Suburban Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Farmington Hills
- Automotive Body Shop Technician/ Auto Body Mechanic
At a glance
Location: US-MI-Farmington Hills Map
Posted: 01/14/2020
Closing: 02/13/2020
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 1 year(s)
Job description
Auto Body Technician / Automobile Body Technician / Body Shop Tech

Suburban Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Farmington Hills is looking for an Auto Body Technician to join their team. The Automobile Body Technician repairs damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles in accordance with factory and dealership specifications, using hand tools and power tools.

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Job Responsibilities:

  • Examine damaged vehicles and estimate repair costs
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fenders
  • Fill depressions with body filler
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels
  • Bolt or weld replacement parts in position, using wrenches or welding equipment
  • Straighten bent automobile frames
  • File, grind and sand repaired surfaces
  • Refinish repaired surface
  • Aim headlights, align wheels, and bleed hydraulic brake system
  • Paint surfaces after performing body repairs
  • Repair or replace defective mechanical parts
Job requirements

Job Requirements:

  • One year of experience as a vehicle body repairer or apprentice
  • State Certification is required
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of repairs for damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles. 
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ability to interpret vendor catalogs


  • This is a physically demanding position
  • Will stand six to eight hours per shift
  • Will lift parts weighing up to 70 pounds 
  • Will be exposed to noise, vibration, dust, exhaust fumes, paint, and other hazardous and non-hazardous materials

Dealership Commitment:

  • Competitive wages
  • Training
  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • 401k with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Paid Training 
  • Wellness Programs
  • Limitless growth opportunities
  • Professional working environment
Automotive Body Shop Technician/ Auto Body Mechanic