Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator

Ref: J76312_1519406548
Sector: Automotive
Region: South East
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 23/02/2018
End Date: 25/03/2018

Automotive, Motor Trade Job: Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator Required in Reading.

Salary: Up to £32,000 Basic, OTE £35,000 Per Annum
Term: Full Time, Permanent

Motor Trade Jobs / Automotive Vacancies: Vehicle Estimator / Vehicle Damage Assessor Required for Independent Bodyshop - Reading

Our Client, a Bodyshop in the Reading Area are currently looking to recruit an experienced and professional Estimator / Vehicle Damage Assessor (VDA) to join their Bodyshop.

Main Purpose of the Role:

* To carry out estimates as specified by insurers/customers ensuring that the vehicle repair can be carried out efficiently and that by doing so a satisfactory profit margin can be generated.

Main Tasks:

* To prepare manual and computerised estimates efficiently and ensure that it conforms to the requirements laid down by the insurance company/customer in order that customer care/satisfaction standards are maintained at all times.
* To maintain a file of all estimates undertaken making sure that all work that is not automatically authorised is clearly identified. Ensure that any such work does not commence until authorisation is gained, following-up any unauthorised estimates and reporting reasons.
* Once authorisation has been gained liaise with the body shop personnel and make sure that they understand fully the work to be done as per the estimate. Alternately communicate to the Bodyshop if, by agreement with the insurance company, the vehicle is deemed a "total loss".
* To be aware of and adhere to all Health and Safety regulations and policies applicable to your position and working environment.

In order to be eligible for this position you will need to be a Fully Qualified and experienced Vehicle Damage Assessor preferably ATA accredited. PAS 125 experience is advantageous but non essential along with Audatex training.

For your hard work our client is offering a starting salary of £32,000 , training / development, and fantastic long term career prospects with an established business.

If you would like to apply or are looking for more information on this vacancy or others alike within the area then please contact Charlotte Bell at Perfect Placement Automotive Recruitment.

To apply please send your most accurate and current CV to Charlotte Bell quoting J76312, Vehicle Damage Assessor, Reading.

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