Vehicle Technician

Date: 25 Apr 2024

Location: Derby, United Kingdom

Company: inchcape

Vehicle Technician - Toyota Nottingham (East) and Derby

Up to £32,416 + OTE citca £37k + Excellent Benefits

40 hours per week Mon - Fri (one in three Saturday mornings paid as overtime)


Work on great cars, with great people.

Enjoy support that’s second to none as a Vehicle / PDI Technician at Inchcape UK. With training at some of the best facilities in the industry, you’ll learn new skills while becoming an expert on Lexus vehicles. And best of all, you’ll be part of a fun, friendly team that will support you every day.


This role will be covering two sites, Toyota Nottingham East and Toyota Derby.


What we can offer you

  • 33 days’ annual leave, including bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Retail discounts that save you money every day
  • Gym discounts, cash healthcare plans, and a cycle-to-work scheme
  • Car discounts for new and used purchases and servicing
  • Flexible pension scheme and Sharesave scheme to grow your savings
  • Family-friendly policies that help you spend more time with the people that matter
  • wellbeing programme to support you and your family
  • An annual celebration to recognise outstanding work
  • community volunteering day


New Technicians are eligible for welcome bonuses totalling £1,500*


What you’ll do day to day


  • Carry out complete quality checks to brand standard.
  • Visually inspect the exterior and interiors
  • Report all defects to factory ordered options.
  • Complete any associated paperwork prior to delivery to customers.
  • Diagnostics, including electrical diagnostics.
  • Carry out general mechanical repairs in-line with approved methods and processes.
  • Health checks.
  • Undertake road and ramp inspections.
  • Getting Used Cars retail-ready for resale (brakes, pads, suspension, head unit replacements)


Helpful skills and qualifications

Don’t worry about ticking off every single skill here − if you care about delivering great experiences as much as we do, we want to hear from you.

  • A NVQ level 2 or 3 in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair or equivalent
  • A full UK driving license
  • The capability of working to the highest quality standards and to efficiency targets
  • Great team player and communication skills


Who we are

Inchcape is a global automotive group that sells, services, and repairs the world’s best-known car brands, from Audi, Toyota, Volkswagen, and Lexus to BMW, Jaguar, Land Rover, and Mercedes-Benz. Our mission is to create outstanding and trusted experiences for our customers, our partners, and our people. That’s why we believe that Inchcape is for everyone − including you.



*Terms & Conditions; £1,000 sign-on bonus payable in month after probation ends. £500 additional bonus payable after 6-months (or 3 months after probation end). Further T&C’s apply.


At Inchcape we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, and believe that Inchcape is for Everyone. So if you’re excited about this role and you share our values to deliver great experiences through fresh thinking and working better together, we encourage you to apply. You may be just the right person for this or other roles. Please get in touch!