Walser Collision & Glass Bloomington- Paint Prepper

Bloomington, MN
Collision & Glass - Bloomington – Store Execution & Support /
Full-time /
Join Walser Collision & Glass, an affiliate business of the Walser Automotive Group! We are experts in all issues relating to autobody, dent, and glass repair. Our staff has access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment to provide the best service and repairs in the Twin Cities! We have a great reputation with a strong customer base, which means we are never out of work. Bring your experience to a collision and glass shop that invests in its workforce and cares about the work we produce!
As an affiliate company of Walser Automotive Group, C&G Employees have access to top ranking benefits through Walser such as PTO, Maternity-Paternity-Adoption Leave, Pet Insurance, Medical & Dental Insurance, 401k, and so much more! As an affiliate business, C&G employees have the benefit of a small close knit shop environment with access to competitive, comprehensive benefits through our parent company, Waler Automotive Group.
Compensation: $16.00-$21.00/hr

Schedule - Mon-Fri 7:30 am-4:30 pm - No weekends!!
How do our Paint Preppers Drive Impact?
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
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
Consistently utilizes all required safety equipment and follows proper refinishing procedures in compliance with OSHA guidelines
Adheres to all requirements for hazardous waste disposal
Maintains a clean and organized work space

We're Looking For:

    • Must be at least 18 years of age
    • Must have prior body shop and/or jamming experience
    • Trade school or Vo-Tech degree/certification preferred
    • Must work well as a member of a team
    • Must be punctual and reliable
    • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
    • Must have a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record

 What We Offer:

    • Medical, Dental, Vision coverage & HSA/FSA
    • Paid Parental Leave (Maternity, Paternity, Adoption)
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Life Insurance and 401K with Employer Match
    • Pet insurance and Employee discounts
    • Access to our Employee Resource Groups, such as: Women of Walser and Drive with Pride and Asian Hmong Alliance
    • The opportunity to volunteer through the Walser Foundation -The Walser Foundation: Our Community Mission - YouTube
We proudly operate on a set of Core Values which drive our decisions and actions on a daily basis. They are:
- Do The Right Thing – Nothing is worth compromising a relationship. 
- Lead By Example – Be willing to help no matter how difficult the challenge. 
- Display Positive Energy – A good attitude is highly contagious. 
- Be Open Minded – The only thing that is constant is change.  

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position. Walser Automotive Group is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBTQ+ employer.