Vehicle Accident Repair Estimator

Technical Placements
£28k - 32k per year + Benefits
13 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Car bodyshop / accident repair estimator engineer required for an expanding claims, accident management company in Peterborough. This is an excellent opportunity for a time-served panel beater / estimator / body shop manager to move into a professional office based environment with excellent career prospects. Training may be provided for someone who has good car repair and estimating experience that would like to move out of the bodyshop environment. This position offers an excellent salary, 40 hours per week and no weekend work . You will be working in a friendly team of like-minded engineers, in an interesting and enjoyable role. Skills and Experience Substantial experience in motor car vehicle estimating, body shop or engineering role with knowledge Audatex. Strong communication skills with good telephone manner. Happy to build relationships and negotiate with repairers. Confident in using IT computer systems (Experience of Audatex or similar management system essential). Full driving licence. Responsibilities Checking body shop estimates against images to confirm viability of repair, control of repair costs and to ensure that the correct repair methods are used. Control the claims cost of reinstating accident damaged vehicles. Control repair costs to ensure that clients receive the best possible outcome. Provide a quality engineering resource to the business and clients, offering clear and informed guidance. Ensure that agreed service levels are maintained. When required, carry out vehicle inspections on site or at the appointed repairer. This is a unique opportunity to join an expanding business. This job was originally posted as