Body Shop Technician #2899


Joplin, MO


Body Shop



Job Description

The Larson Group Peterbilt, is looking for an experienced Body Shop Technician to join our dynamic team. This position performs all functions of a fully qualified heavy-duty truck body repair mechanic under minimal supervision.


What We Offer:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental and Basic Life
  • 401K with employer contribution
  • Bi-weekly Pay Schedule
  • Opportunity for advancement and Career Development


  • Performs mechanical/body repairs on heavy-duty truck equipment and related components, while maintaining a high level of quality.
  • Work with and train new technicians as directed.
  • Follow safety rules and company policies always.
  • Communicate to Foreman parts that are not available for repairs.
  • Disassemble truck and evaluate parts list/estimate to have all parts needed to complete repair.
  • Record in detail, description of all trouble shooting and/or repair steps, results of repairs made and any other information about repair. Accurately record in Paccar Solutions or CDK.
  • Save all warrantable parts. Tag, wash, box and turn in to correct location. Labeling with repair order number, S/N, customer name and date.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area. Clean tools used and return them to their proper location.
  • Maintain a low number of comebacks, customer vehicle functions properly after repair.
  • Advise the following shift's technicians with any special instructions or concerns you found when repairing truck.
  • Maintain efficiency and productivity goals set forth by Body Shop Manager.
  • Maintain training required to perform duties, as set forth by manager.
  • Perform other duties and repairs as assigned.


  • Should possess a High School diploma.
  • A college degree or a certificate or degree from a trade school is preferred, but not required.
  • Experience in a related field is preferred but not required.
  • Basic computer skills.

*Please note this is a safety-sensitive position