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Lead Automotive Technician

Cox Automotive | Orlando FL 32899 USA | Part Time | Posted: 10/27/2020

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Primary Location: 9800 Bachman Rd, Orlando, FL, USA

Division: Cox Automotive

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 205772

Shift: Wednesday-Sunday 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

This position is a producing technician that provides direction, leadership and technical expertise to all other shop personnel. This position is primarily responsible for directing work activities of other employees to meet production and quality goals established by management and, responsible for leading all shop activities in the absence of manager or supervisor.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain shop morale through appropriate distribution of work and by providing technical expertise and effective guidance and coaching to other shop employees. Act as primary assistant to manager or supervisor in assigning and directing the work of shop employees.
  • Lead adherence to Manheim’s Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Perform quality control checks on all work; notify immediate supervision of exceptional or unsatisfactory work, employee-related problems or other factors hindering work accomplishment.
  • Orient, train and instruct new and current employees regarding job functions/tasks expected of them, when needed.
  • Provide support for estimate content or produces repair estimates as needed.
  • Assist with inventory management and ensures that all shop equipment, supplies and tools are in good, clean working order at all times.
  • Perform work as a producing technician for the shop in his/her area of expertise (body, mechanical, paint, detail, etc.).
  • Responsible for producing quality work output aligned with Manheim quality standards and operating procedures.
  • Report theft, damage, or any/all safety concerns to management.
  • Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures and modeling the behaviors related to such. Work in cooperation with safety leadership in support of all safety activities aligned with Safety Excellence. Lead responsibility for safety, compliance with OSHA, EPA and all local codes in conjunction with shop manager.
  • Work with manager to review work volumes, plan and continuously monitor staffing levels to ensure efficiency, quality work product, and effective customer service; review departmental performance against key performance indicators and metrics and develop and execute strategies for improvement.
  • Effectively leads the team at the location by setting an example in behavior, championing Cox/Manheim values and ensuring that all employees are treated with respect.
  • Enforce all company policies and procedures related to employee and customer conduct.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • 3 - 5 years of vehicle reconditioning, detailing and/or body shop experience required; 1 year of customer service experience preferred.
  • ASE certification preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required.
  • Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission.
  • Ability to work safely in a fast paced environment.
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Exhibit strong leadership, communication, and customer service skills.
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Ability to enter and exit vehicles frequently.
  • Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear. Frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, squat and climb.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds (tools, equipment).
  • Vision abilities required include close, distance and color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

Frequent exposure to outdoor weather conditions. Moderate noise level.


Who We Are

About Cox Automotive

There's nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. We've been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. We're also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. We're looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you'll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.

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.

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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Location Orlando, FL, 32899, United States
Categories Installation/Maintenance/Repair

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