Auto Body Paint Prepper

Technician - Paint & Body Raleigh, North Carolina


Sign-On Bonus $2500 

This person will have numerous duties and opportunities to learn the Dent Wizard Auto Body restoration business. They'll also prep vehicles for the painting process, be trained on touchups, wet sand & buffs, windshield chip repairs, and headlight restoration among other skills. This new role will prepare the right person to eventually become a highly skilled technician within 3-6 months in the area that they are most interested in; PDR, Wheel/Paint Technician, or Interior Technician. Location is in the Raleigh, NC area.      

Job Responsibilities:      

  • Wash vehicles to remove dirt, oil, grease, and debris from painted surfaces.
  • Locate and remove imperfections on panels prior to painting.  Treat scratched and chipped areas with plastic or liquid filler.
  • Apply paper and masking tape to protect unpainted surfaces, such as bumpers, windows, chrome trim, and other parts while surrounding areas are spray-painted.
  • Tapes the car up using tape, paper, and plastic bags so we only paint the parts of the car we intend to paint.
  • Smooth unmasked surfaces with sandpaper removing gloss from previous coats of paint.  Sand rough spots.
  • After vehicle is painted, remove masking tape, and clean vehicle.  Move vehicle to designated area for buffing.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager or supervisor, i.e., assist supervisor in training and orienting new employees, perform housekeeping duties, etc.
  • May be required to work overtime (more than 40 hours per week) as business needs dictate.

 About Dent Wizard

Dent Wizard is the nation’s undisputed leader in automotive reconditioning services and vehicle protection products – and our success is the result of the great people who serve our customers. We’re stable, growing and have a strong business model, with opportunities in 43 states, 2.5 million vehicles repaired every year and more than 3,000 highly skilled employees. Help us reach new heights and receive the respect, rewards, and recognition you deserve.


The compensation offered for this position will depend on qualifications, experience, and geographic location. The starting base pay is expected to be between $17.00/hr. - $18.00/hr. We offer a competitive & comprehensive benefit package including: paid time off, medical, dental, vision, and 401k match (50% on the dollar up to 7% of employee contribution).      

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