Job Summary: 

  • Position: Workshop Controller - Trainee
  • Salary: £23,728 (including shift allowance)
  • Location: 2 Simpson Parkway, Kirkton Campus, Livingston, EH54 7BH
  • Hours: 554 Shift, 06.30 - 18.30 (5 on, 5 off, 4 on, 5 off, 5 on, 4 off)

We're looking for a passionate individual to join Cazoo as a trainee Workshop Controller. You will be providing support to the workshop and liaising with all departments, including: Refurbishment, Inspections and Parts Department

What you'll be doing:

  • Loading the refurbishment workshop with vehicles in priority order and coordinate the vehicles to their location
  • Evaluate the necessary route for vehicles into refurbishment and distribute work to the correct skill set
  • Liaise with the logistics department to control vehicle movements into refurbishment areas
  • Ensure all Workshop Feeder areas are kept well stocked at all times
  • Keep track of all Sub Contract Work ensuring a fast and efficient turnaround
  • Assist in monitoring health checks on a daily basis striving to keep numbers low
  • Ensure cars are tabbed/located in correct areas
  • Ensure holding areas are up to date and upgrades are followed up
  • Perform basic duties in Workshop Controllers absence
  • Maintaining a tidy and professional working environment, with a special emphasis on health and safety and ISO

Key Skills & Experience:

  • You must have an in date, valid Driving Licence, and will need to declare any points if applicable as your application is processed by our team.
  • Driven (excuse the pun)
  • Motivated to learn
  • Passionate about cars and vehicles
  • Able to use tablets and hand-held software
  • Flexible towards working hours and overtime
  • Keen eye for detail and quality
  • Willingness to embrace product and customer training when required
  • Excellent communication skills with a mature and professional approach
  • Ready for hard work and a rewarding career
  • Motivated to learn new things daily
  • The ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the business and to adapt your style and technical approach as required


We want to keep everyone at Cazoo happy and healthy, as such we offer a great benefit package which includes:

  • 23.5 days annual leave PLUS bank holidays and an EXTRA day for your birthday!
  • Ongoing career development - because if you don't grow, we don't grow
  • 5% salary matched pension scheme
  • Well-being and healthcare benefits
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Employee discounts available on Cazoo cars
  • Annual FREE subscription to Calm app (usually £74.99
  • A paid volunteer day every year
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Cazoo discount scheme

Plus many many more!

Useful Information:

Founded in 2018, Cazoo is backed by leading investors and has a highly experienced team, led by Founder & CEO, Alex Chesterman OBE.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity and inclusivity. We do not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, sexual orientation, colour, religion, national origin, disability status or marital status.


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