Welcome to David McDavid Luxury Body Shop! At David McDavid, our goal is absolute perfection. We perform quality auto body and paint repairs on your vehicle and offer an outstanding customer experience. We take pride in our work and back it up with a lifetime warranty. Experience the David McDavid Luxury Body difference. Streamlined, easy and hassle free. We take care of everything from working with your insurance company to arranging a rental car. Our associates are committed to making your collision repair experience as positive as possible. While it's not easy to turn an auto accident into a memorable service experience, our professional collision repair representatives are trained to do just that. You will find that our associates are knowledgeable, friendly and professional. We employ only highly qualified collision repair technicians to perform the complex structural, mechanical, body and refinish work required to meet industry repair quality standards.
The Body Shop Technician is responsible for repairing all assigned vehicles. Damaged vehicles should be restored to pre-accident condition, following the written repair order. The Body Technician plays a key role in delivering on Asbury's Collision promise of speed, quality and customer satisfaction.
Repair Planning: Approaches repair planning with a sense of urgency and detail to avoid waste and rework later in the process. De-trims and disassembles vehicles, putting parts on parts carts. Performs pre-pulls to make repair vs. replace decisions.
Parts Procurement: Assists in identifying and sourcing parts as necessary. Uses good judgment in determining when damaged parts can be safely repaired for cost and cycle-time savings. Helps maintain parts/materials carts in an organized manner.
Team Engagement & Problem-Solving: Knows status of own vehicles and is open to others’ feedback on getting and keeping vehicles on schedule for on-time delivery. Helps problem-solve on vehicles assigned to other team members.
Vehicle Repair: Performs quality repairs without passing on defects. Meets or exceeds the Collision Center's requirements for productivity as measured by hours per day for each repair order. Follows all quality control processes and meets the return rate target.
Safe & Organized Workplace: Consistently utilizes all required safety equipment and follows proper repair procedures. Adheres to all requirements for hazardous waste disposal. Keeps personal work area organized and returns tools, materials and equipment to designated areas.
Knowledge of manufacturers’ repair processes & adherence to Asbury Automotive collision’s technical repair processes.
Ability to use frame and measuring equipment per vendor procedures.
Must maintain a valid state driver’s license in order to drive any customer or company vehicle.
ASE certification in body repairs.
Auto Body Vo-Tech certificate preferred.
Demonstrated commitment to continued learning by ongoing participation in I-CAR
ProLevel training and other industry-required training.
I-CAR Welding certificate preferred.
Predictable and reliable attendance required.
Periodic lifting and carrying objects over 50 pounds.
Reaching above and below shoulder level.
Able to push materials/parts carts and push cars (with assistance).
Extended periods of kneeling, bending, squatting and stooping to complete or inspect repairs.
Manual dexterity and eye/hand coordination to operate equipment.
May be exposed to repetitive tasks involving hand and arm motion.
May be required to inspect vehicles outdoors in inclement weather.
May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, high levels of dust and noise in repair center.
Must be able to wear protective equipment, including respirator.
Clean driving record with valid driver license
Must be able to pass pre-employment screens (background & drug test)
Paid time off (PTO) and holidays for full-time positions
Three affordable healthcare plans to select from that meet your healthcare needs along with two dental plans and optional vision coverage
Dedicated health concierge service
Virtual office visits through Teladoc if you elect medical coverage
Specialty pharmacy and pain management programs included with elected medical coverage
Promotional pricing for LASIK and PRK procedures if you elect vision coverage
Company contribution to HSA program
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Uniforms and launder services provided for select positions
Relocation packages available for select positions
Tool allowances available for select positions
Complimentary Basic Life Insurance
401 (K) company match plan available for full-time and part-time team members
Discounts at participating local businesses
Discounts on vehicle purchases and services
On-site health fairs and seminars
Life management services
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Paid training for most positions
On-site training and online digital training programs
Educational reimbursement program for technicians
College Scholarship Program is available for eligible dependents of Asbury employees
Technician Guild Program
Company social events
Mobile phone discount select positions
Gym membership discounts
Employee referral program to earn additional income
Return-to-Work Program for workers who are injured while on the job
Safety training that is tied to your specific position, so you get the training most pertinent to your career