Motor Vehicle Valuation and Tracker Fitment Technicians

Spectrum Credit Limited

Microfinance Bank

Company Overview:

Spectrum Credit Limited is a leading microfinance institution in Lusaka, Zambia, dedicated to providing financial services and innovative solutions to empower individuals and businesses. We are seeking highly skilled and versatile individuals to join our team and contribute to our mission of delivering exceptional services to our valued customers.

Job Purpose:

We are looking for highly experienced Auto-electrical or Auto-mechanical Technicians with experience in GPS tracking installations and determining the market value of motor vehicles by using valuation inspection and assessment standards of all motor vehicle models.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough and accurate valuations of motor vehicles and proper determination of their market value within specified timelines.
  • Utilize industry-standard valuation techniques, market analysis, and financial models to determine the fair value of assets.
  • Monitor and analyze market trends, economic indicators, and regulatory changes to ensure valuations are in compliance with relevant guidelines and regulations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including underwriters, actuaries, and investment managers, to gather necessary information for valuations.
    Prepare detailed valuation reports, including methodologies, assumptions, and supporting documentation.
  • Provide expert advice and guidance on valuation matters to internal stakeholders, including senior management and other departments.
  • Stay updated on industry best practices, emerging trends, and technological advancements related to valuations and insurance.
  • Determine vehicle roadworthiness.
    Diagnose and advise on problems relating to mechanical, electrical, and body repairs.
  • Update daily register of all vehicles valued.
  • Give regular advice on changes within the automotive industry.
  • Assist in dispute resolution on valuations.
  • Ensure that the installation and concealment of tracking devices are professionally done and approved by the relevant authority.
  • Supervise all functions of tracking installations, assigning tasks, assisting in the stock-taking of devices, monitoring supply and requests, recording faults, and implementing corrective actions
  • Assist in the management of the technical staff (both field and indoors)
  • Be a link between the main/control and the technical stores
  • Assisting in the dispatch and distribution of consumables and devices, including the device status in the Control store.
  • Assist in undertaking technicians’ complaints and grievances and providing support.
  • Assist in submission of daily fitment reports in time as stipulated unless otherwise.
  • Device Troubleshooting and advice.
  • Planning and organization of fitment procedures and updates if necessary.
  • Ensure that the client’s details are correctly captured in the installation form or job cards.
  • Commence installation only after internal requisition and installation order are properly recorded and approved.
  • Ensure support in completing the client’s information in the database of the control room.
  • Test the tracker after installation to confirm functionality.
  • Ensure installation areas are properly secured during and after installation.
  • Ensure the client signs the post-installation form before handing over the vehicle to ensure that all is well.
  • Maintain confidentiality of client’s information at all times.

Academic and Professional Requirements:

  • Full Grade 12 certificate
  • Certificate/Diploma/ Degree in Automobile Engineering from a recognized institution. Any field relatable to Vatuation and Assessment (Auto-mechanics engineering will be an added advantage)
  • Registered members of a Valuers and Assessors institute will be an added advantage.
  • Must be Up to date with current market trends and prices of motor vehicles
  • Must have basic Knowledge of the three main formulae used in the Valuation of Motor Vehicles
  • At least 3 years of practical work experience in tracking installations on all vehicle types( both Light duty and Heavy duty will be an added advantage)
  • Full knowledge and experience in mechanical and electrical diagnosis.
  • Should be in good physical and mental health.
  • Should not have a significant record of dishonest or fraudulent conduct.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret complex data and make sound judgments.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with internal stakeholders and present valuation findings.
  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Valid driving license. (Class C or better) Over 2 years of driving experience

Competences and Skills

  • Technical knowledge.
  • Good team player.
  • Strong ability to adapt and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Highly motivated and target-driven.
  • Good decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Computer literate
  • Customer focused
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Be able to work with deadlines and hence have good organizational and time management skills.
  • High level of confidentiality.
  • Critical thinking.
  • Ability to work under pressure.

We warmly invite all qualified individuals to apply for this position, and we particularly encourage women to join our diverse and dynamic team. Your unique perspectives and talents are integral to our continued innovation and success.

At Spectrum Credit Limited, we value inclusivity and believe in fostering an environment where everyone’s contributions are celebrated and respected. By applying your skills here, you’ll not only be advancing your career but also contributing to a workplace that thrives on varied voices and experiences.

Join us in shaping a brighter future together. Your potential is limitless, and we look forward to welcoming you into our inclusive and empowering work community.

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