Bodyman/Painter with over 28 years of experience in large high volume dealership and independent shops. Experienced includes Frame, Bodywork, Painting, Estimating.
Achieved Lead Painter status at every shop !
Owned and operated my shop for over Fifteen years .At times had as many as two other part time employees.Repaired everything from Lexus to GMC Grain Trucks
Refinishing of damaged vehicles. Worked second shift within three weeks caught shop up on work. Used PPG DBC to start then converted to PPG Waterborn system.
Started New Body shop at Dealership.Completed jobs from start to finish including estimating, tear downs, additionals, frame work, Body work, Refinishing and Consulting with Bodyshop manager ! Nexa paint system used.
Hired to run the Extremely backed up Paint and Detail shop.Did all the ordering of materials, in charge of two detail techs and a painters helper. Consistently turned over 170 paint hours and as high as 240 . PPG DBC system used.
Hired to increase paint production at dealership and train young painter.This is a Shaheen automotive Dealership. Followed my previous manager to this shop. Nexa paint system used.
Hired in as third painter, within two months was the top producing painter in shop and remained lead painter until followed manager to sister store (Team One Chevrolet) for increase in hourly rate.
Emphasis in Metals ,Welding,Woodworking , Business classes. Played Football and Baseball and achieved 5 varsity letters and named all conference in Baseball. Two time football champs, 1983 League,District, Regional,Quarter,Baseball champs finishing 34-5 ranked # 2.
Completed Color adjusting class and ,Deltron,DBC,Globel,Envirobase Certified
Completed Herbet Standox refinishing class
Completed Nexa refinish/ Color adjusting class
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