Painter (Body Shop) Position

Why Work With Kenworth of Louisiana?

Simply put, we strive to be the best.  Our customers appreciate our excellent service available at seven locations in the State of Louisiana. We are proud to offer the following:

  • Competitive wages and consistent pay
  • Career advancement opportunities and paid training
  • Paid time off after a year of service
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) with a generous employer match
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance

Now is the time to enhance your career, not just pursue another job. You don't want to miss out on this excellent opportunity! Apply online today!


  • ASE Certifications Required
    • Painting and Refinishing Certification for Collision Repair
  • I-Car Certifications Required
    • Aluminum Repair, Replacement, and Welding
    • Finish Matching
    • Understanding Collision Repair
    • Workplace Hazardous Materials
    • Paint Manufacturer Training
  • Must possess valid Driver’s License

Job Duties:

  • Operates and uses all body shop equipment properly and safely
  • Removes rust from metal, and grease and dirt from work surface
  • Masks and protects parts that are not to be painted or coated
  • Fills cavities and dents with putty to attain smooth surface
  • Mixes paints according to specifications
  • Selects and mixes coating liquid to produce desired color
  • Paints surface using sprayer or brush as appropriate
  • Inspects painted units for quality of workmanship, noting any runs, sags, and unpainted areas
  • Maintains tools and keeps equipment clean and in a proper state of repair
  • Keeps work area clean
  • Maintains and wears all required safety and health personal protective equipment, including respirator, in the manner recommended by the equipment manufacturer
  • Complies with all laws and regulations pertaining to paint, thinner, and other hazardous materials. Reports any deviations to management
  • Cooperates and assists other personnel in the repair and prepping of vehicles
  • Understands, keep abreast of, and complies with federal, state, and local regulations that affect body shop operations
  • Other duties as assigned

EEO Statement:

It is the policy of Kenworth of Louisiana, LLC to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Kenworth of Louisiana, LLC will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.