VDA Estimator

Recruiter
Skilltech Recruitment
Location
Redhill
Salary
From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Sep 2017
Skilltech Recruitment now have a fantastic career opportunity for an experienced Vehicle Estimator / Vehicle Damage assessor for our busy client in Redhill. This job role is a VDA Estimator position and requires an experienced person. Job Details: VDA / Estimator / Vehicle Damage Assessor • 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 insurance company • Once authorisation has been gained, to liaise with the body shop personnel and make sure that they understand fully the prescribed repair method Hours of employment 45 hours per week Monday – Friday, 0800-1730 with 30 minutes unpaid lunch break. Additional working: One in three Saturdays, from 8am til 12noon. Salary: Dependent on experience If you would like to be considered for the VDA / Estimator job role then please send your CV to Anna at Skilltech or call 01795668111 This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75277980