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auto body repairer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Arborg, MB
R0C0A0

Salary

$23.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Noisy

Work setting

  • In shop

Tasks

  • Review damage report and estimates of repair cost and plan work to be performed
  • Clean and maintain work space
  • Replace front end components, body components, doors and frame and underbody components
  • File, grind and sand body surfaces to be repaired
  • Mask and tape auto body surfaces in preparation for painting
  • Hammer out dents, buckles and defects using blocks and hammers
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels and grills and bolt or weld replacement parts into place
  • Apply primers and repaint surfaces
  • Repair or replace damaged windows, windshields and sunroofs
  • Inspect repaired vehicles and test drive vehicles for proper handling
  • Mix paint, blend and match colors
  • Operate soldering equipment or use plastic filler to fill holes, dents and seams
  • Straighten bent frames using frame and underbody pulling and anchoring equipment
  • Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems
  • Test and adjust units to specifications
  • Complete reports to record problems and work performed
  • Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor
  • Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components
  • Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit
  • Repair or replace mechanical units or components

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Motor Vehicle Body Repairer Trade Certification
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Area of work experience

  • Body components
  • Doors and frame
  • Frame straightening
  • Front end components
  • Metal cutting
  • Paint spraying
  • Underbody components
  • Uni body machine
  • Welding

Security and safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Manual dexterity
  • Hand-eye co-ordination

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Punctuality

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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