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Body Shop Technician / Mercedes Benz of Tampa

Body Shop Technician / Mercedes Benz of Tampa

Requisition ID 
2017-13165
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-FL-Tampa
Posted Date 
10/13/2017
Category 
Collision/Body Technician

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Overview

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Mercedes Benz of Tampa, a subsidiary of Asbury Automotive Group, a Fortune 500 company with over 80  stores representing over 31 brands is seeking an Experienced Body Shop Technician!

 

The Body Technician is responsible for repairing all assigned vehicles. Damaged vehicles should be restored to pre-accident condition, following the written repair order. The Body technician plays a key role in delivering on Mercedes Benz's Collision’s promise of speed, quality and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • Repair Planning: Approaches repair planning with a sense of urgency and detail to avoid waste and rework later in the process. De-trims and disassembles vehicles, putting parts on parts carts. Performs pre-pulls to make repair vs. replace decisions.
  • Parts Procurement: Assists in identifying and sourcing parts as necessary. Uses good judgment in determining when damaged parts can be safely repaired for cost and cycle-time savings. Helps maintain parts/materials carts in an organized manner.
  • Team Engagement & Problem-Solving: Knows status of own vehicles and is open to others’ feedback on getting and keeping vehicles on schedule for on-time delivery. Helps problem-solve on vehicles assigned to other team members.
  • Vehicle Repair: Performs quality repairs without passing on defects. Meets or exceeds the Collision Center's requirements for productivity as measured by hours per day for each repair order. Follows all quality control processes and meets the return rate target.
  • Safe & Organized Workplace: Consistently utilizes all required safety equipment and follows proper repair procedures. Adheres to all requirements for hazardous waste disposal. Keeps personal work area organized and returns tools, materials and equipment to designated areas.
  • Knowledge of manufacturers’ repair processes & adherence to Mercedes Benz's Collision/ technical repair processes.
  • Ability to use frame and measuring equipment per vendor procedures.
  • Must maintain a valid state driver’s license in order to drive any customer or company vehicle.
  • ASE certification in body repairs.
  • Demonstrated commitment to continued learning by ongoing participation in I-CAR
  • ProLevel training and other industry-required training.
  • I-CAR Welding Certificate preferred.
  • Predictable and reliable attendance required.
  • Physical Demands/Working Conditions
  • Periodic lifting and carrying objects over 50 pounds.
  • Reaching above and below shoulder level.
  • Able to push materials/parts carts and push cars (with assistance).
  • Extended periods of kneeling, bending, squatting and stooping to complete or inspect repairs.
  • Manual dexterity and eye/hand coordination to operate equipment.
  • May be exposed to repetitive tasks involving hand and arm motion.
  • May be required to inspect vehicles outdoors in inclement weather.
  • May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, high levels of dust and noise in repair center.
  • Must be able to wear protective equipment, including respirator.
  • Clean Driving Record with current FL license
  • Must be able to pass pre employment screening drug and background 

Benefits

Full Time Benefits

  • Technician Guild Program!
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance available
  • 401K retirement
  • Flexible medical spending accounts
  • Supplemental Life insurance
  • Short term and long term disability packages
  • Paid vacation time off
  • Paid training
  • Wellness program
  • Employee referral program & employee vehicle purchase program

 

If you have experience in any of the following apply now! Body Shop, Estimator, Apprentice, Dent Removal, Technician, Service, Collision, Auto, Automotive, Insurance, Repair, Facility, Production, DRP, Sales, Advisor.


 

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