Vehicle Processing Team Leader | SYNETIQ an IAA company

We’re looking for an experienced Team Leader to join SYNETIQ as a Vehicle Processing Team Leader (Landing Pad) at our site on Empire Way in Gloucester.

Are you ready to oversee the Landing Pad where all vehicles arrive, get imaged, graded, and prepped for inventory?

This role is crucial, ensuring the smooth flow of vehicles into our sales pipeline.

Join us and be at the heart of our vehicle operations!

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for supervising our goods in process, ensuring the yard is prepared at all times for all vehicles arriving, unloading safely and set up ready for front end inventory process
  • Ensuring vehicles in are received and processed in the Landing Pad in line with agreed operational procedures & client requirements, imaging, inventory, tagging parts, assessing quality, level of flood damage, starting engines to see if mechanics are in working order, arranging for vehicles to be jet washed and destickered.
  • Supporting with processing stock inventory based on decisions made on journey of stock, whether Parts Sales (breaker), Vehicle Sales (Auction) or ELV (end of life/scrap) to maximise value and return for SYNETIQ
  • Accountable for ensuring all GDPR & Salvage Personal Effects Team adhere with GDPR compliance & contractual SLA’s , ensuring all personal effects are removed compliantly and full GDPR processes are fulfilled

Here’s what you bring:

  • Strong product knowledge of vehicle parts across all makes and models
  • Relevant experience working in imaging and grading vehicles and parts and knowledge of recycling processes for metals and other components
  • Ability to liaise with stake holders at all levels and take lead on projects
  • Strong analytical skills, capable of analyzing and interpreting data to drive decisions and results
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to influence at senior level

What we offer:

  • Competitive basic salary and paid overtime + 31 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Pension plan with 3.5% employer contribution
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Free onsite parking
  • Uniform and PPE provided
  • Benefithub (World’s largest selection of Employee Discounts and Lifestyle Benefits)
  • Electric vehicle salary sacrifice scheme
  • Telus Health
  • Discounted parts and non-auction vehicles
  • Employee discount on Vodaphone
  • Paid day to volunteer for a charity of your choice
  • Day shift, Monday to Friday – 45 hour week

This role is subject to a satisfactory DBS, Finance, Right to work and reference checks.


SYNETIQ Ltd., the UK-based business unit of IAA Holdings, LLC (IAA), an RB Global, Inc. company, is the leading integrated salvage, dismantling and vehicle recycling company in the UK, formed to become the most innovative and trusted business in the industry. An integrated, data-driven and innovative business, SYNETIQ has led the way in raising industry standards and continually innovates ways of working to deliver great value, ensure complete compliance and provide a positive experience.

SYNETIQ, an IAA company is an equal opportunity employer and ensures non-discrimination in all activities in accordance with all applicable laws. This position is open to all qualified applicants who are legally entitled to work in the country in which this job is located. Candidate selection is made by the internal Recruitment Team. No agency calls, please.