Careers at ASM Auto Recycling

Vehicle Preparation Operative

This is an exciting opportunity to join the team within one of the UK’s most modern and professional vehicle salvage agents and parts recyclers based in Thame, Oxford.

Key duties

  • The role will require you to take images of accident-damaged cars, and then list / input the damage descriptions for these vehicles onto our computer system using a tablet PC.
  • You will need to have good attention to detail and be able to follow specific processes and procedures.
  • A decent knowledge of cars would be desirable.
  • Previous fork lift driving would be an advantage but training would be given, as moving cars will constitute an element of this role.

Key skills

  • The ESSENTIAL qualities required for the Vehicle Preparation Operative include:

    • Attention to detail
    • Ability to follow processes and procedures
    • IT literate / computer skills
    • A good working knowledge of cars is desirable
    • Previous fork lift driving


Position type
Permanent / full-time
Working days
Monday - Friday
Working hours
8:00am - 5:00pm (4:45pm on Fridays)
Rate of pay

Competitive salary, depending on experience, to be reviewed once the 3-month probationary period has been successfully completed. Plus, upon successful completion eligibility for a discretional monthly bonus and petrol allowance.


This position takes place at: Menlo Industrial Park, Rycote Lane, Thame, Oxford, OX9 2BY (map)


This position has been filled but we are still accepting CVs.

If you think you are the right person for this position, please send your CV to Sally Wells.

We would like to keep your data on our system for any future vacancies we may have.


First submit your consent choice, then upload your CV.  If you do not consent, we will delete your CV from our files when this specific role has been filled.

For additional information, telephone direct on 01844 266 692 or email sally at asm-autos dot co dot uk.