Considering a career with Ken Garff Automotive Group means you are in for a great ride (excuse the car metaphor)! We're not your standard dealership or group of dealerships and we are pretty darn proud of that. We are out to do things differently and want to consistently change, grow, and progress. For that reason, our employees are proud of where they work!
Stew Hansen Hyundai a Ken Garff Automotive Dealership, is currently looking for a talented Body Shop ( Manager that aligns with our core values and acts with respect, intelligence, greatness, honesty and teamwork.
As a group, we aim to become the most esteemed automotive group by treating people R.I.G.H.T and creating lifetime customers!
Here's why you'll want to work here:
Competitive compensation with growth opportunities
Great people with a great culture
Paid Time Off and 401k
Medical, Dental, Vision, Short and Long-term disability, AD&D and Life Insurance
Employee purchase and service program
Here's what you'll be doing:
Forecasts goals and objectives for the body shop and meet or exceed them
Ensures harmony and teamwork with all other departments
Promotes a positive attitude and create a cohesive team to take the business forward.
Prepares and administer an annual operating budget for the body shop
Attends manager meetings as needed
Understands, and keeps abreast of and comply with federal, state and local regulations that affect body shop operations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA right-to-know, etc.
Hires, trains, motivates, counsel, and monitor the performance of all body shop staff
Direct and schedule the activities of all body shop employees while providing expectations and feedback
Ensures accurate estimating, costing and invoicing in the department
Provides technical assistance as needed
Ensures premises and equipment and other assets are controlled and used effectively
Conducts meetings with body shop employees to discuss/communicate activities and issues
Establishes and maintain good working relationships with several insurance adjusters
Establishes and maintain good working relationships with customers to encourage repeat and referral business
Completes quality checks on all completed on jobs
Handles all customer complaints, in accordance with the Ken Garff Values
Keeps abreast of new equipment and tools available and recommend purchases
Ensures that the work areas and customer waiting area are kept clean
Assists Fixed Operations Director as needed (other duties may be assigned)
Here's what you'll need:
5 years of relevant work experience
Ability to read and comprehend job-related instructions and information whether electronic or paper-based
Deals creatively and logically with any problems that arise, while expressing empathy for customers and their problems
Problem Solving ability to root cause problems and present solutions
Interpersonal Skills the ability to interact well with employees and customers at all levels, socially poised
Proficient in the use of Reynolds & Reynolds, Estimating Software, and Microsoft Office
High School diploma or equivalent required
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
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