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Body Shop Managers coordinate teams responsbile for performing vehicle body repairs. Essential duties listed on a Body Shop Manager example resume are planning and monitoring the work of body repairs staff, implementing procedures, taking corrective measures, training staff, providing technical advice, verifying documentation, and purchasing parts and supplies needed for repairs. The strongest resume samples highlight solid automotive body repair expertise, safety practices knowledge, organizational skills, good communication abilities, and leadership. A degree in an automotive-related field is common experience in most resumes for Body Shop Managers.

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Body Shop Manager

Expanded shop market share through proper management of resources, customer service and improvements in work conditions

  • Improved profitability 18% through the charting of spending and inefficiency in the repair process and removing ineffective processes
  • Improved shop flow to enable more work accomplished with current resources
  • Improved Technician efficiency from an average of 103% to 136% by tracking technician metrics and managing workflow to best utilize technician skills
  • Established additional direct repair relationships with Metlife, Liberty Mutual, and others
  • Reestablished closer working relationships with Progressive, Farmers, State Auto and Amica
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Program
2

Body Shop Manager/estimator

Successfully initiated turnaround of body shop that had experienced decrease in business (including loss of three DRPs) over the past two years under ineffective management

  • Implemented staffing and procedure changes resulting in significant improvement in P&L since April 2013
  • Supervise team of five employees including two bodymen, one painter, one porter and one office assistant
  • Initiated implementation of CCC1 work tracking software to improve time and inventory management
  • Negotiated new DRP with AAA Insurance
  • Effectively established credibility and positive business relationships with adjusters from various insurance companies including USAA, Nationwide, State Farm & Allstate
  • Consistently received outstanding feedback from customers for my outstanding service as referenced by multiple emails to Brown's management on my behalf
Candidate Info
54
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
Mechanics
3

Assistant Body Shop Manager Estimator

Estimated cost of repairing damaged automobile and truck bodies, on basis of visual inspection of vehicle and familiarity with standard parts, costs and labor rates.

  • Resolved customer complaints.
  • Prepared and processed more than 30 files each month.
  • Consistently met or exceeded Auto Repair goals.
  • Counseled subordinates in professional, educational and personal matters.
  • Assisted subordinates and supervisors in identifying and resolving problems.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
4

Service/body Shop Manager / Estimator/ Parts Person

Increased sales capture rate from 41% of estimates written to 91%.

  • Managed staff of 5 Technicians and 2 office personnel.
  • Increased shop efficiencies from 65% to 84.7%
  • Created all accounting and workflow templates and workbooks.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
5

Body Shop Manager

  • Recruited to completely renovate the body shop and install new technology systems.
  • Hired and trained staff; managed all business functions; maintained department paperwork.
  • Conducted job, labor and parts costing; ordered all repair parts.
  • Negotiated insurance settlements; processed insurance paperwork; prepared estimates.
  • Established enhanced customer service through timely and efficient service.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Academic
6

Body Shop Manager

  • Coordinated with customers and insurance adjusters and developed business to maintain sales volume for work.
  • Ensured optimal levels of customer satisfaction and maintained department
  • Maintained effective working relationships with customers and colleagues.
  • Evaluated completion of vehicles coming to shop and monitored regular
  • Monitored all customer complaints and resolved it to according to dealer
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
7

Body Shop Manager

Primary leadership force of body shop operations for a high volume I-CAR GOLD class collision center. Provided overall management of over $2 million in annual revenue. Responsible for recruiting, hiring and training of top performing technicians.

  • Successfully maintained top customer service ratings.
  • Procured and maintained DRP accounts.
  • Responsible for all decision making processes of the collision center.
  • Implemented and trained all employees on Audatex and Pathways/CCC estimating platforms.
  • Serviced multiple dealerships including Maroone Ford and Maroone Honda of Miami.
  • Serviced several fleet accounts including Van Pools, City of Aventura and City of North Bay Village.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
8

Body Shop Manager

Started the body shop for my company, supervised and managed for 26 years, with a focus on company loyalty, policies, with a priority for excellent workmanship and customer satisfaction

  • Working with hands on trained each employee on my team to the level of my skills.
  • Knowledge of the CCC computer estimating program and computer skills on word and Vista.
  • In charge of scheduling and supervising body shop per.
  • Performed payroll and purchasing duties. Prepared estimates.
  • Interfaced between insurance company and claims adjusters, Emailed photos and estimates to Insurance compamies.
  • Follow up on all work performance to make sure that customer satisfaction and repeat business to dealership was number one priority
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
25
years
at this job
9

Body Shop Manager, Collision Estimator

Supervised efficient working of all body shop employees.

  • Supported other departments such as New and Used Car Sales, Parts and Service.
  • Coordinated with customers and insurance adjusters and developed business to maintain sales volume for work.
  • Responsible for Estimating, Forecasting and delivering up to 3.5 million dollars in sales during peak.
  • Ensured optimal levels of customer satisfaction and maintained department profit.
  • Maintained effective working relationships with customers and colleagues.
  • Evaluated completion of vehicles and monitored regular progress.
  • Monitored all customer complaints and resolved according to dealer guidelines.
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
24
years
at this job
Spot Panel Paint Finish Repair
10

Assistant Body Shop Manager

Developed skills and experience through the Rush Management Trainee program (January-June 2011)

  • Oversaw a crew of seven technicians
  • Served as the foreman of the body shop; scheduled and coordinated when each job needed to be worked on and completed
  • Write estimates for customer's trucks to assess the amount of damage and repair time the truck will need
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Management

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