Damage Controller

  • Location

    Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Oliver Scoular

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Damage Controller required in Weston.

  • £22,000 Basic Salary
  • £24,000 OTE
  • 42 hours per week
  • Opportunity to join a Growing Company

Our Client a Used Car Supermarket in the Weston, Super Mare area is looking for a Damage Controller to join their team.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Vehicle Assessor to join a leading company that offers great long term career prospects.

In this role the successful Damage Controller will be expected to accurately determine and carry out appraisals of vehicles prior to and after external preparation, in line with Company standards. Working under the management of the Head of Group Operations you will ensure that details of the condition of vehicles are accurately entered into the in-house preparation and authorisation system.

Key Responsibilities for this Damage Controller role:

  • Undertaking appraisal/inspection of vehicles in line with Company requirements
  • Entering information and pictures on to the Company hand held system accurately, and in a timely manner
  • Notifying relevant managers of non-runners as appropriate
  • Assessing and logging required repairs accurately
  • Discussing appraisals with line managers on site, as required
  • Administering vehicle details at the Arrival Yard
  • Inspecting between 40-50 vehicles as per daily target minimum
  • Undertaking reviews to ensure the knowledge of vehicle specification is current and up to date
  • Moving vehicles around site, adhering to site speed limits and safe driving practices
  • Ensuring that the Company's Health & Safety standards and practices are adhered to at all times
  • Referring any issues, queries or complaints to the relevant manager
  • Undertaking any cross-functional tasks in the Yard area

In exchange for your commitment to the company you can expect a generous salary and the opportunity to progress in the future.

The Damage Controller role is based in Weston so the applicants would ideally be able to commute daily.

If this vacancy ticks all the right boxes then apply today.

If this Damage Controller Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Weston please contact Ollie Scoular at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

At Perfect Placement we specialise in Motor Trade Jobs, so if your Automotive Career is not heading in the direction you wish it to be, be sure to get in touch! We have over 1,400 live vacancies, ranging from HGV Technician Jobs through to Damage Controller Jobs.