Body Shop Technician
Company: GTG Peterbilt
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Description: GTG Peterbilt - Cedar Rapids is a premier provider
of quality products and services to commercial equipment users. We
carry a large selection of new and previously owned commercial
trucks and offer a full suite of maintenance and repair services.
When you build your career at GTG Peterbilt you make a commitment
to being the very best in the business. We have an immediate
opening for Body Shop Technicians & Painters in Cedar Rapids, IA.
The successful candidate will repair or replace damaged body parts
back to pre-accident condition per factory and dealership
specifications. The result will be a quality repair that meets or
exceeds the original factory fit and be an invisible repair.
Review each repair order and estimator's notes to understand
repairs needed prior to beginning work on the truck.
Install and repair truck equipment per the manufacturer's technical
Complete jobs within established time frames.
Perform work and maintain 98% return - free work.
Communicates with the shop foreman or manager if additional parts
are needed to finish a repair.
Informs Body Shop Manager of all customer concerns so they may be
handled before the vehicle leaves the shop.
Develops good relations with customers, adjusters, and insurance
Maintains a high quality of work.
Provides proper housekeeping of the Body Shop area and overall shop
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor. Skills: Solid
working knowledge of power tools required to perform all phases of
Good communication in both verbal, written, and listening
Good customer service skills.
Ability to prioritize and multi-task.
Ability to work with minimal supervision and direction.
Work well independently as well as part of a team.
Training in body shop repair and estimating may be required.
Training in welding preferred.
Must have a valid driver's license.
Must be able to pass mandatory pre-employment drug screen and
background check Education: High School diploma or equivalent
Combination of education, training, or experience that provides the
required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Experience: 2+ years of
Body Shop Technician experience preferred but not required.
Additional Information: Physical: Working in, under, and around
trucks and trailers. Ability to lift, push or pull, objects of
various shapes, sizes and weights. Safely walk, reach, bend, climb,
push, twist, squat and kneel as necessary to perform the essential
job duties. Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time.
Environmental: Primarily indoors with some outdoor work. High noise
level. Uniforms, ear, and eye protection provided. Job Type:
Full-time, 4 or 5 day work-week, Day or night shift available
Signing Bonus and Compensation based on experience. GTG Peterbilt
offers a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes
bonus, health, dental, vision, PTO, and 401(k). GTG Peterbilt is an
equal opportunity employer.
Keywords: GTG Peterbilt, Cedar Rapids , Body Shop Technician, Engineering , Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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