Car Valeter / Detailer

Employer
SL Shop
Location
Warwickshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
25 Sep 2020

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Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
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A GREAT PLACE FOR PEOPLE TO DO GREAT THINGS"

Are you passionate about Classic Cars? We have an exciting opportunity for a Car Valeter/Detailer to join our enthusiastic team, earning £18k - £22k per annum, plus enhanced benefits and rewards

WELCOME TO OUR PASSION

Here at SL Shop, we live and breathe classic Mercedes-Benz cars. Across 10 years, we have forged a reputation for delivering on our promises, thanks to our considerable expertise in the field, and professional approach to working with clients from all over the world. We love what we do and the customers that we work with.

Due to our success, popularity and determination to provide an outstanding service, we are now looking to recruit a Car Valeter/Detailer, with someone that shares our passion and enthusiasm.

Job Purpose:

Here at the SL Shop we have a long history of servicing and restoring classic Mercedes-Benz models, and have a reputation for excellence across all aspects of the business.

Your role will be to valet and prepare cars on request. The breadth of the business means cars will be prepared for different reasons - some are destined for the showroom, some will be customer cars that require preparation before handover after work is completed, some will be hire cars returning from weekend adventures at the hands of clients, others will be cars heading to national and international classic car shows.

We are looking for someone passionate about classic cars, with an eye for detail and a commitment to presentation. You will be experienced in preparing classic cars to a high standard, and bring your own techniques and style with you.

You will be comfortable working to a superb standard in a fast paced environment, for a forward thinking and expanding classic car company.

There is no age barrier to this business. Whether you are young and enthusiastic with experience, or have a head full of grey hair earned from decades spent polishing cars of all shapes and sizes, then we would love to hear from you.

Statements of accountability:

Take charge of preparing cars to the required standard, no matter what the car is destined for

Work quickly and efficiently and cooperate with the workshop to ensure cars flow through the different areas of the business as they should

Liaise with relevant managers for the workshop, hire and sales sides of the business to ensure cars for all areas are catered for

Logging your daily duties

Driving duties when required

Safe use of equipment and chemicals

Knowledge and skills:

Full UK driving licence

Experience of cleaning, valeting and preparing cars (ideally classic cars) to a high standard

Genuine interest in classic cars

Hard working and organised

Able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team

Strong communication skills, able to work under pressure and 'think on your feet' whilst not compromising quality of work

Can work under pressure to achieve deadlines whilst ensuring quality is not compromised

What we offer:

We don't only care about classic cars, we also care about our employees, which is why we offer benefits and rewards that make us stand out from the crowd, just like our vehicles. Below are just some of the benefits we offer:-

Bonus Scheme of up to 5% based on company performance;

Contributory Pension Scheme;

Staff Outings paid for by the Company;

Car parts discount scheme for employees and immediate family members;

Free on site parking;

Cycle to Work Scheme;

Increased holidays with service;

Company Workwear provided;

"Foodie Fridays"

Half day holiday on your birthday;

Time off to undertake volunteering work;

IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU HAVE SEEN AND FEEL YOU ARE RIGHT FOR OUR COMPANY, PLEASE APPLY BY SUBMITTING YOUR CV TO THE EMAIL ADDRESS SHOWN. APPLICATIONS THAT SHOW PASSION ABOUT WANTING TO WORK FOR US WILL NATURALLY GET OUR ATTENTION MORE
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