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Body Shop Estimator / Coggin Deland Ford Lincoln

Body Shop Estimator / Coggin Deland Ford Lincoln

Requisition ID 
2017-13470
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-FL-Orange City
Posted Date 
11/10/2017
Category 
Collision/Body Technician

More information about this job

Overview

 

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Coggin Collision Center of Deland , a subsidiary of Asbury Automotive Group (NYSE:ABG), a fortune 500 public automotive retailer with 80 retail locations and 25 collision repair centers is currently seeking an Experienced Body Shop Estimator!

 

The ideal candidate will have previous automotive estimating experience preferably in a DRP shop.

 

 

 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Coggin Collision is currently looking to add a body shop estimator to estimate automotive body repairs by ascertaining body damage; developing estimates; preparing work orders; contacting insurance companies while maintaining customer rapport.

 

  • Responsibilities entail: estimating, planning, analyzing information, reporting research results, data center experience, strategic planning, attention to detail, informing others, requirements analysis, customer service, and safety management.
  • Ascertains automotive body damage by conducting inspections and examinations.
  • Develops estimates by costing parts, supplies, and labor; calculating customer's payment, including deductibles.
  • Obtains insurance estimates by contacting insurance companies; reviewing damage estimates with insurance adjuster; resolving repair and replacement requirements.
  • Prepares work orders (WO) by describing repair and replacement services required; obtaining approval signatures; entering WO into work management system.
  • Maintains customer rapport by explaining estimates and expected return of vehicle; obtaining and providing contact telephone numbers; answering questions and concerns; arranging temporary transportation.
  • Maintains body shop records by recording repair and replacement actions.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading manufacturers' publications.
  • Enhances body shop reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Prior automotive experience required
  • Prior automotive estimating experience required
  • I-CAR certification highly preferred
  • Automotive certifications and or a bachelors or associates degree a plus
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screens (background & drug test)

Benefits

  • Weekly pay checks
  • Paid time off and eligible for benefits 
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance available
  • 401K retirement
  • Flexible medical spending accounts
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Short term and long term disability available
  • Paid training
  • Employee referral program
  • Wellness program

 

If you have experience in any of the following apply now! Body Shop, Estimator, Apprentice, Dent Removal, Technician, Service, Collision, Auto, Automotive, Insurance, Repair, Facility, Production, DRP, Sales, Advisor.

 

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