Automotive Service Advisor (Nashua) Compensation: Salary and Commission up to 85k.Employment type: full-time POSITION INFORMATION:The Service Advisor is responsible for scheduling service work in the service department and for selling additional needed service to customers.BENEFITS* Great health, dental vision plans available* Paid Vacations* Paid Holidays* Paid sick days* 401k with 100% match of your first 4%* Life insurance, short/long term disability plans available* Employee pricing on both New and pre-owned vehicle as well as cyclesDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: GENERAL:* Maintain Customer View Point Index rating at least comparable to that of the manufacturer, zone or branch average.* Maintain a dealership-prescribed standard for ''hours per customer repair order written.''* Understand and follow federal, state and local regulations, such as those governing the disposal of hazardous wastes, OSHA right-to-know, etc.* Ensure that all documents are accounted for.* Accomplish the forecast that has been established by the General and Service Managers.CUSTOMER-RELATED:* Greet customers in a timely, friendly manner. Let customers who are waiting in line know that they will be helped soon.* Schedule appointments using dealership-approved forms.* Communicate with service customers to determine the nature of the mechanical problem(s). * Obtain customer and vehicle data.* Test-drive the vehicle or refer to the test technician as necessary.* Advise customers on the care of their cars and the value of maintaining their vehicles in accordance with manufacturers' specifications, using maintenance menus (if applicable).* Review with group leader as often as possible on the status of vehicles. * If additional work is needed, explain the details to the customer, including the additional cost and time considerations. * Indicate on repair order the exact repair instructions, making a special note of the main reason(s) the customer brought the vehicle in. Repair orders must be legible.* Notify group leader of incoming work. * Provide estimates for labor and parts. If the cost of service cannot be established during reception, leave open and contact the customer later, by phone, for approval.* Establish each customer's method of payment. * Establish ''time promised.'' Check with person responsible for work distribution, if necessary.* Obtain customer's signature on repair order; provide customer with a copy.* Follow up progress of each repair order during the day. Contact customers by telephone regarding any changes in the estimate or time promised.* Record changes on repair order in approved fashion.* Handle telephone inquiries regarding work in process and appointments. (May use Scheduler Compare final invoice with original repair order.* Make sure vehicle is ready for delivery to customer and answer any questions.* Maintain follow-up program on additional items found in need of repair.* Utilize diagnostic information forms to help ensure technician can verify customer concern. * Be responsible for quality control, to ensure that work is completed as requested and to reduce comebacks.* Follow dealership policy for special order parts.* Follow all warranty policy and procedure. Including all pre-approval for ESP. QUALIFICATIONS:* High school diploma or the equivalent. Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information.* Two years of experience in a dealership position.* General knowledge of vehicle mechanical operations. ASE certification preferred. Sales experience preferred.* Professional personal appearance. Excellent oral and written communication skills.* Greet customers in the Service Department promptly and in a welcoming manner.* Assess customer needs and present services.* Keep customers apprised of repair order progress.* Create and close repair orders, with client approval.* Assess and assist with customer concerns, routing to dealer Management.* Willingness to work in a team atmosphere! We will contact you for your confidential interview.DRIVER'S LICENSE IS REQUIRED! Apply now to submit your resume. Applicants must be 18 years or older and be authorized to work in the US. Applicants must have a valid driver s license.