View Full Version : Autobody Instructor- Westbury, NY

05-19-2011, 11:15 AM
Trade School in Nassau County is seeking experienced Auto-body technicians to instruct in our state-of-the-art facility. Prior teaching experience is not required, try TEACHING and make a difference in someone's life. ABILITY to give instruction in the basics of auto body repair including welding, metal straightening, shrinking, finishing, spray booth painting, estimating, vinyl and painting specialties such as pin striping, proper use of plastic body fillers, adjusting frames, aligning body panels, glass replacement, vinyl top repair, identifying and matching colors, preparing surfaces such as metal, plastic, and fiberglass for painting, spray painting, gun painting; ability to teach use of auto body tools and equipment including appropriate safety practices.

• 5+ yrs in the auto body industry experience in a senior operation position preferred
• ICAR and ASE Certifications in auto body repair, painting and estimating, a plus
• Good communication skills
• Basic computer skills a plus
• Attention to detail with the ability to manage time wisely and good organizational skills
• Desire to work in a team based environment

Ability to:
• understand and maintain the need for a safe, clean, organized workspace and general work environment
• diagnose problems and repairs as needed to OEM specifications
• lead team efforts and mentor less experienced personnel
• Full knowledge of:
• automobile components and their operation
• structural diagnostic and repair skills
• the industry standard concepts, applications and techniques as applied to automobile structure, as well as the measuring repair equipment used in the industry
• industry manufacturers and suppliers recommended repair procedures
• the latest technology associated with auto body repair technique,
• equipment and compounds
• Advanced certified welding skill sets, metal fabrication, frame straightening, air condition repair, and basic electrical. Welding in Mig and Tig

• Damage estimating appraiser

• Minimum High school diploma/GED, Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred
• Certificate from Vocational School in Collision, a plus

Please include resume w/salary requirements. E-mail: staceyk@careerinstitute.edu or Fax number (516) 394-0365