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Pre-Delivery Inspection Technician (Full-Time)


SUMMARY-Inspects and services new vehicles when they are delivered to the dealer and makes minor repairs or adjustments to ensure the salable condition of the vehicles. 


  • Compares serial number of incoming vehicles against invoices.
  • Assigns stock control numbers to cars.
  • Inspects vehicles for obvious damage and missing major components.
  • Inspects vehicles for loose or misaligned items such as trim, doors, and hardware.
  • Records discrepancies and signs or otherwise acknowledges an acceptance slip for each vehicle delivered.
  • Performs repairs and replaces defective items with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
  • Ensures the warranty repairs are properly documented and charged.
  • Starts engine and drives the vehicle to test steering, brakes, transmission, and engine operation.
  • Activates power equipment such as electric windows, seats, radio, horn, lights, and directional signals to ensure specified operating standards.
  • Inspects surfaces to detect minor chips and scratches in paint. Touches up imperfections using brush applicator and factory-supplied matching paint.
  • Installs standard components.
  • Pours antifreeze into radiator according to seasonal requirements.
  • Maintains and is accountable for all dealership-owned tools and manuals. Returns them to the proper place and in the same condition as when they were received.
  • Complies with all laws and regulations pertaining to cleaning fluids, paint, thinners, and other hazardous materials. Reports any deviations to management.
  • Understands, keeps abreast of, and complies with federal, state, and local regulations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know, etc.
  • Operates all tools and equipment in a safe manner.
  • Reports any safety issues immediately to management.
  • Follows established organizational procedures and safety rules.
  • Keeps shop area neat and clean.


Physical Requirements



Percentage of Work Time Spent on Activity










Hearing: Must be able to hear well enough to communicate with employees















Fingering/grasping/feeling: Must be able to use a pressure washer






Working Conditions

The work environment is typical of a shop environment; working indoors and outdoors and exposed to all weather conditions. This includes exposure to chemicals and exposure to sounds and noise that are distracting. Duties are performed in a close physical proximity to other people.


Equipment & Machines Used

Includes but not limited to a pressure washer.


Reporting Relationships

Reports to the Prep Manager.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Job Knowledge/Skills Required

 Valid drivers license.

Woodhouse Auto Family

Job Title

Pre-Delivery Inspection Technician (Full-Time)


Woodhouse Auto Family


Omaha, NE

More Info

Date Posted: 
Job Type:  Full-time Employee
Hours:  40 hours per week
Occupational Category:  53-7061.00 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment
Zipcode:  68114
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