Qualified Panelbeater

Main Responsibilities: Strip and compare quotation to damage.Advise Estimator of discrepancies and make the necessary changes to the job card.Applying discretionary expertise to repair versus replace in conjunction with estimator.Signing for all new parts from store.Putting parts for painting in paint shop and controlling the timeline.Fitting all parts to the required level of expertise to the vehicle understanding that quality control is built into the repair process.Discussing delays with the GM and Estimator/workshop controller.Working overtime when required.Clean and assist with general workshop housekeeping.Assist with moving vehicle around shop and Wash Bay.Comply to parts processes to only order parts as per job cards and direct orders from General Manager.Follow up on parts shortages and discrepancies not on job card.Identify and accurately track all back-order parts keeping information relevant.Attend departmental meeting to ensure effective communicationProvide feedback to all front-line staff, during WIP meeting, on individual customer vehicle parts. performance against targets (departmental meeting)Minimum Requirements: Qualified Automotive Body Repairer (Red Seal Certificate)Minimum of 3 years working experience within an automotive body shop essentialEssential Competencies/Ability: Planning and OrganisingFollowing Instructions and ProceduresPassion for ExcellenceResults DrivenUnderstanding mechanical repairsWorking experience with general body shop equipment
Cape Town, WC, ZA