Body Shop Manager Resume Examples

body shop manager

  • Managed 15 to 20 technicians and detailers.
  • Manage day to day operations for fleet truck body repair center.
  • Identify necessary repairs and create estimate.
  • Stage trucks for repairs, assemble required parts, enter parts used on work order, track labor times for proper accounting.
  • Estimate repair times per industry standards.
  • Manage repair costs by utilizing used parts and repairing damaged parts when appropriate.
  • Ensure proper use of PPE. 

body shop manager

  • Knowledgeable in CCC One, Audatex and Mitchell Estimating systems.
  • Provide technical advice and computer diagnostics for vehicle repairs.   
  • Contact insurance companies, discuss policies and appraise damaged vehicles for clients
  • Schedule services and perform the responsibilities of a Customer Service Representative
  • Complete supplements on estimates and verify related damage to claims.
  • Organize and manage the repair shop and delegate work to Technicians.      

body shop manager

  • Ensure proper use of safety equipment.
  • Maintain shop cleanliness and identify safety issues.
  • Correct safety issues in a timely manner.
  • Create schedules for anticipated work load.

body shop manager

  • Coordinate teams responsible for performing vehicle body repairs.
  • Manage labor expense to minimize costs.
  • Order parts and supplies required to prevent down time.
  • Perform inventory daily/weekly/monthly as required. 

body shop manager

  • Process efficiency reports daily tracking and minimizing “Lost Time”
  • Meet with local suppliers weekly to identify “cost reduction” opportunities.
  • Identify Freightliner Warranty issues and perform required repairs.
  • Identify International Warranty issues and perform required repairs.
  • Manage waste income (waste oil, batteries and scrap metals)
  • Oversee repairs to retired “Sale” trucks and ensure they were repaired to “Trade” terms minimizing expense where possible to maximize margins.
  • Organize and create “Bin Locations” for every part in the body shop inventory.