Automotive Collision Repair / Restoration Fabricator Technician (Coachbuilder)

We are looking for an Automotive Collision Repair / Restoration Fabricator Technician (Coachbuilder) to join our Gain Collision/ Coachwerks Restoration Center. You will provide varying degrees of repair – from small repairs to complete nut and bolt concours level restorations of predominately vintage post war sports cars as well as the ability to work on late model sport and luxury collision repairs.

How we attract the best of the best to join the GAIN Team:

  • Offering competitive compensation
  • Signing bonus
  • Relocation allowance
  • Industry leading extended benefits package
  • Exceptional manufacturers training
  • Paid training for continual development
  • Employee purchase programs within all businesses of GAIN Group including:
    • Hotel nights through our corporate partners and the Villa Eyrie Resort
    • Dining discounts
    • Drive your brand
  • Motorsport driving opportunities at the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit

Qualifications, Experience, Desired Skills

  • Minimum 5 yrs experience Red Seal Technician
  • Proficiency in the use of TIG/MIG welders on ferrous and non-ferrous metals an asset
  • Oxy Acetylene Welding
  • Heat Shrinking Ferrous and Non-Ferrous metals
  • Advanced understanding of metal shaping techniques and the use of required tools and equipment
  • Comprehensive understanding of European automotive design and construction
  • Experience with structural measuring systems
  • Good customer communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as being self motivated
  • Produce a consistent, high quality product

Responsibilities

  • Assess damage and restoration requirements of a project. Work with the estimator to establish an accurate budget.
  • Use frame machines to straighten bent frames and unitized bodies
  • Remove badly damaged (rust and collision damage) sections of vehicles (ie., roof, rear body panels, etc.) and weld in new sections
  • Replace OEM and aftermarket panels as required or when available
  • Inspect vehicles for dimensional accuracy using 3D measuring tools (laser) as well as tram gauges for the correction of misaligned panels and body structures
  • Re & I work of exterior and interior components to assist repairs if required

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