND BOARD UNTIL YOU ARE SETTLED!

 

Mike Smith Collision Center  is part of the fast growing Group 1 Automotive, a leader in automotive retail and collision repaiir.  We are looking to add a qualified COLLISION BODY REPAIR TECHNICIAN to our team.  

 

CONTACT JOE JOHNSON @ 409-212-2024!  

josephjohnson@mikesmithdirect.com

 

WE OFFER:

  • fully air conditioned shop
  • Great pay with bonus
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid Time-Off
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program
  • Professional work environment, with job training and advancement opportunities

Responsibilities

  • Repairs vehicles per estimate and according to manufacturer standards.
  • Check parts against estimate and ensures proper parts are ordered and received.
  • Prepares vehicles for body repair work.
  • Notifies management of any additional repairs needed.  Documents and additional parts and labor required to perform a satisfactory repair.
  • Notifies management of any difficulties or problems that may prevent a quality job from being performed or cause a change in the promised time. 
  • Check parts against estimate and ensure proper parts are ordered and received.
  • Maintains and wears all required safety and health personal equipment, including respirator, in the manner recommended by the equipment manufacturer.
  • Complies with all laws and regulations pertaining to paint, thinners and other hazardous materials.  Reports any deviations to management.
  • Cooperates and assists other personnel in the repair and prepping of vehicles.
  • Understands, keeps abreast of and complies with federal, state and local regulations that affect body shop operations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know, etc.
  • Other duties may be assigned by management.

Qualifications

  • Previous related experience as a collision repair technician.
  • ICAR or ASE certifications in auto body repair, painting and estimating, a plus.
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of repairs for damaged vehicles including body work and when to replace or repair parts.
  • Ability to read and following instructions on repair/estimate orders.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver license.

Group 1 is a Fortune 500 company that owns and operates automotive dealerships and collision centers in the United States, United Kingdom and Brazil.  We offer our associates a team environment, great benefits and ongoing training and support. If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism, teamwork and respect - now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of the best company in automotive retail. Apply today or refer a qualified friend.

*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment*

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

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