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General Repairer

Install, replace, or repair parts on motor vehicle bodies.

What does a General Repairer do?

Installs, replaces, or repairs parts on motor vehicle bodies, using handtools and power tools and following specifications and inspection reports: Reads specifications and inspection reports to determine incorrectly installed, missing, or defective parts. Installs, replaces, or repairs parts, such as wheels, doors, interior and exterior trim, and vinyl tops. Installs or tightens missing or loose screws, bolts, and fasteners, using power tool. Applies sealant to window seams, using caulking gun, and removes excess sealant, using handtool. Indicates items repaired on repair sheet. May drive vehicle from assembly line or holding area to work station. May work as member of team and be assigned to different work stations as production needs require.