Auto Body Repairer and Refinisher FSN-04

High School   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 997
Date Posted:Apr 17, 2017
Reference:17-049/17-049T
Closing Date:Apr 28, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Transportation
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90

About U.S. Embassy:

U.S. Embassy Kabul Afghanistan

Job Summary:

Auto Body Repairer and Refinisher FSN-04

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

This position will work in the maintenance shop. Unlike the other mechanics, this position will focus on vehicle body work – repairing the surfaces, contours, and paint of the vehicle rather than the operational systems. In doing so, the position will: Examine damaged vehicles to determine repairs needed. Remove and replace parts to gain access and complete repairs. Prepare vehicle surfaces for damage repair. Driver’s license is required. Ability to lift 30 pounds.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Auto Body Repairer and Refinisher focuses on vehicle body work – repairing the surfaces, contours, and paint of damaged vehicles. This position works in the maintenance shop and reports to the Mechanic Foreman.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul

Qualifications:

Applicants must address required qualifications criteria listed below with specific information supporting each item. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not qualified.

VA 17-049 - Full Performance Level:
1. EDUCATION: High school education required. Additionally a certificate in auto body repair and refinishing is required.
2. EXPERIENCE: Minimum three years of maintenance work focused on body work and paint.


VA 17-049T - Training Level:
1. EDUCATION: High school education required. Additionally a certificate in auto body repair and refinishing is required.
2. EXPERIENCE: Minimum two years of maintenance work focused on body work and paint.

3. LANGUAGE: Dari – IV (Fluent). English – Able to speak and read at a basic level.
4. SKILLS AND ABILITIES: This position will work in the maintenance shop. Unlike the other mechanics, this position will focus on vehicle body work – repairing the surfaces, contours, and paint of the vehicle rather than the operational systems. In doing so, the position will: Examine damaged vehicles to determine repairs needed. Remove and replace parts to gain access and complete repairs. Prepare vehicle surfaces for damage repair. Driver’s license is required. Ability to lift 30 pounds.

5. JOB KNOWLEDGE: Use of equipment and supplies geared toward vehicle body maintenance and vehicle paint. Use body filler, glazing compounds, and primers to prepare surfaces for painting.
File, grind, and sand repaired surfaces for painting. Apply refinishing products in the correct sequence for proper adhesion and durability. Refinish repaired surfaces. Ability to color match, priming, mixing paint and top coats for vehicles. Paint surfaces after performing body repairs. Inspect painted surfaces for quality and color match.

Job Keywords:

Auto Body Repairer and Refinisher
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