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Autotechnician

223005

Recon Estimator - $2,500 New Hire Sign on Bonus

  • Full time, Day
  • Travel: No

Job Category: Vehicle Operations

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Division: Cox Automotive

Location:

  • Kent WA
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Description

Job Description:

This position is responsible for generating accurate and timely estimates for reconditioning services offered to all internal and external auction customers. These estimates are to be generated using formats and pricing defined by management. Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide accurate reconditioning estimates for body, detail, and mechanic (including PSI) services. Estimates will include, but not be limited to, commercial, dealer, rental and retail customers as well as any lot or internal damage.
  • Communicate estimates in required formats (i.e., electronic, email, written, etc.) required to meet all internal and external customer expectations.
  • Work with Procurement/Purchasing staff to assure accurate pricing of parts and supplies required for estimates.
  • Monitor repair status, completion timelines, transportation and customer communications related to approved reconditioning estimates, as directed by management.
  • Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such. Actively participate in support of all safety activities aligned with Safety Excellence. Perform other duties as assigned by management.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • 1 year of customer service experience preferred.
  • 1 – 3 years of collision and/or mechanical estimating experience preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required. Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Effective verbal communication and customer service skills.
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills. Basic leadership skills preferred.
  • Exhibit strong leadership skills. Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds (e.g. tools, equipment).
  • Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

About Cox Automotive

At Cox Automotive, people of every background are driven by their passion for mobility, innovation and community. We transform the way the world buys, sells, owns and uses cars, accelerating the industry with global powerhouse brands like Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim and more. What’s more, we do it all with an emphasis on employee growth and happiness. Drive your future forward and join Cox Automotive today! 

About Cox

Cox empowers employees to build a better future and has been doing so for over 120 years. With exciting investments and innovations across transportation, communications, cleantech and healthcare, our family of businesses – which includes Cox Automotive and Cox Communications – is forging a better future for us all. Ready to make your mark? Join us today! 

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Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.

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