Location: Positions available throughout UK, Field Based Contract: Freelance, Contractor Basis Salary: Competitive, DOE
DEKRA Automotive are a rapidly growing independent Testing, Inspection and Certification company in the UK, We have been active in the field of safety for 90 years. The vision for the company’s 100th birthday in 2025 is that DEKRA will be the global partner for a safe world.
As we welcome more B2B clients, we are looking for motivated, experienced team players to help us deliver the highest possible professional service.
The purpose of this role is to act as a Contractor for DEKRA Automotive Limited conducting vehicle inspections to an exceptionally high standard ensuring quality, accuracy, efficiency and in a professional and courteous manner.
The role will respond to instructions from our deployment centre that will arrange appointments on your behalf, broadly within a defined geographic region. There are several types of inspection covering such activities as pre purchase inspections and warranty evaluations.
You will complete all inspection reports within specified timescales that are subject to office appraisal for consistency and quality. You will use your own tools and equipment that must be current and conform to required legislation.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
The core responsibilities of this role representing DEKRA Automotive Limited are to deliver an outstanding customer experience, an exceptional inspection standard and present an extremely professional report.
To represent DEKRA Automotive Limited delivering vehicle inspections at the clients’ address as directed by our office-based deployment team
Complete and deliver inspection reports after each visit in accordance with the company’s templates and reporting guidelines. All reports must be legible, timely and free from any ambiguity
To support the Operations Manager in piloting new initiatives or programmes for customers exercising reasonable flexibility if required to travel outside your designated geographic territory
Knowledge, Experience & Qualification:
Five years previous experience in formal vehicle maintenance, servicing or MOT
City & City Level 3 or an NVQ Level 3 in Vehicle Maintenance
Preferably be a member of the IMI or IRTE
Onboard with DEKRA via a LTD company or Umbrella Company
Meet DEKRA minimum insurance requirements
Hold Motor Trade Road Risk insurance
You must also be able to demonstrate the following attributes:
Delivering excellent customer service
Exceptional planning and organisation
Accurate report writing and time management
Sounds judgement and decision making
Excellent communication skills
Meticulous analysis of information
Team player who can work independently
As a Contractor working on behalf of DEKRA, you will be required to have a full driving licence with your own vehicle.
The successful candidate will be required to provide their own tools and equipment to carry out vehicle testing and inspecting.
If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role click on “APPLY” today, forwarding an up-to-date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance.