Northside Ford PREPPER in San Antonio, Texas
Description/Job Summary SUMMARY Assists Painter in refinishing damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles in accordance with factory and dealership quality specifications and time standards. Responsibilities/Duties Essential Duties include the following. Other duties may be assigned. * Operates and uses all body shop equipment properly and safely. * Removes rust from metal, and grease and dirt from work surface. * Masks and protects parts that are not to be painted or coated. * Mixes paint according to specifications. * Selects and mixes coating liquid to produce desired color. * Maintains tools and keeps equipment clean and in a proper state of repair. * Keeps work area clean. * 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. Required Skills LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Required Experience EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE High School Diploma or GED and three to six months related experience. Required Education EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE High School Diploma or GED and three to six months related experience. Required Qualifications CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Manufacturer Training Paint Manufacturer Training Valid Driver's License Details PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving wet condition, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic conditions, extreme heat and vibration.