Bodyshop Trainee Estimator

  • Job Reference: LW900667
  • Date Posted: 20 October 2017
  • Recruiter: Holt Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.holtrecruitment.com/
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: £17,000 to £27,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus bonus
  • Sector: Bodyshops
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Looking to employ a Bodyshop Trainee Estimator to join a busy Bodyshop/Accident Repair Centre.

Location: Farnborough / Aldershot / Hampshire

Salary: £17,000 – £27,000 + Bonus

  • Fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Estimator / Vehicle Damage Assessor to join a very established Accident Repair Centre.
  • You will be responsible for building relationships and liaising with insurance companies, suppliers and customers whilst maximising sales opportunities.
  • Highly respected within the industry and has numerous contracts and work providers that keep this site very busy.
  • You must either have a few years’ experience as an estimator or have worked within the Bodyshop or Motor Trade to be considered for this role. Full training, development and a career path will be offered for the right person as well as a fantastic salary and package.
  • Immediate start available

Job Role

You will be required to collate estimates on body repairs to accident damaged vehicles using the Audatex computerised estimating system. You will calculate the time required to complete all necessary repairs and inform the body shop of the authorisation of additional work needed. 

Following completion of the estimates, you will be required to negotiate the repair costs with insurance engineers and provide a breakdown of the repair costs for the customer. 

Must have previous experience as an Estimator, ideally be ATA qualified and have an up to date Audatex certificate.

If you are interested in this position or require more information please call Holt Recruitment on 01202 552915 or 0845 8338007.