Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Repair and refinish automotive vehicle bodies and straighten vehicle frames.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Integrity * Achievement/Effort * Innovation * Analytical Thinking * Persistence * Initiative * Stress Tolerance * Independence

Representative Tasks * File, grind, sand, and smooth filled or repaired surfaces, using power tools and hand tools. * Follow supervisors' instructions as to which parts to restore or replace and how much time the job should take. * Sand body areas to be painted and cover bumpers, windows, and trim with masking tape or paper to protect them from the paint.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Construction,

Job Family Installation, Maintenance, and Repair

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