Why Work at Sharp Auto Body? A Legacy of Excellence Awaits You!
At Sharp Auto Body, we’re more than just a local auto collision repair shop. We’re a family of dedicated professionals who believe in delivering nothing less than the best. When you join our team, you’re not only stepping into a place of work but into a legacy built on principles of trust, honesty, and unwavering commitment to quality. Our core values reflect in the timely and top-tier services we offer to our clients, as well as the world-class environment we create for our employees.
The heart and soul of Sharp Auto Body is Louie Sharp—a man whose life is a testament to hard work, dedication, and an unyielding passion to serve. From serving the nation in the U.S. Marine Corps to establishing a benchmark in the automotive industry, Louie’s journey is a source of inspiration for all. By choosing a career with us, you’re aligning with an organization that values growth—both of its members and the community. Our state-of-the-art training and continual adaptation to technological advancements ensure that you’re always ahead in your professional journey.
But it’s not just about work here. It’s about becoming a part of a legacy. A legacy where safety, integrity, and exceptional customer service reign supreme. Where the growth of an individual is intertwined with the growth of the community. And where, under the leadership and mentorship of Louie Sharp, you’re always encouraged to aim higher and dream bigger.
Come join us at Sharp Auto Body and be a part of a tradition of excellence. Your future awaits!
Summary: The General Manager/Estimator is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the auto body shop and for providing accurate repair estimates to customers. The individual will ensure the highest quality of service while maintaining profitability.
- Key Responsibilities:
- General Management:
- Oversee daily operations of the body shop, ensuring smooth workflow and efficient service delivery.
- Develop and implement operational policies and procedures.
- Coordinate with other managers and team leaders to ensure alignment and collaboration.
- Inspect damaged vehicles and provide accurate repair estimates.
- Use estimation software and tools to ensure standardized and accurate quotes.
- Work closely with insurance companies to negotiate repair costs and ensure that repairs adhere to insurance specifications.
- Customer Service:
- Engage with customers to understand their concerns and ensure their satisfaction.
- Handle customer complaints and feedback, implementing necessary changes to improve service quality.
- Educate customers on repair processes, timelines, and costs.
- Team Leadership:
- Lead, mentor, and supervise a team of technicians, painters, and other staff.
- Coordinate training and professional development opportunities for staff.
- Conduct performance reviews, and address any personnel issues in a timely manner.
- Financial Management:
- Monitor the financial performance of the shop, ensuring profitability.
- Develop budgets and financial forecasts.
- Work closely with the finance department to ensure proper invoicing and payments.
- Supplier Relations:
- Maintain strong relationships with parts suppliers and vendors.
- Negotiate pricing and terms to ensure the best quality and cost-efficiency.
- Safety and Compliance:
- Ensure that all operations adhere to industry safety standards and regulations.
- Implement and oversee safety training programs for all staff.
- Minimum 2 years of managerial experience in an auto body shop or related field.
- Proficiency in using estimation software and tools.
- Strong understanding of auto body repair processes and techniques.
- Excellent customer service and communication skills.
- Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Strong leadership and team management skills.
- Familiarity with industry safety standards and regulations.
- Basic financial and business acumen.
- High School Diploma required.
- Degree in Business Management, Automotive Technology, or a related field is a plus.
- Certifications in auto body repair or estimation is preferred.
Position is open.
Position is open.