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At Peterson our Vision is to be our customers' first choice. We
put our customers first and continually strengthen our partnerships
through our employee's hard work, ingenuity and determination. Our
85 year history is a reflection of our collective efforts and
We provide a family oriented environment that promotes safety,
personal growth and professional achievement. Critical to our
continued success is hiring and developing exceptional employees.
We are deeply committed to providing an environment necessary to
attract and retain engaged employees who will relentlessly strive
to reach Peterson's strategic goals and vision. We have high
standards for our employees, with good reason. They represent
Peterson, our family, our brand, and our values to customers and
our team members.
We have high expectations and so do you. You are exceptionally
motivated, have outstanding skills, and are looking for more than
just a job. We offer competitive wages, generous benefits, and
promotional opportunities at a family owned and operated business
that really cares about employees. If you want to work side-by-side
with others who are passionate about customer service, consider
joining our team. You can help us write more chapters in our
success story as we move towards celebrating our 100 year
Peterson Trucks has an immediate need for an experienced Body
Shop Technician at our Eugene, OR location.
This position will perform repairs on bodies and body parts of
trucks, busses and other related vehicles according to repair
manuals and industry standards, using hand tools and power
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
The following reflects management's definition of essential
functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be
assigned. Management may assign or reassign the functions to this
job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
Job functions include the following. Other duties may be
Perform work as outlined on repair order with speed, quality and
Advise Body Shop Supervisor or Manager if additional work is
needed that is not on the estimate/repair order or if work outlined
is not needed.
Perform body and fender repairs on aluminum and steel cabs and
perform fiberglass repairs on all makes and models.
Perform welding; steel and aluminum, stick, wire feed, etc.
Perform body and panel alignment.
Prepare vehicle for painting process.
Paint vehicles per paint manufacturer's specifications,
including priming and sealing.
Secure needed parts from Parts Department in order to make
necessary repairs by furnishing the proper vehicle information and
repair order number. Use adequate, but not excessive, amounts of
materials and supplies.
Operate all equipment in body shop.
Attend required technical schools and training sessions in order
to increase and update professional knowledge when available.
Maintain a safe working environment and observe all safety
procedures, laws, policies and rules. Clean up work area and tools
between job assignments.
Communicate with internal and external customers in a manner
that promotes a positive relationship.
- Maintain punctual, regular, and predictable attendance.
High school diploma or GED required, Vocational/Technical School
preferred; and a minimum of 5 years of directly related experience
working in all repairs to steel and aluminum cabs; or an equivalent
combination of education and work experience. Experience in
painting process, fiber glass repair, aluminum and steel welding
required. Experience in electrical and chassis preferred.
Peterson Trucks, Inc. is committed to equal employment
opportunity and affirmative action. Minorities, females, veterans,
and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. A drug
screen and background check is required.