Collision Repair and Refinishing

Collision Repair and Refinishing Careers

Graduates of the Collision Repair and Refinishing program have a wide variety of career opportunities including:

  • body shop manager *
  • auto body specialist
  • vehicle restoration
  • collision repair
  • aircraft refinishing
  • automotive customizing
  • heavy truck body repair
  • auto insurance adjuster *
  • auto appraiser *
  • frame specialist
  • painter
  • motorcycle painter
  • auto body product salesperson
  • auto salvage business

* Requires additional course work.

Placement

Starting Wages - $24,500 - $39,000 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development

Employers

Black Hawk Auto Refinishers LaPorte City, IA
Deery Brothers Collision Center Cedar Falls, IA
Dick Witham Crossroads Ford Waterloo, IA
Droste's Auto Care Waterloo, IA
Dunlap Motors Independence, IA
Iowa Auto Rebuilders Waterloo, IA
Palau & Sons Manchester, IA
Roskamp Champion Waterloo, IA
Rydell Chevrolet, Mitsubishi, Inc. Waterloo, IA
Terex Cranes, Inc. Waverly, IA
 

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 104
319-296-4011
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Program Advisor

Al Read
Butler Hall 134
319-296-2329 ext.1324
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Dean

Ray Beets
Butler Hall 104-A
319-296-4042
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