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Auto Body Painters specialize in the intricate craft of matching old paint to new colors and applying the paint to the car via a spray gun. Hand-painting and dip-painting are also common skills. Responsibilities highlighted on sample resumes of Auto Body Painters include assisting in sanding, priming, and taping the car; and mixing paint and adjusting the color, if needed. Auto Body Painters list a high school diploma on their resumes as a minimum educational requirement, though some go a step further and complete formal training on a program in the field.

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Auto Body Painter I Prepper

Applied Painting of vehicles to include base, top and clear coats using HVLP paint guns.

  • Ensured proper maintenance of hand tools.
  • Maintained paint booth by replacing filters and fan belts.
  • Prepared surfaces for paint by removing rust, paint and loose particles using automated
  • Administered mix of colors and ensure match with original color
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
2

Auto Body Painter and Head Porter

Prepped, buffed, and painted up to ten cars daily

  • Drove about four cars to and from dealers after work was completed
  • Promoted to Head Porter and managed two porters and five shop accounts. Trained four new employees
  • Promoted to a field specialist (Painter). Took mobile van to accounts and performed on average eight repairs on field daily
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Business Administration
3

Auto Body Painter

Responsible for overseeing the paint shop.

  • Including ordering of paint, supplies and organizing.
  • Ensured all body repairs were done properly before paint process.
  • Completed vehicles from start to finish in the refinishing process.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Auto Body Painter Assistant (internship)

Prepped auto parts/cars ready for primer and paint

  • Researched & applied paint codes to mix the paint for the cars
  • Sanded down cars/ parts for service
  • Clean customers cars once work was completed
  • Called and followed up with customer accounts
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Applied Science (aas)
5

Auto Body Painter

Prepared, primed, and painted approximately 30 to 35 autos per week.

  • Demonstrated expertise with a wide variety of foreign and domestic vehicle makes, including Honda, Toyota, Nissan, Ford, and Chevrolet.
  • Entrusted to paint luxury cars, including Ferrari, BMW, and Maserati.
  • Edged hoods, doors, fenders, and other auto body parts for painting.
  • Applied sealant, primed, and wet sanded auto body panels.
  • Fixed small scratches and dents on bumpers, and minor dents on panels.
  • Reassembled cars after project, including seats, door panels, hoods, bumpers, and fenders.
  • Trusted with keys to open and close shop when needed.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Automotive Collision Repair
6

Auto Body Painter

Reduce dirt and debris from booth and automobile to ensure the highest quality

  • Maximize efficiency by effectively scheduling each R/O to meet deadlines
  • Train and mentor new employees on adhering to all policy and procedures
  • Ensure accuracy of inventory and materials to minimize lost time
  • Neatly mask adjacent panel to ensure no over spray
  • Troubleshoot color match to ensure accuracy
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
Technology
7

Auto Body Painter

Assist in the day-to-day running of the workshop

  • Paint and repair bodywork on damaged Access A Ride buses
  • Ensure the workshop is kept clean and in full working order for all the painters
  • Be punctual for every shift and work on a rotating schedule
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Culinary Arts
8

Auto Body Painter

Responsible for sanding the body of cars and prepping them for painting.

  • Responsible for the Auto Body painting of cars.
  • Responsible for putting decals on Sheriffs/Police cars.
  • Responsible for detailing cars.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job

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