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Production Manager - Collision

New Braunfels, Texas, United States
November 04, 2018

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Bob Hudson

P.O. Box ******

New Braunfels, TX ***31



Proven experience in the automotive industry, from technician to management. Applied comprehensive skills and knowledge in various positions and industry related fields. Constant interests in new technology, emerging manufacturing design, changing repair processes and new equipment.

Team player, leader and motivator with a steady focus on safety, quality and customer satisfaction.



Chuck Nash Auto Group

Chuck Nash Collision Center – San Marcos, TX

Collision Production Manager

Collision Center production management, appraiser estimatics review, technician work assignment, shop work flow supervision, load management, production goal monitoring and reporting, in-process SOP adjustment, refinish department scheduling, OEM technical research, technical assistance and procedure compliance, parts procurement, supplement review, facility safety compliance, facility repair scheduling, equipment purchasing, supply inventory, vendor sublet, new employee screening, vehicle pre-delivery inspection. 2015-2017

BodyWorks Collision Center – New Braunfels, TX

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ValMark Chevrolet / ValMark Collision – New Braunfels, TX Collision Estimator/Production Manager/Interim Center Manager Customer intake, damage analysis, parts coordination, production, payroll and quality control for GM Service Elite Dealership. Servicing all makes and models in the collision center using various estimating software, management systems and parts software. Open, balance and close tickets and delivery. Complete “Key to Key” service. Positive relationships with: extended warranty, private and insurance DRP programs. GM Certified Collision Consultant/Estimator


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Auto claim field appraisals, total loss market evaluations and material damage assessments for multiple insurance carriers.

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316 Distribution – Austin, TX

Distribution General Manager

General merchandise and grocery distributor.

Warehousing, shipping, receiving and DSD.

Inventory control, web marketing and online product placement with web sites daily. Track sales, promotions, site metrics and current market pricing. 2006

Mastria Collision Center

Mastria Automotive Group – Raynham, MA

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Compile production schedule and update daily with collision center operations manager. Compose primary collision estimates, schedule and track sublet and warranty repairs. Assemble comprehensive collision estimates, locate/purchase needed parts. Negotiate all repairs and additional supplements directly with insurance company adjusters. Maintain production quality control and vehicle pre-delivery inspections. Update dealer group general manager weekly on: profit/loss, cycle goal projections, tech status, equipment upgrades and business expansion plans. EDUCATION:

Northeastern University

Boston, MA

Motor Vehicle Damage Appraisal


Massachusetts Collision Appraiser’s License

Bristol Community College

Fall River, MA

Microsoft Office Programs


Community involvement in the New Braunfels area with: volunteering, local program activity support and small business networking.

Personal and professional references available.

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