Auto Body Technician Resume Samples

An Auto Body Technician will fix the car if it is damaged or destroyed due to an accident or any other incident and make it look as good as new. Job tasks mentioned on a well-crafted Auto Body Technician Resume include – determining the repairing needs of the vehicle, assessing the automobile to see the type of damage occurred, creating cost estimates, cleaning and clearing surface, replacing old or damaged parts with new ones, performing denting and straightening work, removing damaged parts, grinding and buffing repaired surface, and sand bodying the area to be painted.

Candidates with a love for cars, and extraordinary hand-eye coordination, can seek this job role provided they can demonstrate these abilities as well – the ability to look at and identify the exact damaged part, assess the repair cost and what it will take to repair; calm and composed nature, dexterity, and an immense amount of technical skill. While it is possible to get into this job without any formal education, employers want at least some training or prior experience in auto body repair or refinishing.

Auto Body Technician Resume example

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain an internship or an entry-level position, with the opportunity to grow and learn with a company while making use of my skills and currently growing knowledge as an Auto Body Technician.

Skills : Custom Painting, Welding, Custom Fabrication, Detail-Oriented, Time Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Prepared cars for paint by wet sanding and buffing them down.
    2. Taped off entire sections of cars ensuring only specific areas are painted.
    3. Put finished painted items back on the cars.
    4. Made lists of new items needed for damaged vehicles and made sure new parts are ordered.
    5. Performed oil changes, changing air filters, changing batteries, rotating tires, swapping tires for different rims, assisting with alignments.
    6. Dropped off customers' cars at various shops to have further work done to them.
    7. Assembled vehicles with new and repaired refinished parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS


Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking the position of Auto Body Technician, responsible for repairing vehicles thoroughly, safely, and profitably in a manner consistent with Caliber S.O.P., insurance partner, and industry guidelines/standards.

Skills : Detail-oriented, Dexterity, Mechanical skills.

Description :

    1. Prime and paint repaired surfaces, using paint spray guns and motorized sanders.
    2. Removed damaged sections of vehicles using metal-cutting guns, air grinders, and wrenches.
    3. Installed replacement parts using wrenches or welding equipment.
    4. Removed upholstery, accessories, electrical window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle bodies and fenders.
    5. Cleaned work areas, using air hoses, to remove damaged material and discarded fiberglass strips used in repair procedures.
    6. Performed heavy through light collision repair, including priming. 
    7. Complete repairs on vehicles involved in collisions to restore the vehicles to pre-accident conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Auto Body Technician Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Auto Body Technician with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Troubleshooting skills, Collision Repair, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Replaced, repaired, and bumped out damaged bodies and parts of automotive vehicles.
    2. Filled dents with body plastic/fiberglass.
    3. Prepared and painted any variety of projects that came through the door.
    4. Fitted and installed glass in doors, windows, and windshields.
    5. Repaired and installed body upholstery accessories and equipment.
    6. Aligned doors, hoods, and windows for proper fit.
    7. Inspected vehicles to determine the amount of damage, type of repair needed, and parts to be ordered.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : Responsible for identifying and performing necessary body repair work in accordance with factory and Collision Center specifications. Ensure all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time.

Skills : Hand Tools, Panel Replacement, Repairing Skills.

Description :

    1. Kept a safe, organized, and well-maintained work environment.
    2. Removed and replaced multiple auto body parts. Prepped parts/cars to be painted.
    3. Performed oil changes on multiple vehicles.
    4. Mixed multiple paint colors to a very specific amount to match cars to be painted.
    5. Thoroughly cleaned out paint guns after use.
    6. Removed and replaced radiators/condensers.
    7. Handled tear-downs for insurance adjustors.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma In General

Auto Body Technician Resume

Summary : Knowledgeable and accomplished Auto Body Technician with over 20 years' experience who can complete many aspects of collision repair. Several years' experience as a Job Site Supervisor /Property Manager-which includes all areas of maintenance, as well as an experienced Heavy Equipment Operator.

Skills : Operation and Control, Complex Problem Solving, Monitoring.

Description :

    1. Performed tear down an inspection of vehicles while analyzing other conditions in need of repair. 
    2. Replaced door skins, roof skins, quarter panels, etc.
    3. Completed structural repairs including unibody and full-frame repairs.
    4. Replaced Unisides, rear body panels, rear floor pans, etc.
    5. Managed a paint department of four.
    6. Refinished prepared automobiles and parts, color-matched and mixed paint.
    7. Performed color sand and buffing procedures to provide an exceptional finish.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking the position of  Auto Body Technician. Equipped with the technical expertise and mechanical knowledge necessary to provide preventative maintenance and repairs in a timely fashion.

Skills : Coordination, Critical Thinking, Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Completed all aspects of Automotive repair and maintenance.
    2. Specialized in repairing and maintaining automotive transmissions.
    3. Repaired, replaced, and adjusted brakes and brake pads.
    4. Removed dents, filled in cracks, and painted the car exteriors to restore appearance and condition.
    5. Tested vehicles and their components and systems.
    6. Operated equipment such as infrared engine analyzers, compression gauges, and computerized diagnostic devices.
    7. Adjusted repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : As an Auto Body Technician, responsible for inspecting and test drive repaired vehicles to check for compliance with safety and quality standards and performing other related duties as assigned to ensure efficient and effective repair.

Skills : Time Management, Quality Control Analysis, Service Orientation.

Description :

    1. Created estimates for the work a customer needs to be done and scheduled a time to come in.
    2. Conducted vehicle repair on damaged customer vehicles in compliance with manufacturer guidelines and industry standards.
    3. Ensured that all needed repair was identified so that repair time can be reduced.
    4. Removed damaged fenders, panels, and grills.
    5. Repaired damaged body and fenders by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts.
    6. Aimed headlights and repaired defective parts.
    7. Performed maintenance, repairs, and inspections as necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
AAS

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : Reliable collision repair technician who is dedicated to fixing wrecked cars and returning them to the customer in pre-accident condition. Also, take pride in the work area and being efficient with the time Given.

Skills : Attention to Detail, Dependability, Persistence.

Description :

    1. Applied special-purpose cleaners to remove foreign materials which do not respond to normal cleaning procedures.
    2. Realigned the frame, repaired chain or clamped frames and sections to alignment machines, fixed or replaced damaged body parts by removing small pits and dimples in the exterior structure.
    3. Informed and educated customers on the work to be performed before and after the job.
    4. Removed rust and other debris from services to be painted.
    5. Filled cavities and dents in vehicles to create and even surfaces.
    6. Masked or taped off details and components to avoid contamination and select the proper colors and substances for the project.
    7. Used paint sprayer and brushes to apply paint to a vehicle.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Automotive Service

Auto Body Technician Resume

Headline : To secure a position as an Auto Damage Appraiser with the potential of future advancement within the company. Efficient and flexible to change while maintaining professionalism in a team-oriented deadline driven environment. 

Skills : Attention To Detail, Customer Service, Strong Negotiation Skills.

Description :

    1. Determined the necessary application of paint for a thorough coat.
    2. Checked for runs or sags in the paint to ensure a quality job. 
    3. Conducted routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups. 
    4. Performed quality checked each vehicle prior to delivery and informed customers of the repair procedures that were performed. 
    5. Disassembled cars and reassembled when they were painted.
    6. Made sure all parts lined up and fit correctly.
    7. Removed door skins, bedsides, quarter panels radiator supports rocker panels bodyside panels back panels and roofs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : Motivated and highly productive Auto Body Technician with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Hand Tools, Air Tools, Auto Repair, problem-solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Cleaned and prepped for new parts to be welded and or glued on.
    2. Installed radiators, condensers fins, and fan shrouds.
    3. Evacuated and pressure tested radiator and condenser and topped off with correct antifreeze and r134 specified for that vehicle. 
    4. Ensured all gaps and fits are to industry standards.
    5. Removed damaged fenders, panels, and grills.
    6. Operated a variety of hand and power tools (e.g. welder, soldering equipment, cutting torch, blocks, hammers, wrenches, sander, spray guns, etc.).
    7. Repaired or replaced defective parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : To repair vehicles as assigned by management following all established standards and procedures and deliver the highest quality body shop repairs while maintaining the highest level of customer satisfaction. 

Skills : Stress Tolerance, Social Orientation, Leadership, Analytical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Ensured all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time
    2. Inspected and test drive repaired vehicles to check for compliance with safety and quality standards.
    3. Washed and prepared vehicles for customer return
    4. Complied with all Caliber safety rules, guidelines, and standards
    5. Performed other related duties as assigned relating to, but not limited to washing cars, cleaning the shop, etc. 
    6. Participated in developing a proper repair plan for each vehicle.
    7. Thoroughly disassembled, repaired, and reassembled each vehicle.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Auto Body Technician Resume

Summary : Responsible for all phases of auto body repair from light to heavy. Foster a positive team spirit within the department and with other departments. Meticulous in work and always strive to improve productivity and quality of work.

Skills : Attention To Detail, Computer Skills, Customer Service, Strong Negotiation Skills.

Description :

    1. Completed dis-assembly of the vehicle in order to assist Service Advisors in assessing damage to prepare a 100% Repair Plan.
    2. Ensured all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time
    3. Planed work procedure: follow work order for all operations listed.
    4. Removed upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window and seat operating equipment, and trim to gain access to the damaged area of vehicle if needed. 
    5. Stored parts on carts or cover to eliminate potential damage.
    6. Mend damaged the body by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts. 
    7. Worked in harmony with the production schedule including meeting deadlines.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          Diploma