Body Shop Technician


Vaughn Automotive Group
Alexandria, Louisiana
Locations: Alexandria, Opelousas

The work location for this position is in Bunkie, LA.

2 positions open at this time

Attractive Compensation Package for Qualified Candidates

Collision Center Technician – Auto Dealership

We know that good body techs do more than repairs, they make our customer’s vehicles—and our shop—look good! If you are experienced, hard-working and known for your skill and attention to detail, then our busy collision center may be the perfect fit for you. You will need to have at least six months of experience in frame, metal and interior repairs on collision-damaged vehicles to qualify for this amazing opportunity with excellent earning potential.

Job Responsibilities

  • Possess an operating knowledge of measuring systems
  • Diagnose and repair full-frame vehicles and uni-body structural damage
  • Repair and replace body panels
  • Replace damaged wiring harnesses or reinstall harnesses after body repair
  • Remove and reinstall interiors
  • Attend weekly department meetings
  • Maintain clean work area

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or GED; 6 months to 1 year of related experience and/or training; Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience will also be considered.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations (Including Driver's License)

Operator Driver's License (must be insurable)

Physical Demands

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 essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to sit and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds; frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and depth perception.

Compensation Package

In addition to career-long personal development, our associates enjoy much higher than average area compensation, continuous training and many benefits including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vision Insurance
  • Employee Discounts

About Our Dealership

Lloyd Vaughn established Vaughn Motors in Bunkie in 1998 and has since grown to 6 locations serving the Central Louisiana area.  Lloyd's goal for Vaughn Automotive is to become one of the best known and most respected Dealerships in Central Louisiana, with a long history of outstanding customer satisfaction and service. We have a strong and committed staff with many years of experience satisfying our customers' needs.  We are looking for self-motivated individuals interested in advancement in a growing company.

We invite you to take a look at us and join our team!

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