This position is responsible for sanding all types of body damage including sheet metal, all types of exterior plastic and composite panel repair, vehicle disassembly and reassembly for repair, as well as replacing any parts required to return body damaged vehicles to pre-damage condition and prepare repaired panels/parts for refinish application.
Verify vehicle and repairs to be performed using repair order or tracking label prior to beginning repairs.
Repair all damaged body panels as directed by management.
Follow repair procedures as defined in Manheim's Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
Replace damaged panels or other body components as directed.
Properly handle, apply, and dispose of any surface coatings as directed in Manheim's SOP and defined in federal, state or local regulations.
Finish all repairs as required to meet Manheim's customer expectations for quality.
Report production/piece rate flag hours per repair/vehicle as directed by management.
Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such.
Perform other duties as assigned by management. May be required to work overtime as business needs dictate.
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
1 year of customer service experience preferred.
1 3 years of collision and/or mechanical estimating experience preferred.
Valid Respirator Fit Test Certificate required.
Valid driver's license and safe driving record required.
Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Effective verbal communication and customer service skills.
Good organizational and interpersonal skills.
Exhibit strong leadership skills.
Basic computer skills preferred.
Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds (e.g., tools, equipment, etc.).
Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.