Vehicle Inspector

Recruiter
Forde Recruitment Ltd
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Vehicle Inspectors are required in Exeter. You will be required to inspect (cosmetically) end of lease and fleet vehicles in a variety of locations throughout your preferred area.

Forde Automotive work with various Vehicle Logistics, Vehicle Remarketing and Fleet Management companies in the area and they are looking for Vehicle Inspectors to join them on a Permanent basis. You will be working with a variety of new and nearly new cars and must be able to complete all aspects of quality control including inspection of body work, identifying damage on all vehicle types and recommend repair methods.

JOB ROLE:

Responsible for collecting and delivering vehicles to the correct destination

To be central point of contact for the drivers

Carry out inspections on vehicles, including scheduling of work and appraisals

Plan and co-ordinate daily workload, taking into account geography and resources available

Identify image damage on all vehicle types

Recommend repair methods for damage and accurately estimate cost

Interact with customers professionally and provide information regarding inspections

Provide vehicle information to support the process in a timely manner

Deliver exceptional customer service at all times

Ensure communications are accurate, inclusive and timely

KEY SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge of vehicle repair methods

Good logistical planning skills

Ability to confidently discuss inspection results and repair decisions

Technical vehicle inspection knowledge

Ability to prioritise workload and work to deadline

Basic mechanical knowledge

PC literate - including hand-held devices

Ability to work under self-management

Excellent customer service and communication skills

Good organisation skills

Self-motivated

Full UK Driving licence

The successful Vehicle Inspectors will ideally have experience in vehicle appraisal, have the ability to adapt in a fluid marketplace and must bring a 'can-do’ attitude. You will have the ability to investigate and analyse issues objectively, making sound decisions that maximise opportunities.

A keen eye is required and you MUST have motor industry experience; quality control, bodyshop or vehicle inspection. It would be desirable if you had knowledge of BVRLA fair wear and tear standard.

In return you can expect a competitive salary + bonus + company car.

If you are looking for a company that offers structured career progression please apply TODAY!

Forde Automotive is part of the Forde Recruitment Group. This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Forde Recruitment Ltd who in this instance is operating as an Employment Business. Unfortunately, due to the high volumes of applications we are currently receiving, we are only able to contact candidates who are successful in progressing to the next stage. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of your application, then please presume that you have not been successful on this occasion and continue to search on our website for future vacancies.