Auto Body Painter Needed (Colorado Springs)

Mysticz Auto Body

3115 Karen Pl.

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compensation: Salary
employment type: full-time
job title: Auto Body Painter

In search of auto body painters for our busy, growing collision shop in Colorado Springs. We are different, we have an extreme passion for quality and doing right by the customer. We want someone that is a proficient worker, willing to learn with the always changing design of cars, and someone that's extremely picky about their quality.

Job description:
The painter will be mixing and blending water and solvent- based paint in a variety of finish formulations to the absolute highest standards on our vehicles. Responsibilities include but are not limited to quality assurance inspections and revisions prior to our advanced paint application process, accurately apply multiple coats of paint using a variety of techniques all in a manner that demonstrates, “Everything is Important.”

Essential Functions

• Precisely mixing and blending water-based and solvent-based paint to defined standards and in a variety of finish formulations (e.g., pearl, metallics, candied, matte, fluid, etc.).

• Ensure paint prep has been completed prior to paint application to ensure the painted surfaces will produce the desired finish.

• Accurately apply multiple coats of paint using various paint guns and techniques.

• Ensure each coat has been applied properly to adhere to the defined quality and precise application standards.

• Assess and paint parts and vehicles in need of repair.

• Partner and provide clear communication with other team members and departments involved in the vehicle reconditioning process.

• Track and handle hazardous waste according to regulations and company policy.

• Follow proper operating rules, procedures, and standardized workflow.

• Wear and use required safety equipment (respirator, eye, and skin protectors).

• Maintain a clean and productive work environment by keeping tools and supplies organized throughout the Paint department.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills/Abilities and Attributes

• Experience using various tools, paint guns, and techniques for paint application.

• Mastered in precisely mixing and blending paint in a variety of formulations.

• Perfectionist mindset, very high attention to detail to create precise color samples and keep accurate records

• Experienced in prepping and painting different parts and materials including steel, fiberglass, carbon fiber, and composites.

• Exacting measurement and formulation skills to achieve specified paint colors and finishes.

• Perform quality assurance to precise paint manufacturer and company standards.

• Inspires teams with the creative solutions, going above and beyond when developing paint and finishes

• Strong ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment to multiple deadlines

• Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize effectively and efficiently

• Excellent time management with an ability to balance multiple projects and timelines while meeting deadlines

Physical Demands/Work Environment

• Must be able to work an early schedule and long hours as needed

• Must be able to wear appropriate PPE in the production environment

• Must be able to use fingers, hands, and arms to polish parts and clean cars

• Must be able to work an early schedule and work overtime when needed

• Must be able to wear appropriate PPE in the production environment

The starting pay range for this position is $25/hr per hour. Actual compensation will be determined by skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

Equal Employment Opportunity
We are committed to building a team that includes individuals from different cultural backgrounds, ethnicities, genders, ages, sexual orientation, and physical abilities, reflecting the diversity of the communities where we work and live.

Required Education/Experience

• Experience applying water-based refinish basecoats, 2K refinish clearcoats, and high film build urethane primers and sealers

• Color sanding experience

• Knowledge of high-level surfacing and gaping using block sanding methods

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits available after 90 days of employment to full time employees.

Call Nate at 719-632-0163
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