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We currently have a position for Vehicle Damage Assessor at our Cheltenham Bodyshop

Job Description

The Vehicle Damage Assessor's role involves all or some of the following task

Objectives of the Job

  • To maximise the sale of parts and labour when processing vehicle estimates
  • To ensure time schedules are met and quality standards are achieved

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Inspect damaged vehicles and prepare estimates of the work required
  • Assist technicians with job card interpretation
  • Ensure work is carried out to the highest possible standard
  • Ensure customer expectations are met
  • Authorise or obtain authority for additional work to be carried out, other than that sanctioned
  • Liaise with technicians on problems arising with repairs and advise Bodyshop reception of any delays
  • Ensure repairs are 'Standard Time' or given a 'Time Taken' in accordance with Manufacturer's or manual recommendations and sign to evidence authority/agreement of time granted
  • Assist the Bodyshop Manager in establishing good and safe working practices
  • Carry out any other reasonable request of the bodyshop manager
  • Complying fully with all the employees legal obligations as defined by the COSHH Regulations 1988
  • Complying fully with all the employers requirements in accordance with the Company's Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Continued professional development by attending manufacturer/industry approved training
  • Supervise any work undertaken by unqualified/semi-skilled estimators
  • Complying fully with all the requirements of the employer in accordance with all the company's legal responsibilities
  • Complying fully with all the employers requirements in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998
  • Comply with BS10125:2014:A1:2016 policies and procedures

Employee Benefits

At Baylis, we’re committed to providing great rewards to the people who drive our success. Whether it’s taking care of your health, providing for your future or making sure your needs are met, The below Baylis benefits are available to all staff:

31 days paid holiday (inc bank holidays) rising by 1 day after each 5 years worked
Excellent pay package
Company Pension Contribution
Large modern showrooms and workshops
Free MOT and 50% Discount on Services
New & used car staff offers
Death in service Benefit
Free eye test, dental & therapy treatments
Up to £25,000 personal accident benefit
Online discounts at many popular shops

What happens next?

Please upload your CV using the form below to start your application:

Once you have applied for the job, we will initially consider your skills and experience based on your CV and application. If you match the job, we will be in touch with you to advise you of the next stage in the process.

Baylis is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes all applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


Working Hours 40
Location Baylis Cheltenham Bodyshop
Salary Competitive
Benefits Baylis Benefits Scheme
Closing Date 31/12/2021
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