Detailer in Fort Lauderdale, FL at Holman Automotive

Date Posted: 8/17/2018

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Who are we?

Holman Automotive Group is a privately held automotive company with 40 dealership franchises, 19 brands and 34 locations. We are founded on family values with a passion for customer satisfaction. Our success and ability to provide outstanding service for over 90 years is due to our most valuable resource…our employees. Now into the third generation of family leadership, Holman Automotive Group is poised to continue its success for decades to come..Apply Today!

Lauderdale BMW of Fort Lauderdale Collision Center is currently looking for a detailer to join their team!

Cleans and refurbishes the outside and inside of new and used automobiles. Perform housekeeping of Service Department, such as sweeping, operating floor scrubber, removing trash, changing light bulbs, etc. Ensures the shop equipment is in working order.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:            

  1. Washes vehicle exterior to clean cars, using cleaning solution, water, cloths, and brushes.
  2. Applies wax to auto body, and wipes or buffs surfaces to protect surfaces and preserve shine, using cloth and buffing machine.
  3. Vacuums interiors of vehicles to remove loose dirt and debris, using vacuum cleaner.
  4. Cleans upholstery, rugs, and other surfaces, using cleaning agents, applicators, and cleaning devices.
  5. Performs wet sanding and compounding as needed.
  6. Applies revitalizers and preservatives to vinyl or leather surfaces, and treats fabrics with spot and stain resistant chemicals to preserve and protect interior components.
  7. Applies dyes and reconditioning chemical to vinyl tops of vehicle to restore color and condition.
  8. Applies special purpose cleaners to remove foreign materials which do not respond to normal cleaning procedures, utilizing experience and following recommendations of product manufacturer.
  9. Applies paint to chipped body surfaces of vehicle, using container of touchup paint.
  10. May paint engine components and related parts, using spray gun or aerosol can and masking material.
  11. Operate floor scrubber.
  12. General housekeeping duties of the work area including light maintenance and trash removal.
  13. Cleans engine and engine compartment with steam cleaning equipment and various cleaning agents to remove grease and grime.
  14. Attend/complete required training and department meetings.
  15. Regular and predictable attendance.

 

MARGINAL JOB DUTIES:

 

  1. May paint engine components and related parts, using spray gun or aerosol can and masking material.
  2. All other duties as assigned by management.

EDUCATION OR TRAINING REQUIRED:

 

  1. High School graduation or equivalent is preferred for all employees.
  2. Valid driver’s license.

EOE DFWP