Bodyshop Estimator / VDA

26000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP26000 - GBP30000/annum Productivity Bonus
08 Sep 2017
06 Oct 2017
Contract Type
The Role:

- To inspect damaged vehicles and assess the full extent of the damage sustained, assess the cost of repair and time scales

- To identify the correct prescribed repair method

- To prepare computerised and manual estimates and to accurately record these, maintaining up-to-date records of all estimates

- To obtain from insurance companies authority to proceed with repair to a vehicle and to confirm the cost of the repair

- To communicate effectively with customers, engineers and technicians to ensure understanding of correct vehicle repair methodology

- To ensure that any amendment to repair work is authorised by the insurance company

- Once authorisation has been gained, to liaise with the body shop personnel and make sure that they understand fully the prescribed repair method

The Person:

Candidates will demonstrate:

- Strong communication skills for customer service and team communication
- Handle all vehicles with due care and attention ensuring that customer care/satisfaction is maintained at all times
- Awareness of, and adhere to all the housekeeping and health and safety regulations


Candidates will ideally have:

- ATA qualification or be a time served technician
- NVQ Level 1, 2 & 3
- Experience in a body shop or accident repair environment

We offer:

Company benefits include:

- Competitive Salary
- IMI (ATA) Accreditation Support
- Workplace Pension
- Excellent Bonus & OTEs

- Career Development & Training through Nationwide Academy
- Retail Discount
- Employee Assistance Programme

- Bonus Scheme
- Skills training from Manufacturers
- Car Scheme
- Team Culture

For more information please contact Jayme Morgan at Motivation HR (Apply online only) or send an up to date CV to (url removed) [1]

'Recruitment solutions for the Motor Industry' - (url removed)

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