Body Shop Technician - Columbus, Ohio, United States

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Category: Auto Collision Center,Automotive,Body Shop Painter,Body Shop Technician,Body Shop
  • Published: 08-01-2022
  • Job Location: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Job Description:

Automotive Body Shop Technician

The Body Shop Technician will restore structural condition in accordance with Direct Collision integrity and manufacturer's specifications

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None


  • Restore structural condition in accordance with Direct Collision integrity and manufacturer's specifications
  • Communicate with body shop manager and parts department through all collision repairs
  • Ability to work with a variety of materials, along with basic electrical, glass and mechanical installations
  • Maintain communication with entire collision center/dealership associates throughout the day
  • Execute repair procedures and protocols in a timely manner based on estimates time-frame
  • Perform any other work related duties assigned by his/her supervisor
  • Flexibility with days and hours in times of high volume
Job Requirements:

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Ownership of tools
  • Ability to work independently without close supervision, and be flexible/adaptable to constant change
  • Strong communication skills
  • Prompt and courteous demeanor
  • Positive and hardworking personality
  • A valid driver license clean driving record

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous automotive body shop and/or collision repair experience
  • Auto Collision Repair (ICAR) or Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications are preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Be able to stand on your feet 8 hours a day
  • Be able to bend and twist at the waist
  • Be able to lift at least 25 lbs

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401K Plan with employer matching
  • Paid time off and vacation
  • Growth opportunities
  • Employee vehicle purchase plans
  • Family owned and operated
  • Long term job security
  • Health and Wellness Coaching
  • Discounts on products and services

Who We Are

Krieger Ford is a locally-owned, family-operated Ford dealership serving Central Ohio for over 50 years.  At Krieger Ford, we strive to make every customer a customer for life. Happy employees make happy customers, and we reward individuals for their hard work and dedication. Our dealership works as a team, and we strive to be the best for our customers. 

Every employee at Krieger Ford is absolutely critical to its success and we are always looking for bright, driven, and energetic professionals to add to our world-class team. Our promise is to keep delivering the same award winning service and value that our community has come to expect from our dealership through the years.