Body Shop Technician Resume Samples

A Body Shop Technician will use a variety of tools and repair the damaged car and make it look as good as new. The common responsibilities listed on the Body Shop Technician Resume indicate the following – following supervisor’s instructions, replacing damaged parts, restoring the condition of the car, reviewing estimates, planning the work to be performed, sandbodying areas that need painting, performing cosmetic repairs, and safely preparing the vehicle for repairs.

Those having a passion to work with cars should mention on the resume the following skills and abilities – technical skills, manual dexterity, ability to work in small places and pieces, knowledge of car wheel alignment and braking systems, troubleshooting skills and a good understanding of safety protocols. Formal education is not mandatory, however, some employers pick resumes that depict a background in automotive.

Body Shop Technician Resume example

Body Shop Technician Resume

Objective : Body shop technician with management experience and exceptional people skills. Versed in ICAR structural and non-structural repair processes. Desires a challenging role in the insurance or body.

Skills : Welding, Automotive paint, Body repair.

Description :

    1. Independently plan details of work, selecting method, equipment, and process best suited for a particular requirement.
    2. Report to the shift lead or his/her designee. Primary responsibilities are undercoating, priming and painting vehicles, and small parts, hand, block.
    3. Masking and cleaning surface for proper adhesion and assists other painters as needed; and general maintenance of equipment.
    4. Interpret and understand technical manuals or other documentation required to meet specifications and standards.
    5. Support company policies and encourage other employees to do the same (i.e. Attendance, quality, safety) by setting the example.
    6. Perform quality checks on work being performed and monitors employee safety, quality, methods and output along with routine troubleshooting of equipment.
    7. Select and use appropriate hand and power tools and blast/paint equipment and complies with acceptable quality standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Auto Body Repair


Body Shop Technician II Resume

Headline : Seasoned Customer Service Rep with more than experience in fast-paced Call Center. Track record of achieving exceptional results in helping the member and leaving them satisfied.

Skills : Interpersonal Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Inspect repaired vehicles for proper functioning, completion of work, dimensional accuracy, and overall appearance of a paint job, and test drive vehicles.
    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. 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.
    4. Remove damaged sections of vehicles using metal-cutting guns, air grinders, and wrenches, and install replacement parts using wrenches.
    5. File, grind, sand and smooth filled or repaired surfaces, using power tools and hand tools.
    6. Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical window-and-seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle bodies and fenders.
    7. Read specifications or confer with customers to determine the desired custom modifications for altering the appearance of vehicles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Body Shop Technician I Resume

Objective : To obtain a position in a great company. Look forward to being able to utilize skills in customer service and management to grow within the company.

Skills : Volt meter reading, Hand tools, Power tools.

Description :

    1. Perform repair techniques on damaged vehicles and prep for paint. Place timely orders of needed parts and handle returns.
    2. Detail repaired vehicles and perform quality checks prior to delivering to customers.
    3. Vehicle dissembling, delt repairing, Bondo sanding, and vehicle reassembling.
    4. Examined vehicles to determine the extent of damage or malfunctions. 
    5. Operated pneumatic tools and air compressors.Welding and bending sheet metal. Replacement of struts, control arms, engine cradles.
    6. Examined vehicles to determine the extent of damage or malfunctions.Body/frame repair. Sheet metal replaces/repair. 
    7. Suspension replacement.Light mechanical work.Welding. Bodywork, Paint, sandblast, manage the shop, tint paint.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
G.E.D

Body Shop Technician/Executive Resume

Headline : Selected to help train other production employees. Promoted from general labor to forklift to utility/floater. Set up, test, operate, and adjust mold and punch presses.

Skills : Paint dent repair, Assembly, Manufacturing, Production.

Description :

    1. Experienced in dealing with customers daily. Remove and install new and used parts on various vehicle models.
    2. Help manager to tear down damaged vehicles and write estimates.
    3. Remove and install radios, CD players, and speaker systems. Manage the office when managers are busy or out of the office.
    4. Disassemble and reassemble of vehicles Mechanical repairs.
    5. Suspension repairs and 4 wheel alignments Remove and install engines and transmissions Repairing minor body damages/ bumper covers.
    6. Ordering and mirror matching parts for damaged vehicles Wire harness replacement and or repairs Airbag systems diagnose and repair.
    7. Repair planning Prime and sanding body panels and bumper covers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business

Body Shop Technician/Analyst Resume

Headline : Consistently guarantees customers a high turnaround time for auto repairs. Focused on quality and customer satisfaction. Light truck repair mechanical and body/paint.

Skills : Class B CDL, Forklift Certifed.

Description :

    1. Sanded and painted semi-trucks. Polished aluminum fuel tanks, headache racks, wheels, etc.
    2. Responsible for the ordering of all materials needed for the body shop.
    3. Bonuses received as a result of excellent work in a timely manner.
    4. Consisted of but we're not limited to the following, repair dents, pricing, and complying with company policies in a fast efficient manner.
    5. Demonstrate this job and any job is, to work independently, efficiently, to be courtesies to others, and always act with integrity.
    6. Responsible for detailed body shop work on a variety of vehicles.
    7. Buffing vehicles to prepare them for the auction sale.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Body Shop Technician/Technician Resume

Headline : Experience in the Auto Body Industry to work with company. Ability Summary have the ability to take a vehicle from start to finish through the refinishing process.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Management.

Description :

    1. Tear down wrecks and build customer vehicles back to pre-wreck and factory conditions.
    2. Install windshields, window motors & regulators, repair & replace body parts and mechanical equipment.
    3. Repair & replace torn bumper covers, fix & repair dents using plastic fillers.
    4. Aim headlights and make sure the customer's vehicle was ready for delivery.
    5. The alert office staff of any wrong or damaged parts, and notify if more parts were needed.
    6. Install any aftermarket hitches, toolboxes, bumpers and grille guards, etc.
    7. Removing body panels and welding replacement panels in place, used frame equipment to straighten framed & uni bodied automobiles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Biblical Studies

Body Shop Technician/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Manager, Repair and Refinishing Technician Dedicated professional with experience in the collision repair industry. Managed operations of the repair of insurance claimed damaged vehicles.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Body shop experience, Tree trimming experience.

Description :

    1. Assisted individuals with daily living skills. Be sure that house and client paperwork meet state regulations.
    2. Body Shop Technician, Don Brown Bus Sales Present Repair body damage to Standard and luxury buses.
    3. Prep and paint anything from small areas to entire buses.
    4. Properly wet sand and buff paint imperfections.
    5. Fabricate customer accessories, panels, etc. Took cars apart fixed bodywork and prime and put the car back together after paint.
    6. Help with the auto collision department and on the weekends work in the service department as a valet.
    7. Remaking the frames to custom making them. Painter's assistant.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Body Shop Technician III Resume

Summary : Prefer a challenging environment where technical skills in, Aircraft Structures can be utilized. In particular, capable of making significant contributions to the mission of any industry or enterprise.

Skills : Fork lift operation, Plant machinery maintenance.

Description :

    1. Meet with customers to wright estimates and develop a repair plan for vehicles.
    2. Air tools to disassemble and reassemble vehicles.
    3. Small hand tools to straighten dents, such as hammers, dollies, grinders, drills, sanders and paint guns.
    4. Repair damage to vehicles to customers and insurance company satisfaction.
    5. Obtain class A license with the tanker, hazmat, combination and air brake endorsements.
    6. Customer satisfaction while building a client list. Skills Used Communication skills, Business and Management skills.
    7. The use of hazards materials and safety skills, Quality control skills, Lean Manufacturing skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Law Enforcement

Asst. Body Shop Technician Resume

Objective : Hard-working experienced jack of all trades. Accomplished in maintenance, General Labor, Automotive Mechanic, Bodywork and Collision repair, as well as having experience in the Electrical, Plumbing and Carpentry fields. Experience speaks for its self.

Skills : HTML 5, CSS, Javascript, Bootstrap, JQuery.

Description :

    1. Requisition supplies and parts; maintain records related to the work.
    2. Replace, repair, and bump out damaged bodies and parts of automotive vehicles.
    3. Fit and install glass in windshields, doors, and windows.
    4. Repair and/or install body upholstery accessories and equipment.
    5. Work on cars or paint cars Accomplishments finished jobs in time and had clients happy Skills Used demonstrated good attitude and a very positive attitude.
    6. Repaired collision jobs. Worked with insurance adjusters.
    7. Replace wrecked parts, perform bodywork and some paintwork.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Spanish

Associate Body Shop Technician Resume

Summary : Recently worked in body shop, trying to expand skills and learn more. Looking for any entry level job so can work way up.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Windows Xp, Windows 7.

Description :

    1. Various responsibilities that are done during the restoration of a car.
    2. Starting from the teardown and labeling parts in the beginning of a build.
    3. Stripping old paintwork if not new panels involved. Assessing what needs fixing or replacing.
    4. Metalwork or fiberglass repair is needed then will do that.
    5. Adjust and aligning panels to fit and work properly.
    6. Bodywork panels where needed and primer areas also.
    7. Responsible for de-identifying trucks by taking decals and unit numbers off.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Design

Body Shop Technician Resume

Summary : Seeking a job where able to learn new skills. Have great communication, verbal, leadership and organizational abilities.

Skills : Puncher Operator, Machine Operator, Assembly Line.

Description :

    1. Paint & refinish vehicles. Light and heavy bodywork to all cars or trucks.
    2. Cleans up shop area when finished with one project before starting on a new project.
    3. Estimates for customers with damaged vehicles.
    4. Gained more experience in the body shop industry.
    5. Learned how to weld better & to use certain air tools better.
    6. Paint gun grinder welder DA & Block Sander Hammer & dolly frame machine screwdrivers air ratchets.
    7. Block sanding primer to ensure panels are straight.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma