Body Estimator / Vehicle Inspector (Nights)

Leighton Buzzard
23000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP23000 - GBP28000/annum
14 Mar 2017
30 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
At CarShop, we are absolutely committed to making sure our Colleagues have a great place to work, are excited and engaged in what they are doing and are rewarded for their achievements.

Our fantastic benefits package includes;

- A competitive salary
- Holiday entitlement that increases with length of service
- Opportunities for personal and career development
- Salary sacrifice schemes including childcare vouchers and cycle to work
- Discounts on the High Street
- Discounts on Vehicles and Servicing
- Free parking on site

Let's start with the facts

CarShop aims to be the employer of choice within the motor retail industry. We put a lot of time and effort into finding and nurturing the very best candidates for every job, recognising and rewarding your achievements and supporting your personal development.

Achieving this goal will help us maintain our position as the UK's leading used car supermarket group. It will also enable us to set the standard by which all other motor dealerships and car supermarkets are measured. Established in 1999, CarShop have a GBP200 million annual turnover, 20,000+ annual retail sales, up to 3,500 cars in group stock at any one time, over 500employees, 17 years of experience, 5 huge retail stores, and huge ambition for continued innovation and success.

The job in a nutshell

To carry out body vehicle appraisals to the required standard, applying the most cost effective repair methods.

What you will be doing


Accurately report on all damage.


Recommend appropriate repair methods.


Imaging of all damage on vehicles.


To work efficiently, maximising the number of Vehicles inspected as per KPI's


Ensure effective communication across the preparation centre


Ability to maintain a safe and productive work environment


Ensure the quality of work is maintained to a consistent high standard

What we expect from you

- Desirable to hold a full UK/EU Driving Licence
- Effective organisational skills
- Effective communication skills
- Ability to communicate with a diverse workforce
- Ability to build relationships at all levels
- High level of accuracy and attention to detail

What happens next?

Once you have completed your application, our Recruitment Team will initially consider your skills and experience based on your CV and application. If suitable, our team will then contact you to advise you of the next stage.

CarShop is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes all applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity