Vehicle Detailer -- Dave Gill Chevrolet -- Service Department POSITION DETAIL
 
GENERAL INFORMATION  
Title Vehicle Detailer -- Dave Gill Chevrolet -- Service Department
Company
Dave Gill Chevrolet
Employment Type
Full-time, Non-exempt
Location Service Department
Compensation 
Depends upon skill level and experience
Address
4700 E. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43213
Posted Date August 22, 2015
Company Website http://davegill.com/

 
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
For over 30 years, Dave Gill Chevrolet has been serving Central Ohio from its state-of-the-art facility located at 4700 East Broad Street in Columbus.  Our highly professional family of automotive experts continuously strives to provide superior service to our valued customers.  We are in the business of providing superior products, backed by equally-superior service.  Always on the lookout for the area's top talent, we are now actively recruiting an associate to fill this position. If you are looking to further your career in a strong dealership with a truly exceptional facility, outstanding work culture, and exceptional growth potential, then we encourage you to review and apply to this career opportunity. Dave Gill Chevrolet is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a drug free environment.

Dave Gill Chevrolet is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
The Vehicle Detailer is responsible for new vehicle and pre-owned vehicle preparation in terms of appearance conditioning. He/She cleans new cars and trucks for delivery, used cars and trucks for the retail lot and for delivery, vehicles selected for display in the showroom, and vehicles repaired by the collision center.  The Vehicle Detailer also clean vehicles for customers who purchase detail packages from the dealership.  In all cases, vehicles must be cleaned to Dave Gill Chevrolet standards.  Training or other skills development assistance will be made available as needed.  The Detailer's work is a restorative art form that brings the vehicle to a peak aesthetic condition. In addition to base-level conditioning, our Detailers buff, wax, shampoo, and apply fabric protection and paint sealant.

The ideal Vehicle Detailer candidate will have an unrestricted driver's license, clean driving record, detailing experience, and a strong work ethic. Dave Gill Chevrolet is drug-free workplace; successful applicant must pass a drug test prior to start of employment. 

The following is a representative list of the duties and responsibilities associated with this position:

-- Wash all vehicles thoroughly.  Areas of responsibility include under-hood components, trunks and rear compartments, inside gas doors, fender wells, truck beds, tires, wheels, windows, dashes, interior panels, headliners, door jambs and sill plates, cup holders, and under seats.
-- Vacuum, shampoo, and apply fabric/leather/carpeting conditioners as needed.
-- Wax, polish, buff, apply exterior paint sealant as needed.
-- Air dry around moldings and door handles to prevent water run-off and spotting.
-- Apply de-odorizing treatments as required.  
-- Document all work activities as required.
-- Maintain a clean work area and properly manage clean-up supplies by keeping them orderly and well-marked.  This includes washing and folding work towels.
-- Remove trash from the collision center on a daily basis.
-- Perform other tasks, as directed by the Manager.  These may include snow removal, lot maintenance, and portering vehicles to locations off the dealership premises for specialty work.

The Vehicle Detailer is typically on duty two Saturdays each month.  Work responsibilities during those shifts include portering customers' vehicles in the service drive and cleaning new and pre-owned vehicles for delivery.  Saturday hours are 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.  The Detailer is expected to wear Dave Gill attire without exception.  Uniforms will be provided after two weeks on duty. 
 
 
REQUIREMENTS
  High School Diploma or GED
  Unrestricted driver's license and clean driving record
  Prior detailing experience desired
  Mechanical aptitude
  Can operate a standard-transmission vehicle
  Strong communication, presentation and writing skills
  An impressive work ethic
  Neat, clean, and professional appearance
 
COMPANY BENEFITS
  Health Insurance
  Holidays
  Life Insurance
  Personal Days
  Paid Leave
  401k after one year