Xcite Automotive

Automotive Painter & Wheel Repair Technician - Libertyville

Libertyville, IL

Job Description

Automotive Painter & Wheel Repair Technician

Posted: Thursday, 11/2/2023

About Xcite Automotive

Xcite Automotive is a fast-growing automotive service and a software-based company that helps dealers get vehicles frontline-ready quickly and efficiently. Since 2007, Xcite Automotive has been on a mission to make the automotive industry faster, more innovative, and more profitable. Over 1,300 automobile dealers nationwide rely on Xcite’s team of 500+ employees to provide on-site vehicle marketing and reconditioning solutions.

Xcite Automotive brands include ReconLogic, CarStudioPros, VehicleStickers.io, and Xcite Photography.

We are hiring a painter & wheel repair technician!
Competitive pay of $60,000 annually - potential bonus eligibility
Benefits: health and dental, paid vacation/sick/holiday pay, and 401k
Job responsibilities:
  • Properly mix paint colors
  • Use specialty painting techniques on the vehicle
  • Prepare, blend and finish vehicle surfaces
  • Manage and control materials and inventory
  • Remove dirt and debris from vehicles
  • Perform sanding, buffing, polishing, or retouching vehicles to prepare vehicle surface
  • Taping and covering vehicle parts efficiently and with extreme precision does not require painting
  • Prepare vehicles for primer and paint application
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • Work on vehicles for extended periods of time
  • Work alongside the paint prep team to assist in keeping the vehicle on schedule
  • Inspect final prep and paint application
  • Inspecting and cleaning wheels
  • Prepping and buffing defects
  • Fix cosmetic damages (curb damage, road rash, scrapes, gouges, and oxidation)
  • Mixing colors and finishes and painting surfaces
Requirements:
    • Prior experience working with paint processes
    • Ability to perform small repairs on vehicles such as dings, scratches, and minor repairs
    • Experience with wet sand and buffing
    • Ability to meet physical demands of the position, including walking, bending, crouching, and standing for extended periods of time
    • Able to use hand power tools
    • Withstand exposure to fumes and dust
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Work in a fast-paced environment
    • Physically be able to remove wheels to repair and place them back on the vehicle
      • Safely operate hand and power tools
      • Attention to detail
      • Ability to work independently and self-motivated
ReconLogic is a division of Xcite Automotive. Xcite Automotive's national team specializes in vehicle photography and other merchandising services. ReconLogic helps dealers get their vehicles retail-ready in five days or less. Our services include vehicle details, PDR, Chip/Touch-up, Interior Repair, Scratch Removal, Wheel Repair, body and paint, glass repair, vehicle window tinting, and more. Join our team today and grow with us!

Xcite Automotive At A Glance

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