One Guard Inspections - Savannah - Technician Jobs in GA

About Us

One Guard Inspections is a US-based company with a network of over 1,000 ASE-certified inspectors. Coverage extends over the continental United States in addition to Alaska and Hawaii. Our staff has a solid background in claims administration so they can identify with the needs of our corporate clients. While other companies may promise great and personal service, One Guard actually delivers these. Our staff consists of a former operations manager, claims adjusters and inspectors who have worked for years in the auto warranty industry. We understand all too well what problems the corporate client is facing. One Guard fills that gap with great service and expertise.


Under The Hood

Is the shop heated? Air conditioned?

Being that this is a mobile position, some shops that you go to will be climate controlled and some may not.

What is the size of the team I’d be working with?

We have a network of over 1000 inspections nation wide. Our inhouse team consists of approximately 30 people to include our management staff, dispatch team, and quality assurance team.

What are the shop hours and what are the shift timeframes?

Inspections are to be performed during normal shop operating hours. Monday through Friday. No weekends!!

What tools does the shop provide that are available for all technicians to use?

No tools or equipment is provided.

What type of break room facility is provided?


How many bays does your shop have?


How many repair orders do you average per month?


What is your parts ordering process?


What is your policy on side work?

Being that this is a 1099 position many inspectors do have other sources of income. It is also very common for inspectors to work for multiple inspection companies. Especially in lower volume areas.

Are there any other unique features of the work environment worth noting?

This is a remote position.

Do you offer any skills training or continuing education opportunities?

On the job training is done via email and phone.

Can you describe opportunities for career growth at your business?

Inspectors operate as independent contractors.

Can you describe your performance review process?

We have a 30 day and 30 inspection probationary period. Please note that not all areas will see 30 inspections with in 30 days. Performance is still evaluated after 30 days regardless. Our 3 biggest points are: Communication Turn around time Report quality

What type of safety training is required?


Can you describe how Techs work with and mentor younger techs?


How does your shop get involved with the local community?


Do you do anything with local high schools or tech schools to encourage more students to enter the profession?

Unfortunately, this position does require real world shop experience and someone fresh out of high school or tech school would likely not have the experience required.

Where do you see the shop in five years?

We are on track to be the largest 3rd party automotive inspection company in the country.

Do you have an application form and how long does it typically take to complete?

We have a short application form on our website:

Do you phone screen applicants before doing in-person interviews?

Interviews are only performed by phone. Discussion includes background, information on the company, what expectations are.

What do your in-person interviews entail?


Do you perform background checks, drug screening, or personality tests before hiring an applicant?

No, as this is a 1099 position this is not necessary.

Do you perform a skill assessment before hiring an applicant? If yes, what does it entail?

Only verbal over the phone.

After an in-person interview, approximately how long should I expect to wait for a rejection or an offer?

During an over the phone interview an offer can be, and often is, made at that time.

Approximately how long does the full hiring process take from submitting the application to the time of the hiring decision?

Applicants are typically contacted within 48 business hours of submission, and a hiring decision can be made during that initial phone call.

Inspector Pay Range: $0 - $0/year

This is a 1099 position, and compensation is on a per inspection basis. Many factors can go into the income that one can make, including location and personal ability. Mechanical inspections start at $50. Mechanical inspections can increase to $55 after a probationary period. Pre Purchase inspections pay $85. Arbitration inspections pay $45. Mileage is paid at a rate of $0.40 per mile outside of a 40 miles range from your home address. This mileage pay is round trip outside of that 40 mile range.

Health Insurance Not Offered
Dental Insurance Not Offered
Vision Insurance Not Offered
Retirement Plan Not Offered
Sick Leave Not Offered
Vacation Not Offered
Paid Holidays Not Offered
ST / LT Disability Not Offered
Life Insurance Not Offered
Uniforms Not Offered
Other Not Offered

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