Vehicle Damage Assessor

Recruiter
John Gibson Associates
Location
Birmingham
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Salary: £27,000 - £30,000 (£33,000 OTE not including overtime Saturdays which are paid at time and a half. Any extended hours during the week days paid at time + ¼)

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking organisation as a Vehicle Damage Assessor. You will receive unrivalled amount of training & rewards that include pension, discounts on insurances and performance awards.

The purpose of the role is to carry out the assessment of all vehicles, to check for accident damage and produce accurate Audatex estimates.

Requirements


-Working within site guidelines to ensure effective workflow of job cards to meet the volume targets and identify fast track repairs, ensure parts orders are accurate and follow purchase procedures
-Constantly reviewing repair best practices to ensure repairs are cost- effective
-Liaison with the policyholder and engineering function where vehicles are borderline repairable or beyond economical repair
-The constant delivery of service SLA’s, ensuring customers are contacted regarding repairs and non-related damage.
-Where applicable agree amended repair hours with the workshop leadership teams and technicians
-Accountable for Health and Safety regulations, company health and safety policies and procedures appropriate to role


You would have previous experience in a similar role with the following skills/knowledge

-Experience and knowledge of vehicle repair.
-Knowledge of Thatcham repair methods, Audatex repair times.
-Ability to prioritise workloads to ensure you achieve targets.

Benefits & Rewards

It all starts with a competitive salary, benchmarked against competitors, which will grow as you do. There is an attractive holiday entitlement too – and what’s more, you can choose the rewards that suit your lifestyle.

That kind of flexibility is a key feature of our benefits package. And there’s plenty to choose from, including:

Pension funding of 9% of your base salary – you can choose to contribute less or more

Income protection

Life assurance

Private medical cover

50% off home, motor and pet insurance policies

Free travel insurance and breakdown cover