Body Shop Prepper

Position Summary

Under general supervision, this position is responsible for work related to body shop paint and collision repairs, including but not limited to:

  • Disassembly and reassembly of vehicles, sanding, taping, and prepping vehicles for paint.
  • Inform body shop manager of status of jobs daily.
  • Communicate with body shop manager, body shop sales manager and other areas of the company (parts staff, service staff) so jobs are completed on schedule.
  • Inspect finished vehicles for quality imperfections with body shop manager.
  • Maintain clean, organized, efficient work area;
  • Participate in company’s Continuous Improvement Project to drive efficiencies into department.
  • In time, this person could be trained in inspection and assessment of vehicle damage that needs to be repaired, as well as intricate body shop repairs to restore vehicles back to safe condition per OEM standards.

Abilities Required

Must be willing and able to learn new skills. Must have an “eye for quality” to ensure all repairs meet OEM quality and safety standards.


This job description includes the general nature and level of work required. It is not to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to this job.

Position Type

Hourly / Full Time with quarterly bonus if Body Shop Department is profitable. Eligible for benefits after 90 days. Tool and shoe allowance.

What We Offer

Every member of our team works extremely hard because we know that our customers are counting on us. Our team members are rewarded for their hard work with competitive pay and bonuses, an excellent benefits package (eligibility – 90 days), comprehensive training, and a friendly, clean and well-organized workplace.


To apply for this position, please complete the application below and submit along with an attached a copy of your resume/CV .

Carolina Thomas is a drug- and alcohol-free workplace. Pre-employment and random testing requirements and procedures are utilized.

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