Longo collision repair center

Looking for a self-motivated individual that is able to work a 4pm to 1am shift as a Refinish Apprentice. This person is responsible for assisting and apprenticing a Painter on all prerequisite steps, prep, and refinish required to repair vehicles in accordance with factory and dealership quality specifications and time standards. This is also a learning opportunity to get your career as a Refinish Tech well underway!

INITIAL INTERVIEW PROCESS

We are excited to introduce a convenient initial VIDEO interview process. Selected candidates will receive an invitation to participate via Spark Hire where you'll have the opportunity to present your best self; for more information and tips visit

Responsibilities
Works alongside an assigned Refinish Technician to learn how to refinish vehicles.
Inspects vehicles that enter the paint shop to ensure it has passed all previous inspections and standards.
Under the direction of the Refinish Technician, mixes paints to match color specifications or vehicles' original colors.
Assists the Refinish Technician in preparing vehicles for paint, by filling small dents and scratches with body fillers to smooth surfaces.
Applies primer over any repairs made to vehicle surfaces
Efficient at sealer and primer
Buffs and wax the finished paintwork.
Assists the Refinish Technician in laying-out logos, symbols, or designs on painted surfaces, according to blueprint specifications, using measuring instruments, stencils, and patterns.
Achieves production objectives set by Management.
Maintains and wears all safety and protective equipment, including respirator.
Complies with all laws and regulations pertaining to paint, thinners, and other hazardous material.
Helps manage material usage
Operates and uses all Paint shop equipment properly and safely.
Assists in all other areas of the CRC, as needed.
Maintains tools and equipment in a proper state of repair including mixing room.
Maintains a high level of grooming, hygiene, and uniform appearance.
Maintains high ethical standards in all actions.

Qualifications
A high school diploma or equivalent;
A minimum of Three (3) year experience replenishing vehicles;
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance related to vehicle replenishing; federal, state, and local regulations such as those governing the disposal of hazardous waste; and mathematical principles (adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying and percentages) and application;
Ability to operate manual transmission; pay attention to detail; determines cause of operating errors on a range of makes and models and decides what to do about it; determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to do the job; read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals; and reads and comprehends instructions and information in the English language;
Must have a valid driver’s license and have and maintain an acceptable, safe driving record.

Why Penske Motor Group
WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

Competitve Pay with an evening schedule for flexibility
Free Team Member parking
Training Opportunities through Penske College to help advance this position from a Job to a Career.
Full Suite of Medical Benefits to include Health, Dental and Vision Insurance – Full Time Members
Retirement Program with a Wells Fargo 401-K that includes a generous Company Match
Tuition Reimbursement
Employee Referral Bonus Program
Company Discounts on New / Leased Vehicle Purchases, Parts and Service.
Corporate Partner Discounts with companies such as Oakley, RayBan, General Electric, Microsoft, Quicken, Dell Computers, PC Mall, Verizon Wireless, AAA Insurance and many more.
Access to our Health & Wellness Program which includes an on-site gym, Wellness Coach and more.

ABOUT US

Longo Toyota/Scion and Longo Lexus, part of Penske Motor Group, LLC, is taking a different approach to automotive sales. We understand that the wants and needs of our guest are changing every day. By adapting and providing superior guest service has made Longo the #1 Toyota retailer for 50 consecutive years and the world’s largest dealership.

We’re looking for Team Members who are eager, well-rounded, ambitious and who want to jump into a new and exciting career. Our Learning & Development programs are geared to provide you with the proper introduction into the organization and our team of experts in every discipline will provide you the guidance needed to ensure your success.

Some companies may promise the world by offering you a fancy title or tell you about a creative benefits program that doesn’t fit your personal needs. We firmly believe in transparency with everything that we do and in providing a variety of benefit offerings that allow our Team Members to select those that are important to them. With our average Team Member having been with Longo for more than 9-years, you can tell that these beliefs are deeply rooted in our culture.

Our Commitment

Longo Toyota Service, Parts and Collision Repair Center

Health & Wellness

We’re looking for the best and brightest to become part of our winning team! If you have experience in any industry or organization that focuses on providing a superior guest experience, then we encourage you apply today.
We are looking for a Wheel Repair Technician who can thrive in our fast pace environment.

The Wheel Repair Technician is responsible for performing wheel repairs on all types of vehicles including plastic hub caps.

INITIAL INTERVIEW PROCESS
We are excited to introduce a convenient initial VIDEO interview process. Selected candidates will receive an invitation to participate via Spark Hire where you'll have the opportunity to present your best self; for more information and tips visit

Responsibilities
Essential Duties include the following. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

Preps and repairs damage on all types of wheels

Preps and repairs damage on plastic hub caps.

Maintains constant communication and coordination with Used Car Service Manager if additional work is needed.

Communicate to Used car Service Manager of work outlined if it is not needed, or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time.

Follows laws pertaining to safe storage and use of products.

Follows all company safety policies, operations and practices.

Assists in all other areas of the service department, as needed.

Performs other administrative duties, as needed.

Maintains assigned workspace in an organized and clean manner.
Maintains tools and equipment in a proper state of repair.

Maintains a high level of grooming, hygiene, and uniform appearance.
Maintains high ethical standards in all actions.
Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Individuals should possess:

A high school diploma or equivalent, desired;
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance use for interior repairs and mathematical principles (adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying and percentages) and application;
Ability to operate manual transmissions vehicles; read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals; read and comprehend instructions and information in the English language;
Must have a valid driver’s license and have and maintain an acceptable, safe driving record.
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. Individual will be required to:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Stand for long periods of time;
Exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects and use hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Why Penske Motor Group
BECAUSE WE ARE AWESOME!

Longo Toyota is a proud member of the Penske Motor Group family of automotive dealerships. We take a different approach than others in the industry. We provide the best possible guest experience for the tens of thousands that we serve annually, whether they are purchasing a new vehicle, a pre-owned vehicle or having their vehicle serviced by one of our expert Technicians. Adapting to the ever changing needs of our guests and providing superior guest service is why Longo Toyota is the world's largest dealership and #1 since 1967.

We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team!

Are you eager, well-rounded, and ambitious?

Do you value exceptional guest service?

Are you ready for the new adventure in your career?

Then apply with us today!

We firmly believe in transparency with everything we do and we believe in being a TEAM, which are probably the top reasons that our average Team Member has been with Longo for more than 9 years.

NEED WE SAY MORE...OK, OUR TEAM MEMBERS ALSO ENJOY

Free Employee Parking

Training Opportunities through Penske College to help advance this position from a Job to a Career

Full Suite of Medical Benefits to include Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

401K with Company Match

Tuition Reimbursement

Employee Referral Bonus Program

Company and Corporate Partner Discounts to companies like GE, Dell, Microsoft, Quicken and many others

Access to our Health & Wellness Program which includes our in-house Wellness Coach and more