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Trainee Vehicle Inspector

Full Time

Copart

Trainee Vehicle Inspector Whitburn

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Do you have a passion for cars and an interest in anything that has wheels and an engine?

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Vehicle Inspector to join our friendly, professional team.

As a Trainee Vehicle Inspector, you will be responsible for providing a physical inspection of vehicles. The information gathered is reported through an electronic form (DTLE) which is reviewed by the Vehicle Image Engineers to provide the customer with a fully detailed vehicle appraisal report.

As part of this Trainee Vehicle Inspector role, you will have the opportunity to undertake additional career development and obtain a recognised motor engineering qualification (ATA VDA).

  • To ensure physical vehicle examinations and inspections (DTLE’s) are carried out in accordance with Copart’s standards
  • To investigate and provide important information to Copart’s Engineering Teams
  • Liaise with insurance companies and process requests regarding additional vehicle information
  • Operate a handheld device to document vehicle information and imagery
  • Maintain excellent service levels
  • Communicate and collaborate information with colleagues within the operating centres and Head Office
  • Follow Health & Safety and Company guidelines, to maintain a safe and efficient working environment
  • To report to the Engineering Service Manager any issues preventing the efficient completion of duties

We welcome applications for this Trainee Vehicle Inspector role from candidates with experience in the following areas: Vehicle Damage, Vehicle, Elevator, Engineering, Vehicle Maintenance, Motor, Automotive, Damage, IT Literate, MS Office, Road Traffic Act, Trainee Engineer, Insurance, Reporting.

Essential Skills

  • Experience of motor vehicles, familiarity with all types of damage and repair methods
  • Knowledge of basic legal vehicle roadworthiness requirements under Road Traffic Act are required for this Trainee Vehicle Inspector role
  • Able to interpret degrees of damage and possible consequences
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Demonstrate effective ability to work under own initiative
  • Self-motivated with an enquiring and investigative nature
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

About Company

Copart UK, based in Bedford, is part of Copart Inc, a global company that specialises in recycling and reselling vehicles online via our global auction platform. As the industry leader in used and salvage vehicle auctions in the UK, we handle over half a million vehicles each year on behalf of the motor insurance and wider automotive sector.

We provide our sellers with an unrivalled marketplace, and our buyers with access to vehicles and parts globally. We also run a range of other businesses including cashforcars.co.uk where anyone can sell their vehicle to us and get a great price!

 

Essential Requirements

  • Experience of motor vehicles, familiarity with all types of damage and repair methods
  • Knowledge of basic legal vehicle roadworthiness requirements under Road Traffic Act are required for this Trainee Vehicle Inspector role
  • Able to interpret degrees of damage and possible consequences
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Demonstrate effective ability to work under own initiative
  • Self-motivated with an enquiring and investigative nature
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

COVID-19 Trainee Vehicle Inspector Whitburn

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