auto body repair technician resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Reliable Auto Body Technician offering in-depth knowledge of automotive makes and models acquired through 1.5 years of auto body repair work. Meticulous auto body repair professional adept in navigating industry software to log maintenance work and efficiently process work orders and invoices. Proven history of demonstrating quality and efficiency on all projects. Consistently earned high ratings on customer surveys for excellence in service and value for repairs.

  • Collision repair
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Commitment to quality
  • Welding experience
  • Attentive to detail
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Get along with others well
  • Communicate well
06/2021 to Current
Powder Coat Painter Cox Enterprises Melbourne, FL,
  • Prepared parts that required coating and diligently followed practices for applying powder coating.
  • Determined appropriate paint flow and viscosity by performing visual inspections.
  • Met expected project timeframes by supervising production workflow, parts quality and delivery.
  • Inspected work areas after each shift to ensure proper cleanliness and organization.
  • Applied primer, paints, varnishes and lacquers to walls and surfaces.
  • Monitored equipment to verify proper paint flow, viscosity and coating quality.
  • Filled hoppers and reservoirs with coating and painting materials according to project specifications.
  • Operated equipment and made adjustments to settings to achieve proper quality and adherence to requirements.
  • Loaded paint into equipment and adjusted controls to maintain consistent paint flow.
12/2019 to 06/2021
Auto Body Repair Technician Lithia Motors Casper, WY,
  • Replaced or repaired parts to complete daily work orders on vehicles.
  • Inspected automotive repairs to match paint and maintain body appearance.
  • Evaluated vehicle schematics to assess required parts and order accordingly.
  • Organized and maintained work areas free of potential hazards.
  • Attended collision program to complete training in autobody.
  • Removed dents with hammers, suction and skilled use of dolly blocks.
  • Operated hot-air welding guns and immersive hot water baths to soften plastic panels for installation.
  • Worked according to manufacturers' instructions to determine correct methods for restoring and replacing parts.
  • Covered bumpers, windows and trim with masking tape to prevent overspray or damage to adjacent areas.
  • Used metal-cutting guns, air grinders and wrenches to remove damaged vehicle sections.
  • Filled small dents and lesser cosmetic issues with plastic or solder to create smooth surfaces for painting.
07/2019 to 06/2021
Automotive Detailer City Of Boulder Boulder, CO,
  • Used steam cleaning equipment to remove dirt from engine and engine compartment.
  • Identified issues affecting safety and brought up to shift supervisor for resolution.
  • Waxed exterior of vehicles and removed it with soft cloth, buffing to brilliant shine.
  • Vacuumed car interiors to remove any dirt and debris.
  • Provided on-site detailing services to clientele at worksite locations.
  • Inspected vehicles prior to service and immediately afterwards to make sure there was no damage.
  • Vacuumed interior, cleaned upholstery, rugs and other surfaces and added air fresheners to interior of vehicle.
  • Inspected vehicles thoroughly to recommend changing of auto parts, painting and other necessary services.
  • Applied wax to auto body and wiped and buffed surfaces with cloth or buffing machines to prevent oxidation.
  • Cleaned cars both externally and internally by hand or by use of automated equipment.
  • Verified proper stickers and plates were attached to vehicle to establish status of vehicle.
  • Scrubbed, scraped and sprayed machine parts, equipment and vehicles using scrapers, brushes, cloths, cleaners, disinfectants, vacuums and hoses.
  • Inspected parts, equipment and vehicles for cleanliness, damage and compliance with applicable standards and regulations.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
03/2018 to 06/2019
Stocker Associate Walgreens City, STATE,
  • Received and stocked merchandise and organized and maintained backroom by following company safety, cleaning and operating procedures.
  • Arranged and organized merchandise and supplies and identified shrink and damages to maintain work environment.
  • Processing freight and preparing backroom for incoming freight.
  • Maintained merchandise presentation by stocking and rotating merchandise.
  • Utilized inventory management system to complete bin audits, work inventory exceptions and correct shelf capacities.
  • Complied with company standards of ethics and integrity by implementing action plans and executing business processes and practices.
  • Palletized merchandise for easy movement to sales floor locations.
  • Maintained neat, safe and orderly workspace to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Followed proper stock rotation procedures to minimize obsolescence and remove out of date items from sales floor.
  • Greeted customers and retrieved requested products to drive satisfaction.
05/2017 to 04/2018
Cashier Company Name City, State,
  • Operated cash register, collected payments and provided accurate change.
  • Assisted with purchases, locating items and signing up for rewards programs.
  • Helped customers find specific products, answered questions and offered product advice.
  • Wrapped items and bagged purchases properly to prevent merchandise breakage.
  • Welcomed customers, offering assistance to help find necessary store items.
  • Processed all sales transactions accurately and promptly to prevent long customer wait times.
  • Assisted customers with account updates, new service additions and promotional offers.
  • Maintained high productivity by efficiently processing cash, credit, debit and voucher program payments for customers.
  • Observed company return policy when processing refunds, including inspecting merchandise for wear or damage.
  • Wiped down counters and conveyor belt to remove debris and maintain cleanliness.
  • Trained new team members in cash register operation, stock procedures and customer service.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2018
High School Diploma:
Appleton North Highschool - Appleton, WI,
Expected in 05/2021
Fox Valley Technical College - Appleton, WI
  • Major in Auto Collision
  • FVTC Scholarship Recipient
  • Associate degree
  • Dean's List Honoree 1st and 2nd semester in 2019

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School Attended

  • Appleton North Highschool
  • Fox Valley Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Powder Coat Painter
  • Auto Body Repair Technician
  • Automotive Detailer
  • Stocker Associate
  • Cashier


  • High School Diploma
  • GED

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