Hawk Ford of Oak Lawn is seeking experienced Body Shop Journeyman Technician(s). As an Automotive Technician (Journeyman) you will paint and perform any repair work in the reconditioning of automotive and / or truck bodies, chassis and parts. Automotive Technicians in our service departments can expect a clean, safe, and state-of-the-art environment to work in. The jobs are challenging and extensive training is available to those who are career focused.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Repairs vehicles per estimate and according to manufacturer standards
  • Checks parts against estimate and ensures proper parts are ordered and received
  • Prepares vehicles for body repair work
  • Notifies management of any additional repairs needed
  • Notifies management of any difficulties or problems that may prevent a quality job from being performed or cause a change in the promised time
  • Maintains tools and equipment in a proper state of repair
  • Maintains and wears all required safety and health personal protective equipment, including respirator, in the manner recommended by the equipment manufacturer
  • Complies with all laws and regulations pertaining to paint, thinners, and other hazardous materials. Reports any deviations to management
  • Cooperates and assists other personnel in the repair and prepping of vehicles
  • Understands, keeps abreast of, and complies with federal, state, and local regulations that affect body shop operations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know, etc.
  • Operates all tools and equipment in a safe manner
  • Maintain customer satisfaction standards and provide excellent customer service experiences
  • Dispose of all obsolescence
  • Returns unused to Parts Department for proper credit to repair order

This is a Full-Time 701 Union Position 

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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