Auto Body Shop Technician

Wedekind Motors Collision Center   Schenectady, NY   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on March 18, 2024

About Wedekind Motors:

Wedekind Motors is a well-established automotive dealership known for providing exceptional service and high-quality vehicles to our customers. With a strong commitment to customer satisfaction and excellence in automotive services, we take pride in our team of dedicated professionals who contribute to our success every day.

Position Overview:

Wedekind Motors is seeking skilled and experienced Auto Body Shop Technicians to join our team. The ideal candidates will have a passion for automotive repair and restoration, possess strong technical skills, and demonstrate proficiency in repairing and refinishing vehicle surfaces to the highest standards. As an Auto Body Shop Technician at Wedekind Motors, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the quality, appearance, and safety of our customers' vehicles, contributing to our reputation for excellence in automotive services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform auto body repairs including dent removal, panel replacement, framework straightening, and paint refinishing.
  • Conduct thorough inspections of vehicles to assess damage and determine the appropriate repair methods.
  • Utilize various tools and equipment such as sanders, welders, and painting equipment to repair and refinish vehicle surfaces.
  • Follow manufacturer guidelines and industry best practices to ensure quality repairs and maintain safety standards.
  • Communicate effectively with team members and customers to provide updates on repair progress and address any concerns.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area, ensuring all tools and equipment are properly maintained and utilized safely.
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures, including safety protocols and compliance with regulatory requirements.


  • Strong technical skills and proficiency in using auto body repair tools and equipment.
  • Knowledge of paint mixing and matching techniques.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to produce high-quality workmanship.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot issues effectively.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record.


  • Competitive salary commensurate based on experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Retirement savings plan with company match.
  • Paid time off and holidays.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.

Join the Wedekind Motors team and be part of a dynamic organization dedicated to excellence in automotive services. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees are valued and empowered to succeed.

Note: The specific responsibilities, qualifications, and benefits may vary based on the needs and policies of Wedekind Motors.


Schedule:  Body Shop is Open from 

9:00am -5:00pm -NO Weekends