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

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 in an IT networking related position.

Skills : Custom Painting, Welding, Custom Fabrication, Custom Upholstery.

Description :

    1. Preparing cars for paint by wet sanding and buffing them down.
    2. Taping off entire sections of cars ensuring only specific areas are painted.
    3. Putting finished painted items back on the cars.
    4. Making lists of new items needed for damaged vehicles and making sure new parts are ordered.
    5. Doing oil changes, changing air filters, changing batteries, rotating tires, swapping tires for different rims, assisting with alignments.
    6. Dropping off customers cars at various shops to have further work done to them.
    7. Assemble vehicles with new and repaired refinished parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associates In Biology


Auto Body Technician Resume

Objective : Looking to expand my knowledge and experience. Working with your company will allow me to excel as well as meet expectations and goals. I demonstrate hard working qualities and exceptional teamwork skills to accomplish tasks that assigned to me. I am a quick learner that is willing to improve and advance with any position.

Skills : Welding, metal repair/replacement, painting.

Description :

    1. Follow supervisors' instructions as to which parts to restore or replace and how much time the job should take.
    2. Sand body areas to be painted and cover bumpers, windows, and trim with masking tape or paper to protect them from the paint.
    3. Prime and paint repaired surfaces, using paint spray guns and motorized sanders.
    4. Remove damaged sections of vehicles using metal-cutting guns, air grinders, and wrenches, and install replacement parts using wrenches or welding equipment.
    5. Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle bodies and fenders.
    6. Clean work areas, using air hoses, to remove damaged material and discarded fiberglass strips used in repair procedures.
    7. Performing heavy through light collision repair, including priming.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Auto Body Technician Resume

Summary : A motivated self starter with extensive experience in the work force. Excellent written, and verbal communication, troubleshooting, and conflict resolution skills, with professionalism, swiftness and diplomacy. A quick learner, effortlessly multitasks, takes great pride in work quality, does what is needed to achieve goals, and tasks at hand with positive results, while remaining organized, calm, and focused.

Skills : One of my greatest assets as I have the ability to change and learn just about any job I've changed carriers in the past just given the chance but that's one of my greatest skills.

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. Inspect 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/Backup Painter Resume

Objective : Quality-oriented Manufacturing Technician with 3 years of experience in light and heavy industrial production. Includes cleanroom assembly, chemical compounding, and quality.

Skills : Hack license.

Description :

    1. Kept a safe, organized, and well-maintained work environment.
    2. Removed and replaced multiple auto body parts (bumpers, fenders, hoods, etc.) 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 I Resume

Summary : Knowledgeable and accomplished Auto Body Technician with over 20 years' experience who can complete many aspects of collision repair. I have 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 : Auto Body Tech, Farm Hand.

Description :

    1. Tear down an inspection of vehicles while analyzing other conditions in need of repair.
    2. Mechanical and electrical repairs beyond sheet metal replacement or repairs.
    3. Assembly of bedsides, 1/4 panels replacement / sectioning, door skins, uni-sides and rockers by application of "Lord Fusor," metal bonding adhesive or mig welding.
    4. Frame / Unibody pulling and repair by means for frame machine and tram.
    5. De-nibbing, buffing and detailing to a finished product.
    6. Skills Used Working knowledge of CCC estimating programs, with skills needed for preliminary estimate of damages.
    7. Excellent working relationship with all local Auto Insurance Adjusters, with complete understanding of Insurance Co., guidelines, limitations and requirements for repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Auto Body Technician II Resume

Objective : Automotive Technician and former CEO of Final Touch Fencing and Landscaping Inc. Equipped with the technical expertise and mechanical knowledge necessary to provide preventative maintenance and repairs in a timely fashion.

Skills : Auto body collision and repair. Above average computer skills, great customer service, talking to people in a kind and pleasant manner. Mechanic inclined.

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.
    8. Conducted routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications and tune-ups.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Auto Body Technician III Resume

Objective : Automotive Technician and former CEO of Final Touch Fencing and Landscaping Inc. Equipped with the technical expertise and mechanical knowledge necessary to provide preventative maintenance and repairs in a timely fashion.

Skills : Frame/Unibody Repair, Painting, Welding, Math, Class A CDL, Automotive Electrical, chemistry, human anatomy, medical terminology.

Description :

    1. Create estimates for the work a customer needs done and to schedule 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 debts 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/Technician Resume

Objective : Reliable collision repair technician that 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 : Painter, Welding, Labor Relations, Electrical.

Description :

    1. Applied special purpose cleaners to remove foreign materials which do not respond to normal cleaning procedures, utilized experience and followed recommendations of the product manufacturer.
    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, determined the necessary application of paint for a thorough coat and checked for runs or sags in the paint to ensure a quality job.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Automotive Service

Jr. Auto body Technician Resume

Headline : To secure a position as an Auto Damage Appraiser with the potential of future advancement within the company.

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

Description :

    1. Complete repairs on vehicles involved in collisions to restore the vehicles to pre accident condition.
    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. Also 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 exceptional finish.
    8. Quality checked each vehicle prior to delivery and informed customers of the repair procedures that were performed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Auto Body Technician/Electrician Resume

Objective : Self-motivated, and talent for problem solving. Recent completion of I-CAR certified courses. Repetitively producing accurate, timely reports, procedures and meeting stringent insurance guidelines. Efficient and flexible to change while maintaining professionalism in a team oriented deadline driven environment. Attention to detail and safety management.

Skills : Mig Welding, Hand Tools, Air Tools, Auto Repair, Mechanic, Construction Laborer, Pneumatic Tools, Electrical Wiring, Car Stereo Installation, Automotive A/C Repair/Charge.

Description :

    1. Disassembled cars and reassembled when they were painted.
    2. Made sure all parts lined up and fit correctly.
    3. Removed door skins, bedsides, quarter panels radiator supports rocker panels bodyside panels back panels and roofs Cleaned and prepped for new parts to be welded and or glued on.
    4. Installed radiators, condensers fans, and fan shrouds.
    5. Evacuated and pressure tested radiator and condenser and topped off with correct antifreeze and r134 specified for that vehicle.
    6. Replacced wiring pigtails as well as fixed broken or damaged wires or sockets.
    7. Replaced any bulb that was out. Went thoroughly overestimate and wrote down supplements on parts missed on the work order.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Auto Body Technician Lead Resume

Objective : A collaborative, results driven leader with Management experience. Proven ability to recruit and retain high caliber employees, develop customer relationships and tactfully resolve customer concerns. Recognized for team building customer and competitive analysis providing insightful solutions to challenges.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Computer Savvy, Software Development, Customer Service, Web Design, Honest, Hard Worker, Fast Learner, Type 60 Wpm, Efficient.

Description :

    1. Follow supervisors' instructions as to which parts to restore or replace and how much time the job should take.
    2. Review damage reports, prepare or review repair cost estimates, and plan work to be performed.
    3. Sand body areas to be painted and cover bumpers, windows, and trim with masking tape or paper to protect them from the paint.
    4. Fit and weld replacement parts into place, using wrenches and welding equipment, and grind down welds to smooth them, using power grinders and other tools.
    5. Prime and paint repaired surfaces, using paint spray guns and motorized sanders.
    6. Remove damaged sections of vehicles using metal-cutting guns, air grinders and wrenches, and install replacement parts using wrenches or welding equipment.
    7. Chain or clamp frames and sections to alignment machines that use hydraulic pressure to align damaged components.
    8. Fill small dents that cannot be worked out with plastic or solder.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Auto body Technician Resume

Summary : To secure a position as an Auto Damage Appraiser with the potential of future advancement within the company.

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

Description :

    1. Complete repairs on vehicles involved in collisions to restore the vehicles to pre accident condition.
    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. Also 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 exceptional finish.
    8. Quality checked each vehicle prior to delivery and informed customers of the repair procedures that were performed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma