Vehicle Damage Assessor (Plymouth)

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Plymouth
  • Up to £45,000 OTE

Aligra

We at Aligra are now recruiting for a highly motivated VDA in the Plymouth area on a permanent basis.

As a Vehicle Damage Assessor, we offer:

  • A competitive starting salary with an amazing bonus scheme.
  • Additional employee benefits (including employee assistance, life assurance, pension, colleague assistance program, retailer discounts etc.).
  • IMI (ATA) accreditation support through our very own academy)
  • A clear career development pathway and our commitment to supporting your professional development through in-house and industry-recognized training.
  • The opportunity to work with and service world-renowned automotive brands including Ford, Mercedes, and Vauxhall.
  • SAYE Scheme

Your Aim:

  • As part of a team of professionals you will undertake the inspection of damaged vehicles, assessing the full extent of the damage, costs of repair and timeframes.
  • An important aspect of this job is to identify the correct prescribed repair method and prepare, record and maintain records of electronic and manual estimates.
  • You will then liaise effectively with insurance companies to obtain their authority to repair the vehicle at the costs estimated.
  • You will also effectively liaise with customers engineers and technicians to explain and ensure they understand the repair methodology.

Requirements:

  • You need to be qualified to NVQ level 3/City & Guilds and ATA qualified with a solid Bodyshop background – whether the job at hand is routine or more complex, you will know just how to solve it.
  • You come from a fast-paced background – you know how to work in a standard job time structure with a focus on producing compliant, high-quality work.
  • You can do more than one thing at once – you can be sure you will never be looking for something to do, so being able to prioritize and plan your work is key.
  • You will have a full UK/EU Driving Licence
  • You get involved in every part of our business – you take pride being part of the team and are keen to help colleagues with a hands-on, can-do approach to getting things done.
  • You take pride in providing a great customer experience each day – you understand what is important to your customers and suppliers.

Salary – Up to £45,000 OTE  

Benefits:

  • A clear career development pathway
  • A competitive starting salary with an amazing bonus scheme.
  • Overtime paid at 1.5x hours

You will be working Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 17:00

Should you be interested in the above role, then we would be very interested in hearing from you today. Please send your CV to Automotive@aligra.co.uk or contact one of the team on 01793 512635.

Aligra have been established since 2007 and have since implemented supply partnerships with a number of the UK’s leading logistics companies. Whilst we work across all industries, we specialize in recruitment and talent management for the Automotive & Engineering, Driving & Industrial, Hospitality and Professional & Executive sectors

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