Jim Riehl's Friendly Chrysler
- Body Shop Technician Apprentice / Entry Level Tech
At a glance
Location: US-MI-Warren Map
Posted: 11/28/2019
Closing: 12/27/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 1 year(s)
Job description

Body Shop Technician Apprentice / Entry Level Tech 


Jim Riehl's Friendly Auto Group in Warren has an opening for a Body Shop Technician Apprentice. This is a great opportunity to kick start your automotive career. 


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, using putty knife
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels, and grills, using wrenches and cutting torch
  • 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
  • Other duties as assigned
Job requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Automotive knowledge / background / schooling required (one year minimum)
  • Some collision repair experience is necessary
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information 
  • Working knowledge of all aspects of repairs for damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles
  • Valid driver's license

Working Condition:

  • 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:

  • Full time
  • Health & Dental coverage
  • 401K
  • Paid Vacation
  • Great Working environment
  • Opportunity for advancement

Apply today!


Body Shop Technician Apprentice / Entry Level Tech