Customer Service Representative/Collision Estimator Trainee - Collision Center Sterling McCall Ford

Job ID 2019-10478
Job Location US-TX-Houston
Category Customer Service
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job

Overview

STERLING MCCALL COLLISION CENTER is part of fast growing Group 1 Automotive, a leader in automotive retail and we are looking to add qualified CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE / COLLISION ESTIMATOR TRAINEE to our team.  Our Customer Service Representative should be someone that enjoys being around cars and people. This position provides a future opportunity to grow into an Collision Estimator position. 

Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision, Life, Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid  vacation
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Vehicle Purchase Program
  • Professional work environment, with job training and advancement opportunities

Responsibilities

  • Greets customers, obtaining all pertinent customer, vehicle and insurance information. Introduces customer to estimator on a rotating basis.
  • Ensures that each customer is informed of the details or repair, including scheduling time and procedures, labor rate differences, insurance company requirements, payment procedures and all applicable warranties.
  • Assist estimators in scheduling appointments for incoming jobs. Maintain an appointment log to ensure accurate appointment scheduling.
  • Maintain regular customer contact prior to appointment date and time. Ensure that all necessary parts have arrived on day prior to appointment.
  • Monitor status of each job in process. Follow up with each customer every 48 hours or as needed to ensure customer satisfaction. Document pertinent information regarding repairs and conversations with customers in Car Trac system.
  • Assist customers with insurance questions and issues and resolve when possible.

Qualifications

  • One or more years of previous experience as a customer service representative preferred.
  • Prior collision department experience preferred.
  • ADP Dealer Services Experience a plus.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver license in the state that you will work and a good driving record.
  • Great attitude with high-energy personality.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Professional appearance and work ethic.
  • Ability to work well in a process driven environment.
  • Outstanding communication skills in both verbal and written.

Group 1 is a Fortune 500 company that offers a team environment, great benefits and ongoing training and support for its associates.  If you have the horsepower to join a fast paced environment and hit our high standards - apply today!  

*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment*

If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism and teamwork- now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of the best company in automotive retail.  Apply today or refer a qualified friend.

Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.