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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Summary

Hardworking [Job Title] committed to workplace safety and efficiency. Skilled in maintaining shop areas to prevent hazards and foster efficiency. Seeking to apply [Number] years of auto body experience to take next career step with growing team. Dynamic auto body professional bringing a strong background in auto body repair demonstrated through [Number] years of automotive experience. Skilled in repair and fabrication of the highest quality. Strong knowledge of [Area of related knowledge] and [Area of related knowledge]. Reliable Auto Body Technician offering in-depth knowledge of automotive makes and models acquired through [Number] years of auto body repair work. Willing and able to apply expertise in [Area of expertise] to add an invaluable new facet to the [Company name] team. Ambitious [Job Title] aiming to fulfill an Auto Body Technician opportunity that will aptly utilize a demonstrated history of quality repair work. Eager to offer [Number] years of industry experience to add an invaluable new facet to an existing team. Detail-oriented auto body professional actively pursuing a management role to apply expansive experience in management roles. Dependable auto body repair professional aiming to fulfill an opportunity within the [Company name] team. Highly skilled in all facets of auto body repair illustrated over [Number] years in related roles.

Skills
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Commitment to quality
  • Ability to interpret schematics
  • Collision repair
  • Insurance knowledge
  • Auto body fabrication
  • Welding experience
  • Frame assessment
  • In-depth knowledge of varied makes and models
  • Repair estimate experience
  • Concise time management
  • Attentive to detail
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Strong leadership skills
  • New finish application
  • Car frame realignment
  • Vehicle inspections
  • Damage repairs
  • Quality control
Experience
12/2016 to 07/2017
Body Shop Technician First Transit Slaughter, LA,
  • Received new inventory orders and verified completeness and accuracy.
  • Distributed vehicle parts to technicians for replacement on in-shop vehicles.
  • Maintained and recorded costs of materials and supplies to assist with job costing and revenue projections.
  • Maintained vendor relationships and completed vehicle parts orders.
  • Monitored parts and materials storage area and maintained stock replenishment and organization.
  • Replaced or repaired parts to complete daily work orders on vehicles.
  • Organized and maintained work areas free of potential hazards.
  • Evaluated vehicle schematics to assess required parts and order accordingly.
  • Trained technicians and team members to maintain and operate all equipment safely.
  • Used buffing tools, including [Tool] to repair dents on vehicle doors and panels.
  • 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.
  • Filled small dents and lesser cosmetic issues with plastic or solder to create smooth surfaces for painting.
  • Used metal-cutting guns, air grinders and wrenches to remove damaged vehicle sections.
  • Removed dents with hammers, suction and skilled use of dolly blocks.
01/2014 to 07/2016
Body Shop Technician First Transit South Holland, IL,
  • Received new inventory orders and verified completeness and accuracy.
  • Completed [Number] daily auto body repairs with high customer satisfaction rate.
  • Attended [Class] to complete training in [Area of skill].
  • Replaced or repaired parts to complete daily work orders on vehicles.
  • Organized and maintained work areas free of potential hazards.
  • Evaluated vehicle schematics to assess required parts and order accordingly.
  • Trained technicians and team members to maintain and operate all equipment safely.
  • Used buffing tools, including [Tool] to repair dents on vehicle doors and panels.
  • 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.
  • Filled small dents and lesser cosmetic issues with plastic or solder to create smooth surfaces for painting.
  • Used metal-cutting guns, air grinders and wrenches to remove damaged vehicle sections.
  • Removed dents with hammers, suction and skilled use of dolly blocks.
10/2010 to 02/2012
Field Supervisor American Woodmark Phoenix, AZ,
  • Completed projects milestones on time by keeping team members on task and operating with efficiency.
  • Implemented proactive adjustments to work by evaluating current performance and progress with critical eye.
  • Monitored timelines, set up order of operations and managed field schedules.
  • Developed successful resolutions for issues that arose during field operations.
  • Resolved customer issues and built strong, productive relationships with project stakeholders.
  • Kept internal and vendor operations in full environmental, health, safety and regulatory compliance.
  • Maintained positive vendor relationships and open lines of communication to enable resource availability.
  • Helped engineering team members complete designs and updated production facilities to meet changing demands.
  • Implemented onsite safety protocols and procedures and properly trained all team members on prevention measures, effectively reducing injuries [Number]%.
  • Led worksite preparation and project planning for smoothly run jobs.
  • Mitigated project downtime by effectively managing, scheduling and dispatching technicians for on-site repairs.
  • Maintained high standards of safety, productivity and quality for every job.
  • Recorded supplies, parts, equipment and employee work hours for every job.
  • Estimated materials and labor requirements to complete jobs within budgetary and timeline requirements.
  • Assigned work to employees based on project requirements and individual team member strengths.
  • Conferred with other managers, technical personnel and team leaders to coordinate efficient site work and maintain tight schedules.
06/2006 to 09/2010
Machine Operator West Liberty Foods Tremonton, UT,
  • Read and understood blueprints, product specifications and tooling instructions to plan correct operational sequences and prevent materials waste.
  • Selected proper cutting tools, calculating parameters to manufacture components and parts.
  • Set up machines for various jobs to maintain compliance with manufacturing thresholds and waste reduction initiatives.
  • Operated multiple fabricating machines, including cutoff saws, shears, rolls, brakes, presses and forming or spinning machines.
Education and Training
Expected in to to
GED:
Haughton High School - Haughton, LA
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Haughton High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Body Shop Technician
  • Body Shop Technician
  • Field Supervisor
  • Machine Operator

Degrees

  • GED

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