Sample Body Shop Estimator Resume

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Louis Hahn
1112 University Hill Road
Nokomis, IL 62075
(222)-563-7366
[email]

Job Objective Career minded Body Shop Estimator seeking position with growing company in which to put my education, training and experience to use.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Vast experience in auto body repair, refinish, mechanical, frame, suspension and other related automotive components
  • Exceptional knowledge of computer estimating software packages
  • Deep knowledge of DRP procedures
  • Familiarity with federal, state and local regulations regarding OSHA guidelines
  • Ability to make independent decisions and negotiate with customers and insurance companies
  • Ability to maintain a positive, can-do attitude
  • Excellent computer and follow-through skills
  • Strong negotiating and communication skills

Professional Experience:

Body Shop Estimator, August 2005 – Present
Courtesy Autogroup, Nokomis, IL

  • Prepared damage repair estimates by comparing and evaluating different repair methodologies.
  • Reviewed factual information and ensured only claim related damages are listed.
  • Advised customers of the repair plan.
  • Monitored and followed-up on all customers.
  • Negotiated cost of up-sell items with customers.
  • Assessed and approved repair order supplements with technicians with the discretionary authority.

Body Shop Estimator, May 2000 – July 2005
Asbury Automotive, Nokomis, IL

  • Assessed vehicle damage to determine the cost of repair for insurance claim settlements.
  • Evaluated automobiles by using mechanical testing devices, questioning customers about the vehicle’s performance or by visual inspection of the vehicle.
  • Documented orders and listed cost of parts and labor.
  • Assisted repair facilities in achieving scheduling.
  • Ensuredcompliance to established productivity standards.
  • Performed final quality control check of vehicle and the administration prior to delivery.

Education

High School Diploma, Berrien High School, Nashville, GA

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