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Job Details

Autobody Mechanic

Posted on Sep 15, 2020 by A-Q Auto Mechanic Ltd

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 36 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 15, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

A-Q Auto Mechanic Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Motor Vehicle Body Repairer Red Seal Endorsement
  • Auto Body Repairer Trade Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Instruct apprentices
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Clean and maintain work space

Specific Skills

  • Hammer out dents, buckles and defects using blocks and hammers
  • File, grind and sand body surfaces to be repaired
  • Replace front end components, body components, doors and frame and underbody components
  • Repair or replace interior components
  • Apply primers and repaint surfaces
  • Review damage report and estimates of repair cost and plan work to be performed
  • Mask and tape auto body surfaces in preparation for painting
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels and grills and bolt or weld replacement parts into place
  • Repair or replace damaged windows, windshields and sunroofs
  • Inspect repaired vehicles and test drive vehicles for proper handling
  • Operate soldering equipment or use plastic filler to fill holes, dents and seams
  • Straighten bent frames using frame and underbody pulling and anchoring equipment
  • Mix paint, blend and match colors

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Oct 15, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Autobody Mechanic is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Motor Vehicle Body Repairers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to fill holes, dents and seams using soldering equipment and plastic filler, and to apply primers and repaint surfaces using brushes and spray guns

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information from review of damage reports to determine estimates of repair costs; and in planning work to be performed

innovative

Interest in repairing damaged components and straightening bent frames using frame and underbody pulling and anchoring equipment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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