Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £22,000.00 - £25,000.00 gross per year
  • Burton upon Trent


Bodyshop Estimator
circa £22,000-£25,000 DOE OTE £32,000

About the position

The successful candidate for our Bodyshop Estimator position in Burton-on-Trent will have some experience in a high-pressured environment.

A large part of the Bodyshop Estimator position involves:

Carrying out estimates accurately, in detail acceptable to the Manager and sending these to customers in a timely manner.
Ensuring you clearly identify and understand the customer's needs and desires.
Informing customers of additional repairs needed over and above those estimated for, including approximate costs and revised completion.
Liaising with insurance companies / third parties to access necessary claim information.
Carrying out all estimate follow-ups.
Handing over completed vehicles ensuring customer satisfaction with work carried out.
Making sure a constant communication is adhered to at all times with approved repairer.
Assisting the Workshop Controller to achieve recorded completion dates or advise Bodyshop Administrator of issues affecting completion date.
Responsibility for work quality and final checking of all vehicles for both the repair and completion stage.

About our requirements

We expect you to demonstrate some skills that will prove very beneficial in the position, including:

Previous experience working as a motor industry estimator
Ability to work to deadlines and targets.
Strong teamwork skills.
Strong organisational and multi-tasking skills.
Confident and professional communication skills.

You must have experience within the accident repair industry, alongside knowledge of the latest computerised insurance systems along with manufacturer standards and protocols.
You must hold a Audatex certificate.

An ATA would be a distinct advantage but isn't essential

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