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Heavy Repair Technician

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Job Summary:

The Volvo Cars Heavy Repair Technician is directly responsible for the panel fit, metal, weld and, dent repairs on unpainted and painted finished automobile bodies.   Open positions available on first and second shifts.



Must have a minimum of 3 years directly related automotive industry experience in the following areas: 

  • Metal finish
  • Painted Dent Repair (PDR)
  • Weld prep for newly completed vehicle
  • Experience with Weld Repair (Incomplete Weld, Missing Weld, Damaged Weld)
  • Experience with Weld / Body specific Part Replacement (brackets, weld studs, T-studs, Ground Studs, Spot Welds, Laser Welds, sheet metal, etc.)



  • Must be welder certified  


 Other qualifications:

  • Must meet physical requirements such as standing for extended periods, bending, squatting or kneeling
  • Must be able to lift up to 33 lbs. unassisted 


  • High School Diploma/GED (or equivalent)

Other Duties:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Volvo Car is an equal opportunity employer. The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Ridgeville, SC, US, 29472

Job requisition ID:  66973

Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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