Vehicle Damage Assessor

Immediate Start Available – Permanent Position – Manufacturer Approved Accident Repair Centre – Training and Development Opportunities – Low Staff Turnover – Competitive Salary

Salary starting at £40,000 P/A (Depending on Experience)
Monday to Thursday (08:00-16:30), Friday (08:00-16:00)
29 Days Holiday Incl. Bank Holidays

Are you a  Vehicle Damage Assessor  (VDA)/Estimator looking for your next great opportunity within the Automotive Industry?

Proactive Personnel are currently working with an ever-growing, reputable company in the area who are looking to fill a Vehicle Damage Assessor (VDA)/Estimator position within their busy Bodyshop due to growth and demand within the business.

Below is a little detail of what would be expected as a Vehicle Damage Assessor (VDA)/Estimator and the desired skills of a suitable candidate for the industry:


A competitive salary starting at £40,000
Pension Scheme
Enhanced holiday
Discount on services
Vast opportunities to develop your own skills within the business
Opportunities to gain industry and nationally recognised qualifications
The chance to work alongside industry experts
Working with a leading organisation within the Automotive Industry


Day to day responsibilities of a Vehicle Damage Assessor (VDA)/Estimator will include:

Creating estimates for all vehicles that go through the Bodyshop
Liaising with Technicians (Panel/Paint/MET/SMART) and Bodyshop Management
Liaising with Insurance companies and other third parties
Provide customers with estimates according to guidelines, including price and time
Ensuring customer satisfaction scores are maintained


The ideal candidate will have experience in a Vehicle Damage Assessor (VDA)/Estimator role within a Bodyshop/Accident Repair environment
Experience using Audatex and Autoflow or similar software
ATA accreditation is desirable but not essential
Full UK Driving Licence
Strong communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with both customers and colleagues

Proactive Personnel specialise in the recruitment of Automotive Industry staff across the UK. From Inverness to Plymouth our database has been developed over the past 20 years to be able to assist you in finding your ideal job first time round. It has also gained us the reputation for being one of the leading recruiters within this field. We have multiple vacancies nationwide, so please get in touch to find out more information with this or other positions.

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Application ends on August 18, 2022


  • Location Milton Keynes
  • Job category Automotive, Automotive Workshop, Mechanics & Vehicle Maintenance
  • Salary £40,000
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Nik Horabin
    01244 222 000
Job ID: 8347 Application ends on August 18, 2022