Final Quality Control (FQC) are key members in the Recon team and are responsible for both final quality checks and professional and quality photos of Shifts sellable inventory.
FQC requires a keen eye for detail and in depth knowledge of Shifts Mechanical and Cosmetic standards. FQC managers have the final say in if a car passes Shifts stringent quality standards and has the ability to push units back into Recon, when they fail. This is a full-time role located in our South San Francisco location.
Effectively manage quality of Recon by assessing if repairs were complete, or the quality of repairs according to Shift standards
Taking professional photos of all sellable inventory
Ensure that wear and tear photos match the defects noted and not corrected on Shift condition report
May be required to move cars into sellable inventory depending on market
Communicating effectively through Google chat groups/ slack
Proficiency in using Lot audit tool, Vehicle locator, scheduler, and vehicle movement tools
Proficiency in Excel or Google Sheets
Follow standard work
Effective communication to associates and managers
Follow directions from Line leads and Recon managers
Experience working in cosmetic Detail or repairs is a plus
Verified experience of working in fast paced, flexible working environment
Flexible work schedule
Willing to work some weekends
Valid Driver's License
Effective written and verbal communication
Our company depends on balance and equality — between buyers and sellers, among employees, and in our relationships with customers.
Our mission to evolve car ownership and transform an industry is a challenging one. It can only be achieved by a team of diverse problem-solvers — engineers, designers, business people — from the same broad demographics as our customers.
Why join now?
We’ve built a small but highly talented team backed by >$275 million in funding from investors like DFJ, Goldman Sachs, BMW, and Nissan. In October 2018 we announced a deep partnership and a $140m round led by the third largest auto retailer in the US, Lithia Motors. With strong product-market fit and a great business in California, the next two years will be focused on scaling the business nationally.
SHIFT is the Bay Area’s #1 seller of used cars with $150 million in cars sold per year. We’re serving most of California and are gearing up to scale to new markets. With a solid business model and no clear winner in our space yet, this is a hugely exciting time to join the team.
SHIFT is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.