Motor Engineer Desktop

Exchange Street Financial Services
29000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jun 2019
15 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Your role will be to ensure that modern day motor vehicles, which are subject to a motor accident claim, are repaired to their pre-accident condition by using the most appropriate repair methods at the correct cost, or correctly valuing and categorising vehicles if they are deemed beyond economical repair.

You will have/be:

  • In depth knowledge of modern day motor vehicle repair, methodology and complexity and modern private and commercial body repair markets
  • Able to Negotiate and agree correct repair methodology ensuring costs are accurate.
  • You will liaise directly with customers, both internal and external, to ensure claims are fulfilled in line with the demands of each customer.
  • Negotiate total loss settlements with policyholders and third party customers
  • Work to agreed timescales and business parameters.
  • You will have a deep understanding of the new ABI vehicle salvage categorisation Code of Practice.
  • Self-motivated and capable of working on your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Ability to make independent decisions

Essential skills and knowledge:

  • Accredited to ATA standards of work, or working towards accreditation.
  • Experienced in vehicle construction and repair techniques
  • An understanding of Bodily Injury and Liability claims
  • Competent understanding of insurance principals
  • Competent in the use of repair Estimating Systems (Audatex)


  • Institute of Automotive Engineer Assessors Corporate membership
  • Corporate Membership of the Institute of the Motor Industry desired but not essential.
  • Technical qualifications include serving a recognised motor trade apprenticeship and gaining C&G or NVQ level 3 in automotive engineering.
  • ATA VDA Accreditation.

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