Vehicle Damage Assessor

  • Location

    Brighton, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Accident Repair Centre, Vehicle Damage Assessor

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Joel Vincent

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Vehicle Estimator Required In Brighton
Salary Negotiable
Monday to Friday 8am-5:30pm
1 in 4 Saturdays
Accident Repair Centre

Our Client, a Successful and established Accident Repair Bodyshop in Brighton are looking for a experienced and qualified Vehicle Damage Assessor

As a expierenced VDA you will be required to:

* To inspect damaged vehicles and assess the full extent of the damage sustained, assess the cost of repair and time scales
* To identify the correct prescribed repair method
* To prepare computerised and manual estimates and to accurately record these, maintaining up-to-date records of all estimates
* To obtain from insurance companies authority to proceed with repair to a vehicle and to confirm the cost of the repair
* To communicate effectively with customers, engineers and technicians to ensure understanding of correct vehicle repair methodology
* To ensure that any amendment to repair work is authorised by the work provider
* Once authorisation has been gained, to liaise with the body shop personnel and make sure that they understand fully the prescribed repair method
* It would be beneficial to your application if you are an ATA qualified Vehicle Damage Assessor, however this is not essential.

This is a great opportunity to work for a respected independent vehicle repair centre that is constantly developing to ensure they remain one of the leaders in their area. Our Client realises that their employees are their most valuable asset and make sure to prioritise their personal development to ensure they always have the best skills for the job.

The successful candidate for this role must have previous experience in this area and be trained in Audatex

If this VDA / Estimator Vacancy interests you or any other Automotive jobs in the Brighon area, please contact Joel at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

We are the UK's leading Automotive Recruitment Consultancy, if you are looking to refresh your Automotive Career please get in touch with us, we have many Motor Trade Jobs available across the whole of the UK ranging from Vehicle Damage Assessor to MET Fitter to Bodyshop Manager.