• Paint and Body Technician- Lorton, VA

    Job Locations US-VA-Lorton
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(10/24/2018 3:17 PM)
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    Internal Code 3
    Transdev Services
  • Overview

    Paint and Body Technician – Lorton, VA

    Salary $32.00 Hourly Rate


    The Paint and Body Technician must have the ability to determine which specific parts or pieces of a vehicle that needs to be repaired or replaced. Must have the ability to provide an estimate that will provide accurate information regarding the work that will be required to restore a vehicle. This includes listing each part that must be repaired or replaced, along with the amount of time that it will take to complete the task.

     Join Transdev at Lorton, VA and become a part of the largest private-sector operator of transportation in North America one that cares about its employees, passengers and the communities they serve.


    • Paid training!
    • Paid health benefits!
    • Holiday pay!
    • Paid time off!
    • 401(K) with a Company match!
    • Flexible work schedules!
    • State-of-the-art facility!
    • Modern buses!
    • Ability to advance your career!


    1. Under the guidance of Maintenance Manager, performs acceptance testing and pre-service inspections of new/repaired equipment.
    2. Reads schematics, identifies symbols, uses tools, meters, gauges and other test equipment necessary to repair, and service these systems.
    3. Prepares written reports indicating the corrective action needed.
    4. Disassembles, cleans, inspects and makes repairs to defective body and interior mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.
    5. Performs structural repair and re finishing of vehicles and equipment.
    6. Fabricates exterior and interior panels, parts, and assemblies.
    7. Performs repair on fiberglass, metal and plastic panels and assemblies.
    8. Adjusts, repairs, or replaces body hardware, glass, and related parts.
    9. Use the location maintenance information system to prepares work orders to document repair procedures, time and parts used.
    10. Safely operates shop equipment such as lathes, drill presses, grinders, welding machines and other tools within tolerances by following verbal and written instructions.
    11. Follows OSHA, Company and client policies and regulatory guidelines.
    12. Cleans assigned work areas.
    13. Performs other related work.



    Education, Licensing, and Certifications:

    • This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent


    Education Preferred:

    • Graduation from a diesel trade school



    • Three to five years of recent bus or heavy duty truck repair experience




    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations as sanctioned by the Department of Transportation, may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • 5% of work is accomplished in doors and in air conditioned or well-ventilated facilities.
    • 95% of work is accomplished outside.
    • Performs physical activities that require considerable use of the arms, repetitive hand-wrist motion, and legs and moving the whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of passengers and materials.
    • Must be able to lift or handle up to 100 pounds (i.e., strapping in passengers and the loading and unloading passengers, etc.).
    • Exposure to heavy traffic areas while performing the duties of the job.
    • Exposure to considerable amounts of dust, vehicle fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibrations and noise.
    • Must be able to work outside in various weather conditions.




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    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.


    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.


    Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants.  Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
    EEO is the Law Poster:


    Drug free workplace


    If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check


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