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Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator Job in Hampshire

Vehicle Damage Assessor, Accident Repair Centre
£38000 - £43000 per annum
VDA – Vehicle Damage Assessor/Estimator
  • Basic Salary up to £38,000 + Bonus
  • Monday – Friday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Accident Repair Group
  • £750 Sign on Fee!
  • Havant, Hampshire.
We are seeking a Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator in the Havant area for our client a well-known accident repair company.
Our Client is a one of the largest automotive Accident Repair groups within the UK. They are a BS 10123 Accredited Bodyshop, with multiple manufacturer accreditations.

They have the latest technology and equipment available in the Accident Repair Market, and offers ATA Training Accreditations alongside a fantastic working environment.
They are seeking a Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator to join their Havant team! This a great opportunity to join a thriving part of the accident repair business. Our Client offers a fully equipped workshop with regular updating of equipment.
What’s on Offer with this Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator role?
  • Monday to Friday 08:00 – 18:00
  • Basic Salary: £38,000
  • Opportunity for Bonus
  • IMI (ATA) Accreditation Training & support
  • Company Pension
  • New Car Scheme
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Retailer Discounts
  • Entertainment & Theme Park Discounts
  • Supportive Workshop Environment.
 What will you be doing as a Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator?
  • Undertake the inspection of damaged vehicles
  • Assessing the full extent of the damage, costs of repair and timeframes.
  • Identify the correct prescribed repair method and prepare, record and maintain records of electronic and manual estimates.
  • You will then liaise effectively with insurance companies to obtain their authority to repair the vehicle at the costs estimated.
  • You will also effectively liaise with customer’s engineers and technicians to explain and ensure they understand the repair methodology.
  • Be able to produce work that complies with the highest technical and quality standards and, above all, helps deliver on their service commitment to customers.
 To be considered for this Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator role, you must have:
  • Ideally you are qualified to NVQ level 3/City & Guilds or ATA qualified with a solid Bodyshop background – whether the job at hand is routine or more complex, you will know just how to solve it.  
  • You come from a fast-paced background – you know how to work in a standard job time structure with a focus on producing compliant, high-quality work. 
  • You can do more than one thing at once – you can be sure you will never be looking for something to do, so being able to prioritise and plan your work is key.
  • You will have a full UK/EU Driving Licence 
  • You get involved in every part of our business – you take pride being part of the team and are keen to help colleagues with a hands-on, can-do approach to getting things done.
  • You take pride in providing a great customer experience each day - you understand what is important to your customers and suppliers. 
If this Vehicle Damage Assessor / Estimator job interests you, and you would like to know more about it or other roles such as a Panel Technician, Bodyshop Workshop Controller, Bodyshop Manager, Panel Beater, Vehicle Damage Assessor, Estimator, Accident Repair management, Smart Repair, Panel Beater, MET Technician, Stripper, Fitter, Vehicle Technician, HGV Technician, Vehicle Mechanic or other Automotive Jobs in in Littlehampton, Worthing, Petersfield, Pulborough, Shoreham, Hove, Brighton, Havant, Portsmouth, Fareham, Petersfield, Waterlooville, Chichester, Cosham, Emsworth, Bognor Regis, Southampton, Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh, Winchester, Bishops Waltham, Gosport, Hedge End, Botley, West Sussex and Hampshire please contact Martin Bane at Perfect Placement.
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