AECOM Auto Body Repair Fiberglass in Barstow, California

Business Line Government

Position Title Auto Body Repair Fiberglass

United States of America - California


Job Summary

AECOM has an immediate opening for an Auto Body Repair (Fiberglass) at Marine Corps Augmentation Barstow, Ca.

Repair damaged vehicle bodies and vehicle body parts such as but not limited to trailers, high mobility multi-terrain wheeled vehicles (HMMWVs), re-fuelers, heavy trucks, light armored vehicles (LAV's), and light trucks according to repair manuals. Be able to use hand tools and power tools, remove upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window, seat-operating equipment, and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fender. Positions block against surface of dented area and beats opposite surface to remove dents using hammer, and fills depressions with solder or other plastic material. This worker removes damaged fenders, panels, and grills, using wrenches and cutting torch, and bolts or welds replacement, straightens bent frames, using hydraulic jack and pulling device, files, grinds, and sands repaired surfaces using power tools and hand tools. Refinishes repaired surface using paint spray gun and sander, aims headlights, aligns wheels, bleeds hydraulic brake system, and may paint surface after performing body repairs. This position repairs damaged fiberglass automobile bodies using pneumatic tools and knowledge of fiberglass repair techniques, cuts away damaged fiberglass, using air grinder, smooths undamaged surface, using masking tape, cuts plastic separating film using shears, and tapes film to outside repair area. The employee will mix polyester resin and hardener according to specifications and applies mixture to repair area, soaks matting in resin mixture and layers matting over repair area to specified thickness, peels separating film from repair area and washes surface with water, occasionally secures new panel to repair area using C-clamp. The repairer applies and spreads body filler manually to re-establish surface. The repairer also manually files away excess filler to match original contour, smoothes filler, using air sander, and cleans repair area with air gun.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a US citizen.

  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.

  • Must be able to pass Government background check.

  • Must be able to speak, read, write, and understand English.

  • Must have 2-5 years experience.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 168468BR