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Primarily responsible for estimating client motorcycles and liaising with assessors regarding the damage incurred as a result of the incident


  • To carry out inspections on motorcycles noting the damage and taking appropriate images.
  • Ensure Initial parts list is completed on KAM (including labour and specialist repair) so prices can be obtained.
  • Complete total loss form if necessary and inform the handler.
  • Discuss estimate with inspecting engineers to obtain authority where possible.
  • Updating and monitoring of the Estimating job list on KAM and file notes.
  • Process repair authorities and update KAM notifying parts, workshop and paint shop.
  • Liaise with authorising engineer when supplementary work is identified
  • Technical ability to identify repairable parts
  • Carry out alignment checks when necessary


  • Knowledge of motorcycle industry.
  • Full license to ride any motorcycle.
  • Good customer service skills.
  • Must have experience in dealing with enquiries face to face and via a telephone.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.   
  • Computer literate.
  • Negotiating skills.


Job Title:                    Estimator

Reports To:                Repair Centre Manager

Place of Work:            MCE - Northampton

Hours of Work:          37.5 hours per week

Salary:                        As per Plantec Assist Salary Matrix

Holiday Entitlement:  28 days per annum inclusive of bank holidays.       

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