Sunset Auto Group
  • 12-Sep-2017 to 11-Nov-2017 (EST)
  • Body Shop
  • Sarasota, FL, USA
  • DOE
  • Other
  • Full Time
  • Sunset Cadillac of Sarasota

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance, 401k, Employee Discounts, and more!

Body Shop Technician - Collision Specialist Needed

Recently expanded, professional collision center
Ongoing manufacturer and I-CAR training provided
5 Day Work Week - No Saturdays or Sundays! 

Join the growing team of our busy collision center at Sunset Cadillac of Sarasota, a proud member of the Sunset Automotive Group family of dealerships!  I-CAR and manufacturer certified for Cadillac, Infiniti, Volkswagen, and Volvo.  We need professional collision techs who take pride in their work and will do the job without sacrificing quality standards. 

Collision Technician Responsibilities (include but are not limited to)

Complete auto body repairs from wrecked to like-new condition including disassembly, reassembly, and refinishing:

  • Cutting, welding, attaching, and fitting parts into place.
  • Straighten bent automobile frames.
  • Fill depressions with body filler.
  • File, grind and sand repaired surfaces.
  • Repair and replace defective mechanical parts per estimate and according to manufacturer's standards.
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fenders.
  • Aim headlights, align wheels, and bleed hydraulic brake system.
  • Notify management of any difficulties or problems that may prevent a quality job from being performed or cause a change in the promised time.
  • Maintains and wear all required safety and personal protective equipment, including respirator, safety glasses, gloves, etc. in the manner recommended by the equipment manufacturer.
  • Comply with all laws and regulations pertaining to paint, thinners and other hazardous materials. Reports any deviations to management.

Collision Technician Requirements

  • Successful candidates will be experienced, career-minded, able to produce top quality results, take pride in your work, as well as have a great attitude.
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of repairs for damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles.
  • Two or more years of related experience as a collision repair technician
  • I-CAR and/or ASE certifications in auto body repair strongly preferred.
  • Ability to read and following instructions on repair/estimate orders.
  • Valid driver license and able to pass a background check and drug screen. 

Sunset Automotive Group Benefits

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off - 2 weeks after one year
  • Company-paid Factory Training
  • Employee Discounts
  • Paid Uniforms
  • Pay Plan based on experience
  • Relocation Assistance available for highly qualified candidates
  • No State Taxes!

If you are looking for a place to work where you will have opportunities for advancement and be appreciated, this might be the place for you! Enjoy your job and the people you work with at Sunset Automotive Group.

Sunset Auto Group
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