Automotive Painter – Specialty Vehicles, 12509

Location Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted June 11, 2019
Category Commercial/Residential
Job Type Full-Time


GLS West is a fast-growing car prep and transportation company, we are seeking experienced Automotive Painters to join our team. As a leader in the industry, GLS West works with the largest automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), providing such services as show, event, and advertising vehicle prep, event staging and on-site tech support, vehicle management and transportation.

This position requires to prepare vehicles/auto parts for paint and perform painting jobs on a variety of vehicles. Previous auto mechanical and/or auto body repair experience is a plus. We offer a competitive pay, full benefits, 401k Retirement Plans, and more!

Primary Duties:

  • Mix paints, primers, sealers, basecoats, and clearcoats AND apply finishes properly; perform color blend and color match; flat sand, buff and polish; match production orange peel; mix spray-outs on new colors that do not have color codes (for example, wheels)

  • Perform inspection of vehicles ready to be painted as well as the units that have been completed

  • Access the priority of a vehicle paint jobs per commercial shoot time frame and work closely with prep staff and other painters to meet work demands as a team

  • Assist with the client immediate needs on a paint job

  • Solve problems on prototype vehicles

  • Maintain working automotive knowledge of multiple brands (Audi/VW, GM, Nissan/Infiniti, Subaru, etc.)

  • Meet with Paint Shop Manager to discuss current and upcoming paint jobs

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