Car valets clean cars, inside and out, to keep them looking in top condition.

What does a car valet do?

Car valets clean cars, including windows, wheels and mirrors, as well as vacuuming and shampooing the interior. They use high-pressure hoses and steam cleaners to clean the engine, frame and wheel arches, as well as using wax and polish on the bodywork.

What do I need to do to become a car valet?

You do not need any specific qualifications to become a car valet, but experience in the motor trade or cleaning trade would be beneficial.

Related skills

  • Attention to detail

Where to find out more

Where could I be working?

You might be working at a car dealership, a garage, car rental company or independent valeting company. 

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