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R202446874

Vehicle Estimator I

  • Full time, Day
  • Travel: No

Job Category: Vehicle Operations

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Division: Cox Automotive

Location:

  • 7120 Dorsey Run Rd, Elkridge, Maryland
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Description

This position generates 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:

  • Clearly and accurately create vehicle repair estimates based on damages, paint, color match, and blending procedures.

  • Able to utilize estimating tools to provide an accurate estimate.

  • Document damages in the estimating tool to provide visibility to the client.

  • Adheres to all company safety standards and reports any unsafe conditions through appropriate channels.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Qualification:

  • 1+ years of auto experience

  • Provide accurate reconditioning estimates for mechanical and body services. Estimates will include, but not be limited to, commercial, dealer, rental, and retail customers, as well as any lot or internal damage.

  • Work with multiple vendors to locate the parts that best fit our clients' needs based on pricing and time frames.

  • Work with Procurement/Purchasing staff to ensure accurate pricing of parts and supplies required for estimates.

  • Monitor repair status, completion timelines, 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.

  • Communicate effectively with vendors, clients, and team members

  • 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.

  • Ability to work independently

  • 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 the ability to adjust focus.

  • Regular exposure to weather conditions, fumes, and noise.

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Drug Testing:

To be employed in this role, you'll need to clear a pre-employment drug test. Cox Automotive does not currently administer a pre-employment drug test for marijuana for this position. However, we are a drug-free workplace, so the possession, use or being under the influence of drugs illegal under federal or state law during work hours, on company property and/or in company vehicles is prohibited.

Compensation:

Hourly base pay rate is $17.45 - $26.11/hour. The hourly base rate may vary within the anticipated range based on factors such as the ultimate location of the position and the selected candidate’s knowledge, skills, and abilities. Position may be eligible for additional compensation that may include commission (annual, monthly, etc.) and/or an incentive program.

Benefits:

Employees are eligible to receive a minimum of sixteen hours of paid time off every month and seven paid holidays throughout the calendar year. Employees are also eligible for additional paid time off in the form of bereavement leave, time off to vote, jury duty leave, volunteer time off, military leave, parental leave, and COVID-19 vaccination leave.

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.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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