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Ken Sargent, Owner


For more than 40 years, I've been committed to building and leading an outstanding team of auto body repair specialists whose professionalism and skills are second to none. This focus has led to unprecedented growth and a remarkable reputation within the communities we serve. Want to work with the best and earn industry-leading pay and benefits? Join Candy Apple Custom.

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With more than 900 five star Google reviews, Candy Apple Custom Auto Body Repair is experiencing unprecedented demand and is hiring for all positions in our Powder Springs, GA and Rockmart, GA shops.


Industry-Leading Compensation

Due to labor shortages, we are paying top dollar for experienced professionals and most of our senior techs earn substantially more than $100k annually. Flat hourly rates are as follows:






Body Flat Rate

A Tech - $27.50/hr

B Tech - 23.50/hr

Paint Flat Rate

A Tech - $25/hr

B Tech - $20/hr

Frame Flat Rate

A Tech - $35/hr

B Tech - $30/hr

Structural Flat Rate

A Tech - $35/hr

B Tech - $30/hr

Mechanical Flat Rate

A Tech - $40/hr

B Tech - $35/hr


Compensation negotiable based on role and experience.

Outstanding Benefits

All employees enjoy a very generous, industry-leading benefit package, including:


Free Healthcare Coverage - 100% covered for employee

Free Long Term Disability - 100% covered for employee

Free Life Insurance - $50,000 policy for employee

Dental Allowance paid for employee

Vision Allowance paid for employee

5 Paid Holidays - After 6 months

Paid Vacation -2 weeks after 1 year, 3 weeks after 5 years, 4 weeks after 10 years

Half-Day Fridays - We close Fridays at 12:00 p.m. 

Monthly Food Truck/BBQ - Free lunch for all employees

Relocation expenses - Negotiated based on experience

Free I-Car Training - 100% covered for employee


About Candy Apple

Family-owned for more than 40 years, Candy Apple Custom enjoys a stellar reputation with more than 99% of past customers recommending us. We are certified by more than a dozen manufacturers and have earned many industry certifications as well. 


Our Culture and Values

We treat all employees like family. 

We invest regularly in the latest technology and equipment for our shops.

We place a premium on quality, safety, and collaboration.

We provide discounts to active military and first responders.

We pay for our customers’ Uber fares to and from our shop.

We maintain outstanding relationships with several insurance companies.


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