Vehicle Inspection Trainee

 Cars45 Ltd
 Entry Level
 Closing date: 18.12.2019
  • Cars45 Ltd
  • Lagos
  • Entry Level
  • Closes On: 18.12.2019

Cars45 Ltd

We are Nigeria's largest car buying service with the goal of helping hundreds of customers to sell their cars.At Cars45 our passion is to build the infrastructure for commerce that allows sellers and buyers of Nigerian used Cars to exchange value quickly, cheaply and with unhindered access to independent relevant information required for decision making. We now have inspection centres at strategic locations to make it easy for our dear customers to sell their cars.

Job Description

It doesn't matter if it is a rickety Benz or a shining new Corolla. We buy any car. We have a simple solution for the most complex problem that a car owner faces - selling his/ her car - and our solution is deeply rooted in technology. And it works.

Execution is our game and our talk matches our walk! At the moment, we trade a few thousand cars every few weeks, making us a leading player in the used car industry. And guess what? We are a fast growing startup! We are scaling up rapidly and we need people who share in our dreams and ambition to become the number one vehicle trading company by volume in Nigeria by year 2020.

We are looking for passionate problem solvers who are excited about working long term with us, in building a valuable business. We want folks who value building things from the ground up. You have work to do! If this is you, apply asap!

The successful candidate will perform a variety of inspection on vehicles  while learning state and federal laws and regulations and developing inspection techniques needed to carry out mechanical safety inspections, prepare vehicle inspection reports, and inspect
vehicle maintenance records. The successful candidate will perform under close supervision and assignments would be reviewed to determine suitability for the role in the long term.


  • Diagnosing vehicle faults/issues
  • Thorough vehicle inspection (interior and exterior)
  • Writing of vehicle reports and other official reports
  • Verifies vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
  • Test vehicle for wear-and-tear damage.
  • Prepares reports based on findings from the inspection
  • Keeps equipment available for use by inspecting and testing vehicles;
  • Complies with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards
  • Maintains vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting
  • Maintains vehicle records by recording service and repairs


  • Minimum of OND in Mechanical or Automobile Engineering
  • Minimum of OND in any field/discipline but desires  to have a career in vehicle diagnosis/inspection
  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and electronic components of vehicles
  • Working knowledge of vehicle diagnostic systems and methods
  • Excellent physical condition
  • Knowledge about cars and its models
  • Ability to learn vehicle inspection mechanisms
  • Ability to learn the use of vehicle diagnostics equipment
  • Ability to to learn use of vehicle software applications

Nice to Have

  • Good communication skills
  • Previous technical experience on vehicles
  • Willingness to observe all safety precautions for protections against accidents, dangerous fluids, chemicals etc.

Salary Budget [ NGN ]

40000 - 45000