Role Profile & Pay Grade:
Van Wert, Ohio
We make life better, one relationship
and one vehicle at a time.
To be the partner of choice, dedicated to
safety and innovation, delivering an exceptional
customer experience through empowered employees.
Summary of Responsibilities
The bodywork operator performs high quality metal finishing and sub-straight operations including sandblasting, fill work, priming, foaming and compartment lining for final preparation of the module and other assemblies for paint operations.
Summary of Activities
|Use of knowledge of metal finishing techniques||Detect defects, such as dents, scratches, or breaks in metal|
|Prepare vehicles for painting||Knowledge of filling a variety of sizes of small dents, gaps and scratches with body filler and smooth surfaces|
|Mix polyester resins and hardeners to be used in coating|
|Apply caulk and seal seams as needed|
|Spray prepared surfaces with specified amounts of primers|
|Touch up and sufrace as needed||Verification and inspection of final finish bodywork|
|Sand vehicle surfaces||Between coats of primer in order to remove flaws and enhance adhesion for subsequent coats|
|Spray prepared surfaces with foam insulation|
|Spray prepared compartment surfaces with lining|
|Comprehend work orders||Reveive, review, and interpret instructions and prints. Plan details of working procedure, tooling, and material requirements|
Technical Skills/Competencies (Technical Knowledge, Education and Experience)
Personality Traits / Core Skills
Essential Functions/Physical Requirements