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Seeking Full Time Employment (Peculiar)

available afternoons
available evenings
available mornings
education completed: high school/GED

I am looking for something close to Peculiar. I was in the automotive business for almost 30 years as a Body Shop Mgr., Estimator and Shop Foreman. I was also a Service Manager, Service Advisor and Dispatcher. I also have 2 years machine operator experience with Sioux Chief Mfg.
I would consider going back to the car business for the right job and location. I would prefer a service drive porter or something similar but no detailing of cars. I would also be interested in an estimating job in a small shop. Possibly looking for a parts driver/runner for a service department or body shop or paint company.

Please do not email me and ask If I am still looking for a job without sending some kind of info about the
available position.

Summary of Qualifications

Highly organized and detail-focused shop foreman with an exceptional track record of accurately handling work flow, quality control reporting in deadline-oriented environments.

I have 27 years experience in the automotive repair business, the last 19 have been in collision repair. I am skilled in all aspects of the collision repair process.
Proficient in managing work flow of 5 body men, 3 painters and 2 porters.
Expertise in visual inspections with body techs after tear down in preparation of supplements.
Proven ability to identify and implement improvements to streamline processes and increase efficiency, productivity and profitability.
Excellent repoire with all insurance adjusters inside and outside the DRP program.

Skill Proficiency

1. Effective Time Management
2. Multitasking
3. Organizational Skills
4. Process Improvement
5. Supplements
6. DRP requirements

General Background

I left the car business in 2007 to try early retirement which is the reason for the
lapse in employment. I have since decided to return to the workforce in a non-managerial, less stress position.

Professional Experience

Summary of Qualifications

Highly organized and detail-focused shop foreman with an exceptional track record
of accurately handling work flow, quality control reporting in deadline-oriented
environments.
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Professional Experience

Sioux Chief Manufacturing - March 2016
Machine operator
Setting up new orders, quality control, packaging, machine repairs and
order closeout.
This was all in the copper department, working with coils of multiple size
and weight of copper.
These machines are exclusive to this type of copper fabrication.

C.A.R. Construction -- 2008
Carpenter's Helper
General carpentry labor including measuring and cutting lumber for Ironhorse Park,
restrooms, and maintenance shed. Operated bobcat, skytrack forklift, general
power tools. Moving and stacking lumber materials, and masonry materials.

Body Shop Foreman
Manage all work flow, quality control, parts ordering, detailing and delivery.
Key Contributions:
Work up all supplements with body techs, review parts ordered and received.
Make sure all repairs are completed to I-car certification standards.

Andy Klein Pontiac-Buick-GMC 2005 - 2007
Service Shop Foreman
Quality Control, warranty look up, work flow of approximately 100 cars per day.
Key Contributions:
Effective time management to insure all scheduled repairs completed.
Excelled within a fast-paced environment, continually taking on increased
levels of responsibility.

Oneill Automotive 1997 - 2005
Body Shop Foreman/Asst. Body Shop Mgr.
Manage all work flow, quality control, parts ordering, detailing and delivery.
Key Contributions:
Increased productivity which in turn increased work flow by maximizing
technician skill levels.
Averaged between 800 and 900 hours weekly from 5 body techs and 3 painters.
Prepared all supplements with technicians after tear down.
Reviewed supplements with insurance adjusters.
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