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Collision Technician

Revel

Revel

Software Engineering
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 27, 2023

About Revel

Revel’s mission is to accelerate EV adoption by providing the infrastructure and services that make it easy to go electric. While other companies set goals for 2030, we’re focused on change we can make today. We’re also focused on cities, which have the biggest barriers to EV adoption but the most potential for change.

Our Operating Principles

Revel’s Operating Principles represent who we are, how we act, and what we believe. They define our culture.

Empathy. We seek to understand the experiences and perspectives of each other, our customers and the communities where we operate.

Ownership. We are excited by big challenges and care deeply about our work. We empower and rely on each other and hold ourselves to a high standard.

Humility. We take our work seriously but not ourselves. We’re approachable, curious, and know we have a lot to learn.

Adaptability. We expect change and quickly adjust our approach to reflect new information. We know success requires seeing opportunity in obstacles and relentlessly improving.

Simplicity. We clarify and prioritize what can be done now. We strive to keep things no more complicated than absolutely required.

Revel is searching for a skilled collision/auto body technician to join our team. Your primary job in this role will be to perform bodywork on our fleet of rideshare EV’s. Our technicians work as part of a team. It’s important that you’re able to work well with others and capable of demonstrating professionalism in the workplace. While under supervision of the Service Manager, the technician must be able to work independently and efficiently in order to meet deadlines. The successful candidate will possess strong communication skills, enjoy problem-solving and possess a basic understanding of automotive repair.

Main responsibility of the technician will involve repairing, replacing a variety of automotive parts, refinishing vehicles and preparing them to be painted. This may include but is not limited to sanding, priming and taping cars to ensure that the body of the vehicle is ready to take on paint.

Frame/heavy collision experience is not necessary but must be able to install, align, and adjust new panels such as fenders, hoods, doors, and tailgates. We would appreciate some experience working in a busy shop environment with modern tools and equipment.

If you believe that you would do well as a technician in our shop, then we’d love to take a look at your resume.

Responsibilities:

  • Disassemble and assemble vehicles for repair
  • Repair and replace a variety of vehicle parts
  • Perform diagnostic tests to ensure that all issues have been detected and resolved
  • Follow all workplace safety requirements
  • Prepare cars to be painted by welding, sanding, filing, grinding and refinishing
  • Ensure all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time
  • Plan work procedure: follow work order for all operations listed
  • Mend damaged body by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts; ensure all gaps and fits are to industry standards; remove damaged fenders, panels and grills; and bolts or welds replacement parts in position and reassemble after parts are painted
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools (e.g. welder, soldering equipment, cutting torch, blocks, hammers, wrenches, sander, spray guns, etc.)
  • Repair or replace defective parts
  • Ensure all needed repairs identified to eliminate supplements and minimize repair time
  • Inspect and test drive repaired vehicles to check for compliance with safety and quality standards; Wash and prepare vehicles return
  • Comply with all safety rules, guidelines and standards
  • Perform other related duties as assigned relating to, but not limited to washing cars, cleaning the shop, etc.

Requirements:

  • Previous experience as an auto body technician is required, 3-5 years preferred
  • Ability to utilize a wide variety of vehicle maintenance and repair tools
  • Basic technological and mathematical proficiency
  • Ability to follow all workplace safety requirements
  • You are at least 18 years of age
  • You have the ability to effectively communicate with others
  • You are able ability to read and understand instructions, written estimates and work orders
  • You are able to multi-task and adapt easily to a fast-paced environment
  • Have a valid driver's license
  • Ability to perform heavy lifting of up to 50 pounds

Additional Qualifications

  • Previous experience working with EV’s (Tesla, Kia, Toyota)
  • Bonus if you are capable of heavy collision/frame work as well as electrical work, diagnostic work, suspension work, and general mechanical

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation range 22$-28$

  • Free Moped rides and discounted Rideshare rides
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401k
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time

Revel is an equal opportunity employer. All facets of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or release, will be based on merit, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

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