Auto Body Technician

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VIVE Collision is Growing and We Want to Invest in You!

We are disrupting collision repair through People, Process and Passion.

Auto Body Technician

VIVE Collision offers infinite growth potential.

Don’t wait, apply today to join our elite team.

Do you always go the extra mile? Are you reliable? Are you looking for a collision repair company that values you? We believe that your success is our success. This is your opportunity to turbocharge your career!

We support our team with the latest tools and technology to ensure success. State-of-the-art collision repair equipment and tools, certifications, and training.

What’s in it for you?

  • Day one Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance options for you and your family (this includes domestic partners)
  • $50,000 employer-paid life insurance policy
  • 401K plan with an employer match
  • Employee Assistance Program, includes confidential assistance in the following areas:
    • Counseling from relationships to stress and substance abuse
    • Work/Life benefits including personal, financial, and legal issues
    • Self-Help benefits
    • Peak performance coaching
    • Lifestyle saving benefits for wellness, shopping, travel
    • Personal development and training
  • Heath savings account to assist with medical bills
  • Paid time off to promote work-life balance – 8 paid holidays including Black Friday and your BIRTHDAY!
  • Growth opportunities within our company
  • Paid training including industry certifications, I-CAR & OEM

The specific pay rate/salary offered to a candidate may be influenced by a number of factors including experience, education, specialized certifications from OEMs, and where the job is located.

The Autobody Technician is responsible for fixing a vehicle after its damage. You will perform quality structural, body, frame, and unibody repairs.  Also, assisting the estimator with accurate estimates and minimizing the need for supplements.  Understanding the repair vs. replacement process is vital in the position.

Job Requirements

  • 2 plus years of auto-body collision experience
  • Replacing and repairing bolt-on and weld-on panels
  • knowledge of structural or replacement repairs, airbag replacement, and some mechanical work
  • Meet or exceed the company’s requirements for tech efficiency, cycle time (to keep vehicles on schedule for on-time delivery), and return rate
  • Work and communicate with the production manager and estimators on the vehicle repair status, including supplements
  • Utilize all required safety equipment, follow proper repair procedures, and adhere to all requirements for hazardous waste disposal
  • Keep personal work area organized and clean, returns tools, and maintains parts/materials carts in an organized manner

Skills & Qualifications

  • ICAR and OEM training preferred
  • HS Diploma or GED, Auto Body Vo-Tech certification strongly preferred
  • History of working independently and in a team environment
  • Highly organized, able to handle multiple concurrent assignments
  • Must provide own tools (in working order)
  • Complies with the manufacturer and dealer safety guidelines and standards
  • Ability to effectively communicate with others
  • Ability to read and understand basic instructions, written estimates, and work orders
  • Multi-tasking; adapt quickly to the fast-paced environment


Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stoop, bend, squat, kneel, and pull
  • Extended periods of kneeling, bending, squatting, and stooping to complete or inspect repairs
  • Carry and lift heavy objects (up to 80lbs)
  • Manual dexterity and eye/hand coordination to operate equipment
  • Standing, sitting, and walking
  • Performing repetitive motions