Auto-body Tech / General Technician
For over 50 years, CARSTAR has been making accidents un-happen – repairing more than 100,000 cars and trucks every year!
As a General technician, you will be focused on many different area of the operation. From receiving and checking parts, disassembling vehicles for estimates, receiving newly repaired cars from the paint and licensed body technicians and prepare them for our customers. You’ll get to oversee everything that relates to creating the perfect surface for a beautiful coat of paint and a courtesy interior clean up. Your work is the icing on the cake, the wow factor our customers love and you get to oversee the whole process from the time the vehicle gets taken apart to pulling the vehicle outside after its been repaired, painted and detailed.
You’ll succeed as a General Technician because you have great:
o Attention to Detail – > staying focused on the job at hand and following our standard operating procedures, as well as prioritizing your work load
o Communication Skills – > you like being a part of a team and contribute to an enjoyable work environment
o Balancing Quality and Speed– > your attention to detail will really shine through here, our customers will spread the word when we do amazing work and our business succeeds when you can do it quickly
This position is an entry level position within our organization but salary will be based on the experience you have in the field thus far. This position will open up many doors for you within the auto body field, whether it’s the paint department or a body technician or even in the estimating department, we always promote from within. Also, we can assist in your enrollment of the apprentice program.
This position reports to our operations manager. It’s a full-time permanent position working at our Cambridge location. Full time hours are Monday to Friday, 7:45 to 5.
Body Technician role
As a licensed technician (or working towards), you’ll be working on a variety of repairs to cars, vans, and trucks that have been in accidents. They need your help to get back on the road again.
You’ll succeed as an auto body tech because you’re able to balance quality and speed. You know customers only spread the word when you do amazing work. You also know that the business succeeds when you figure out how to solve problems independently & quickly.
You want to be at the top of your game and the cutting edge of the industry. You’re committed to continual training and improvement and attracted to a shop that will support you to develop your skills.
This position reports to our production manager. It’s a full-time permanent position working from our CAMBRIDGE location. Full time hours are Monday to Friday, 7:45am to 5pm.
o Licensed technician, license in progress, or willing to become an apprentice
o Able to work full-time in a physically demanding role
o Valid driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract
CARSTAR is an industry leader with 200+ best-in-class collision and glass centres operating nation-wide with ethics, standards and consistency at their core. CARSTAR repairs 100,000+ vehicles per year and provides unparalleled customer experience, cost containment, and turn around time.
CARSTAR is proud to have been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. We’re proud that employee satisfaction scores are well above industry standards, with 80+ NPS scores on employee engagement and appreciation. And we’re proud of our fundraising initiatives, through which our employees and partners have raised over $2 million for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.
How to Apply
We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us with the “Need Help” button in the application.
We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Apprenticeship
Salary: $16.00 to $25.00 /hour
- AUTOMOTIVE: 1 year (Required)
- Automotive REPAIR: 1 year (Required)
- Cambridge, ON (Preferred)
- G Drivers (Required)
- 310 B (Preferred)