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Job Details

Autobody Technician

Employer

Positive Life Concepts Inc.

Date Posted

June 03, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Medicine Hat, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 30, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Positive Life Concepts Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Area of Work Experience

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

Additional Skills

Professionalism in customer service

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

Security and Safety

Bondable

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

In shop

Personal Suitability

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

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

Free parking available

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Autobody Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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