Body Shop Technicians - 16 Locations in the US
Location:
Tampa , Florida
Posted:
May 13, 2017
Reference:
1307187
Position Summary:
If you are self-driven, passionate about quality work, and efficient with vehicle/bodyshop repair processes then you might want to consider working at Penske as a Body Shop Technician. We have 16 locations across the United States, click here to see where!

A Penske Body Shop Technician is required to perform diagnostic procedures and repairs such as Cab/Sheet Metal Repair, Composite Repair/Bonding, Heating/Air Conditioning Systems, Surface Preparation, Fiberglass Repair, and Box Repair/Replacement without supervision. Under supervision, this position will also perform diagnostic procedures and repairs such as Suspension Repair/Alignment, Electrical/Brake/Cooling System, Painting/Mixing/Tinting/Blending, and Welding/Fabricating.

We offer excellent training, top notch tools, and great benefits. We measure our body shop technicians on their efficiency to complete quality repairs in time standards, this also allows for pay for performance bonuses.

Locations in: Woodland, CA; Tampa, FL; Northwood, OH; Indianapolis, IN; Houston, TX; Reading, PA; Hartford, CT; Poplar Bluff, MO; Greensboro, NC; Phoenix, AZ; Garland, TX; Norcross, GA; Fort Wayne, IN; Milwaukee, WI; Lithia Springs, GA; Annapolis Junction, MD.

Major Responsibilities:
-Perform mechanical and general appearance reconditioning of equipment for "trade-ins" and prepare new equipment for delivery.
-Identify and determine parts required for repair of disassembled units
-Identify warrantable repairs and document on repair order
-Maintain work area appearance and safety
-Road test vehicles when necessary
-Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

-Body Shop Technicians have three categories based on the number of years or practice experience: entry-level (0-2 years), mid-career (3-4 years), and experienced 5 years
-High School Diploma or equivalent required
-Vocational/technical school preferred
-Specialized training and experience in the repair/refinish of all series of truck and trailer preferred
-Proficiency in the use of all tools of trade (including welding equipment, paint equipment, shop machines, and power tools) required
-Current CDL with air brake certification, or ability to obtain in the first 3-6 months of employment.
-Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook required
-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required

Physcial Capabilities
-The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-The associate must regularly lift and /or move up to 25lbs/12kg, frequently lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg. - Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus.
- While performing the duties of this Job, the associate is regularly required to stand; walk; sit and talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pa., is a joint venture among Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 200,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, transportation and warehousing management, and supply chain management solutions. Visit www.GoPenske.com to learn more about the company and its products and services.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer

A little about us:
Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics proudly recruits and hires veterans nationwide. We’re annually listed on the Victory Media Top 100 Military-Friendly Employer list (they publish G.I. Jobs and Military Spouse magazines). Last year, 13 percent of new hires were veterans. The company is actively hiring truck drivers, truck maintenance and logistics operations personnel. We are a leading global transportation services provider, offering full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions.

Know someone who would be interested in this job? Share it with your network.