Careers at Stevens Collision
Thank you for your interest in a career at Stevens Collision. We are a family owned and operated business. We are a team of ambitious individuals, and teamwork has been the key to our steady growth over the years.
We are seeking a quality individual to enhance our business in the following area. Read on for more details!
- Collision Repair Technician
- Painter's Helper
Collision Repair Technician
• Examine damaged vehicles
• Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical, and hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fenders.
• Position dolly block against surface of dented area and beat opposite surface to remove dents, using hammer.
• 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, using a computerized frame straightening machine.
• File, grind, and sand repaired surfaces using power tools and hand tools.
• Aim headlights, align wheels, and bleed hydraulic brake system.
• Repair or replace defective mechanical parts
• I-CAR training preferred
• ASE Certification preferred
• Must have your own tool set
• 5 years of experience is required
• Must hold valid driver's license
• Team oriented, flexible, and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
• Working knowledge of shop equipment
An Auto Body Painter is an experienced paint specialist who takes extreme pride in his/her quality of work. The Body Shop Painter refinishes body parts and bodies of vehicles in accordance with factory, dealership, and insurance company quality specifications and time standards. He/she will be measured by achieving delivering the highest quality body shop repairs without comebacks; by maintaining the highest level of customer satisfaction; and by maintaining a high level of production efficiency. The Technician must have a minimum of two years experience in a dealership atmosphere and/or in a continuous improvement process/procedure-oriented shop environment.. He/she will be expected to produce outstanding quality results on time or earlier.
The ideal Collision Center Painter has I-Car Pro Level I certification, an unrestricted driver's license, clean driving record, a strong a trustworthy demeanor, and can drive both an automatic and standard.
The following is a representative list of the duties and responsibilities associated with this position:
-- Perform work outlined on repair order with efficiency, accuracy, and high quality, and in accordance with dealership and insurance company standards.
-- Immediately communicate with body shop estimators if additional work is needed; if work outlined is not needed; and/or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised timeframe.
-- Document all work performed and recommended on the repair order, with proper flag sheets, technician notes, etc.
-- Participate in Paint Company, ICAR, ASE, or other training programs, certifications, schools, and events.
-- Perform daily cleaning of all paint shop areas prior to leaving for the day.
-- Maintain dealership-owned tools and manuals in good working order and assume accountability for those tools; return all tools/manuals to their proper place after use.
-- Understand, stay abreast of, and comply with federal, state, and local regulations such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know, etc.
-- Operate all tooling and equipment in a safe manner.
-- Immediately report safety issues to management .
-- Assist fellow technicians in the learning process and act as a mentor to new technicians by illustrating best practices and by embracing/promoting quality repairs.
- Must be at least 18 years old
- Ideally, two years collision experience in a process-oriented shop
- High School Diploma or GED
- An impressive work ethic
- Neat, clean, and professional appearance
- Strong communication, presentation and writing skills
- Unrestricted driver's license and clean driving record
- Can operate a standard-transmission vehicle
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure individuals with disabilities perform the essential functions.
- Assist Lead Paint Technician in prepping vehicles for paint.
- Ensure that all paint operations are complete, all masking is removed and all prior paint-related disassembly has been reassembled prior to returning the vehicle to the body technician.
- Other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective repair
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Must have a valid driver's license
- Satisfactory completion of a criminal background check
- Must be able to stand for long periods of time and must be able to walk, bend, push/pull, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach or crawl frequently
- Regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts
- Regularly exposed to fumes, airborne particles, and/or caustic chemicals - requires use of a respirator
- Moderate noise levels in this working environment
- Occasionally exposed to hot, cold, wet or humid conditions
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds