AutoNation

Collision Body Technician - Tamiami

Tamiami, FL
As America’s largest and most admired automotive retailer, AutoNation is transforming the automotive

Job Description

Collision Body Technician

Posted: Thursday, 8/31/2023
  • Sarasota, Florida
  • Collision
  • 201682

Job Description

AutoNation Collision Center Sarasota

Position Overview:

At AutoNation, getting customers back on the road is what drives us. We’re looking for a Collision Body Technician or Auto Body Technician to join our team. As a Collision Body Technician, you’ll perform vehicle repairs as assigned in accordance with dealer and factory standards. Your attention to detail make you a valuable asset to the team as you ensure repairs are completed on time, and deliver top-notch work to delight our customers.


What are the daily job responsibilities?

  • Performing work as outlined on repair orders with efficiency and accuracy.
  • Communicating with Estimators and Parts Associates to obtain necessary parts.
  • Assessing vehicle condition to determine if additional safety or repair work is needed.
  • Performing all body repairs according to estimate.
  • Performing welding, soldering, body alignment, and frame/unibody repairs.
  • Operating all equipment in the Collision Center in a safe and productive manner, following AutoNation’s Safety Standards for the use of personal protective equipment (e.g., safety glasses, gloves, hearing protection) while working on the production floor.
  • Inspecting all work performed as a Quality Control (QC) measure as soon as jobs are completed.
  • Mixing all chemicals according to manufacturer directions/specifications.
  • Understanding and following federal, state, and local regulations that affect Collision Center operations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA guidelines, etc.
  • Gaining superior product knowledge to provide high quality repairs.
Requirements
  • ICAR certification (preferred) or interest to become certified.
  • OEM certification (preferred) or interest to become certified.
  • At least two years’ automotive experience.
  • Must have a valid, in-state driver’s license with an acceptable, safe driving record.
  • Ability to operate an automobile.

AutoNation At A Glance

As America’s largest and most admired automotive retailer, AutoNation is transforming the automotive industry through its bold leadership, innovation, and comprehensive brand extensions. We are committed to hiring driven, diverse Associates and supporting them in growing their career within AutoNation. We offer paid training, competitive pay & benefits and a culture that believes in investing in our Associates’ professional futures. With over 300 locations from coast to coast, AutoNation has an opportunity for you. We’ve sold over 13 million vehicles, the first automotive retailer to reach this milestone. Our success is driven by our commitment to delivering a peerless Customer experience through customer-focused sales and service processes. We believe deeply in giving back, and every car we sell helps to raise cancer research and treatment awareness with a Pink Plate. For every vehicle we sell or service, we're driving towards $35 million donated to fight cancer. Join us as we pave the way to moving our company, our communities and our industry forward. Apply today at a location near you or wherever you dream the road will take you.
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