Valeter – Full Time (Poole)

Poole, Dorset
£16,848.00 per year
11 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Valeter – Full Time

About U-Drive:

Established over 35 years ago, we are still a family run organisation.  

We have 15 branches and a fleet of over 1800 vehicles

U-Drive is the largest wholly owned independent vehicle rental company in the Southwest.

Valeting Job Role:

Reporting to the Branch Manager you will be providing a complete and efficient valet service for the hire of rental vehicles, while providing a positive experience.

Specific duties include:

  • Cleaning vehicles to U-Drive standards upon return from hire using specialist chemicals and equipment
  • Checking vehicles at the end of hire for damage, using the appropriate system
  • Reporting faults, damage or general un-roadworthiness in accordance with safety regulations and Company processes
  • Completing the Pre-Rental Vehicle Inspection for every hire
  • Parking vehicles in allocated areas depending on the status of vehicle
  • Showing customers to vehicles, marking damage, showing controls, discussing vehicle equipment, fuel type etc to ensure the understanding of the vehicle and customer parking allocations

U-Drive is a growing business and the opportunities for development and promotion are excellent.  The working environment is exciting, fast paced and ever-changing, no two days are the same!

Team members must:

  • Be an experienced valeter
  • Able to communicate with people of all levels
  • Presentable and smart as duties will include assisting in the office
  • Basic computer skills
  • Able to work to deadlines and work under pressure
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Good attention to detail
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Friendly and polite with a willingness to help others
  • Have a full clean UK driving licence
  • Have a positive, ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Be able to work in a fast paced, ever changing environment

Contractual Terms:

  • 45 hours per week, working 5 days of a 7 day rota (must be willing and available to work weekends)
  • Salary £16,848 per year
  • 20 days annual leave + statutory bank holiday entitlement
  • Free uniform
  • Full training
  • Access to company pension scheme
  • Excellent development and promotion opportunities

If this position is of interest to you, please complete the attached application form and return it to Alternatively, please call Kelly Eales on 01794 510287

Thank you for showing interest in our vacancy, we look forward to hearing from you shortly.