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Body Shop Buffer

Cox Automotive | San Antonio TX 78219 USA | Part Time | Posted: 11/12/2019

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Buffer

This position is responsible for ensuring an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) quality appearance on repaired and refinished panels after paint application by utilizing finishing abrasives, buffing equipment and compounds to refine panel finish texture. Adherence to processes defined in Manheim’s Body Shop Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) is required.
 
Job Responsibilities:

  • Inspect refinished body panels for proper color match and acceptable finish texture, bringing any quality issues to management’s attention immediately.
  • Prepare surface for buffing utilizing proper finish sanding products and technique (see SOP).
  • Restore refinish panel(s) to OEM quality utilizing provided rotary buffer, correct buffing technique, compounds and polishes defined in SOP.
  • Inspect remaining (not repaired/refinished) vehicle surfaces for overspray and remove as needed.
  • Remove and clean all compound or polish residue from buffed panels completely and inspect for acceptable finish quality.
  • Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such. Actively participate in support of allsafety activities aligned with Safety Excellence.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • 2 – 5 years of buffing experience or experience working in a body shop/repair preferred. Valid respirator Fit Test required.
  • Paint Training Certification as defined in HAPS 6H regulation required.
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required.
  • Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission. Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear.
  • Frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, squat and climb. Ability to lift 1-15 pounds.
  • Manual dexterity, repetitive motion tasks.
  • Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 


About Cox Automotive

Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone, while also enabling mobility services. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto® and Xtime®, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. www.coxautoinc.com

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

 

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Location San Antonio, TX, 78219, United States
Categories Installation/Maintenance/Repair

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