Join the Team !

Whether you are a master technician, or are just beginning your collision repair career, Mainline Autobody has job opportunities and training to help you reach your highest potential.

Are you motivated and dependable? Do you thrive in a work environment where employees are rewarded for performance rather than tenure? Do you have lots of energy, intuition and initiative? Does working in a modern, professional, clean and organized environment appeal to you?

We only hire superstars committed to teamwork. No whiners. No lazy people. No one with too many “personal commitments”. We play “A Team” ball.

To apply:

Fill out a Mainline Autobody Employment Application and fax to: (805) 349-2575 or
Email: info@mainlineautobody.com (or you may email us with your resume or questions)

Openings Available

  • Service Advisor/Claims Handler – This person will work in the front office and is responsible for communicating with customers and insurance companies, to insure all their expectations are exceeded.
  • Triage Manager/Blueprinter – This person will work in the production area and is responsible for leading our triage process, where all vehicles are disassembled, damage is documented and the blueprint we will use to repair the vehicle is created.

Career Opportunities at Mainline Autobody

  • Maintenance Personnel

    At Mainline Autobody we take pride in the cleanliness and organization of our facility. Therefore we offer full time positions dedicated to the maintenance, repair, cleaning and servicing of all our equipment, fixtures, building and property.

  • Administrative & Clerical Staff

    We offer administrative positions for people in all levels of system administration; including finance, accounting, information systems, marketing, data management, and government reporting.

  • Management Staff

    We are constantly seeking experienced professionals with exceptional management skills. Sales, production, administration…We offer a host of opportunities.

  • Production Managers/Coordinators

    This position requires a person with great discipline and attention to detail in order to ensure that every repair meets not only company standard, but also the customer’s approval. The person must be an effective leader and motivator with exceptional personnel management skills. The production manager is typically an “answer man”, a problem solver and a mediator; some might even consider him a magician.

  • Detail Technicians

    We place a great deal of emphasis on the overall quality of the detailing job since it is the final signature of approval on the repairs conducted. For this reason, the detail technician must be meticulous and thorough in performing the final get ready on the vehicle.

  • Service Advisors/Estimators

    Entry level and experienced estimators benefit from Mainline Autobody’s many insurance relationships and internal training and development programs. Due to our rapid growth, talented estimators and service advisors, as well as all other associates, are provided with expanded advancement opportunities. Mainline Autobody has a long-standing tradition of promotion within.

  • Refinish Technicians

    In addition to high-quality refinish products and state-of-the-art equipment, Mainline Autobody provides training and incentive programs that enhance professional skills and reward results. With two European downdraft booths, a triple prep station, vacuum dust-free sanding, and infrared baking technology, you won’t find a better place to work.

  • Structural & Body Repair Technicians

    At Mainline Autobody, highly-skilled technicians benefit from state-of-the-art equipment, in-house training and technical education. Estimating best practices and streamlined processes allow technicians to maximize their earning potential, making Mainline Autobody the best place you will ever work.

10 Reasons To consider A Career With Us

  • Industry Pride
    Mainline Autobody has built a team of management, administrative and technical professionals who are among the most skilled in the nation. We strive to maintain an environment where you will be proud to work.
  • Equality
    At Mainline Autobody, you are treated as a professional. We regard all members of our team as valuable assets and demonstrate that attitude towards each other – without exception. Your opinion is valued and genuinely respected
  • Communication
    We recognize the importance of maintaining open lines of communication. You will always know where you stand – from your current project to your overall performance. You will have peace of mind at Mainline Autobody.
  • Location
    Santa Maria is a great location for raising a family, or for living the single life. It is located within easy commuting distance to Santa Barbara and many South San Luis Obispo County communities.
  • Wages & Benefits
    Our facility was built from the ground up to provide the maximum in labor efficiency. Consequently, our employees are some of the best paid in the industry. Benefits include paid holidays, vacations, uniforms, health care insurance and retirement savings.
  • Education
    Continuing education is important to your success as well as ours. At Mainline Autobody, we partner with industry-related training and certification programs like I-CAR and ASE, in addition to factory training, to keep current on the latest techniques and technology.
  • Job Security
    Mainline Autobody has been in business since 1981 and is a proud member of the Certified First Network, a quality-rated, nationwide collision repair network. We offer unparalleled job security with great opportunities for long-term growth and personal success.
  • Opportunity
    At Mainline Autobody, we want to help you develop in your career. We will assist with the advancement of your personal job skills via access to the very best training available. Opportunities are limited only by your own desire and effort to become one of the best collision repair professionals in the nation.
  • Equipment
    Mainline Autobody is fully equipped with the very latest technology. Our state-of-the art repair and refinish equipment gives technicians the ability to meet our guest’s needs quickly and efficiently.
  • Facility
    Take one look at Mainline Autobody and you will know it is a world-class automotive repair facility committed to excellence. We repair all makes and models to the highest industry standards.