Collision Damage Appraiser



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9D932163529
  • Posted: May 29, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a knowledgeable Collision Damage Appraiser based on Ottawa, ON.  Reporting directly to the Shop Manager, the successful candidate will handle modest to complex damage appraisals while providing excellent customer service. 

The Role:
  • Appraise damage sustained to vehicles and engage in discussions with insurance company’s to determine appropriate pricing and repair methods.
  • Ensure all Service Repairs are done to the highest standard possible and minimize client returns
  • Complete quality checks on all completed jobs
  • Respond to client inquiries and complaints in a timely manner and ensure all shop procedures are followed.
  • Overseeing the progression and productivity on daily assignments and monitor related records/paperwork
  • Ensure that all repair and safety procedures are adhered during the progression and repair of all vehicles in the shop 
  • Work alongside appraise and provide all needed documentation for approval (Ex: photos, service invoices, estimates, etc…) 
  • Build and foster relationships with adjusters and insurance appraisers
The Ideal Candidate:
  • 2 years’ experience appraising automobile physical damages or working within an imaging desk role
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong technical knowledge of auto body collision and mechanical repairs
  • Must have experience with Mitchell and Audatex electronic imaging/estimating systems
  • Has a strong understanding of the collision industry and “DRP” practices/guideline
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Danika Prud'homme, Branch Manager. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Danika Prud'Homme


Branch Manager, National Capital Region

  • 613.691.5203

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