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Vehicle Damage Assessor/Assistant Bodyshop Manager

Management, Accident Repair Centre
£35000 per annum
Vehicle Damage Assessor/Assistant Bodyshop Manager required in Cheltenham. 
  • Fully negotiable starting salary with £35,000+ uncapped on-target-earnings. 
  • Monday to Friday 8:30am-5:00pm with 1 in 2 Saturdays 8:30am-12:30pm.
  • Fantastic long-term career prospects with a a company awarded a recognised stats as a 'Best Company to Work For'.
Our client, a £100m turnover multi-site car dealer group established across the West Midlands and South Wales, are currently looking to recruit an Vehicle Damage Assessor/Assistant Bodyshop Manager for their accident repair centre in Cheltenham. 

Reporting to the Bodyshop Manager, you shall be responsible for the control of each vehicle once it has been booked into the centre and will be actively involved carrying 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. You shall control the flow of work into the workshop and ensure the smooth running of the operation until the vehicle has been repaired and is back with the satisfied customer.

You shall also be responsible for overseeing and motivating a team of productives in the centre and ensuring safe working practices and security within the department whilst also providing positive customer experiences in all instances. 

In order to be eligible for this role you shall need to have experience in controlling/managing a medium to large automotive accident repair workshop, be Audatex trained/qualified, and have a UK driving licence with minimal points.

Experience in quality controlling would also be beneficial. Overall you shall be a strong team leader ensuring maximum utilisiation and productivity of the workshop facilities and minimise any staff loss or bad working practices. You will be a team player, have strong communication skills, be methodical and organised with your work with a focus on safety and quality, and handle working to targets/deadlines. 

For your hard work as a Vehicle Damage Assessor/Assistant Bodyshop Manager our client is offering:
  • Fully negotiable starting salary pending experience and current earnings.
  • Annual uncapped on-target-earnings of £35,000+ per annum.
  • 31 days annual leave (including bank holidays) with your holiday allowance increases over length of service.
  • Full in-house training provided.
  • Various staff benefits scheme including pension scheme, health care provisions, staff purchase discounts, and online retailer discounts.
  • Fantastic long-term career prospects with a a company awarded a recognised status as a 'Best Company to Work For'.
  • Working hours from 8:30am-5:00pm Monday to Friday with 1 in 2 Saturdays 8:30am-12:30pm.
If this Vehicle Damage Assessor/Assistant Bodyshop Manager Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Cheltenham please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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