Automotive Vehicle Damage Assessor/ VDA Estimator

Recruiter
Perfect Placement
Location
Oxford
Salary
£30000 - £33000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Automotive, Motor Trade Job: Automotive Vehicle Damage Assessor/ VDA Estimator Required in Oxford.

Salary: Up to £30,000 Basic, OTE £33,000 Per Annum
Term: Full Time, Permanent

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

Estimator / VDA Required!!

Our Client an Accident Repair Centre Group in Oxford are currently looking to hire a fully qualified and experienced Vehicle Damage Assessor (VDA)/Estimator for their busy depot in Oxford!

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 hold strong and successful experience in vehicle estimating and be Audatex or Glassmatix trained/qualified. ATA is the minimum standard and manufacturer training would be advantageous to our client but is non-essential.

Our Client is offering a generous basic salary depending on experience (open to negotiation), with the opportunity to earn bonus also.

If you have all of the qualities listed above then please get in contact ASAP!!

This role is one of many Bodyshop jobs in this area, please contact Thylia Spencer at Perfect Placement for others similar to this.

To apply please send your CV to Thylia Spencer quoting J71802, VDA/Estimator, Oxford.

Please remember to add your home phone number, mobile number, email address and full address to your CV. If this information is missing it slows down our process and may result in us not being able to contact you.

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