Detailer

Job Description

Mercedes-Benz of Knoxville is seeking an experienced car detailer to join our team!

Mercedes-Benz of Knoxville is a part of the family-owned Furrow Automotive, which also includes Land Rover of Knoxville, Jaguar Land Rover Porsche of Chattanooga, and Infiniti of Chattanooga.

Benefits include competitive pay, health, dental, vision, life, disability, 401k plan, paid holidays, paid time off, and training.

Candidates must have a good driving record and submit to drug and background checks with authorization.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Wash vehicle exterior, using cleaning solution, water, cloths, brushes, and car wash.
    • Apply wax to auto body, and wipe or buff surface to protect surface and preserve shine, using cloth or buffing machine.
    • Vacuum interior of vehicles to remove loose dirt and debris, using vacuum cleaner.
    • Clean upholstery, rugs, and other surfaces, using cleaning agents, applicators, and cleaning devices.
    • Apply special-purpose cleaners to remove foreign materials which normal cleaning procedures do not remove, utilizing experience and judgment and following recommendations of the products’ manufacturer.
    • Retrieve vehicles when ready.

QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Experience with color sanding and buffing.
    • Experience using a high-speed buffer.
    • Experience with applying ceramic coating.
    • Ability to deal very well with the public. Ability to make customers feel great about doing business with us. Good judgment. Valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
    • High school diploma or equivalent. Knowledge of automotive repair and maintenance. Valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Manual dexterity. Good judgment. Ability to use hand and power tools and other machinery safely.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

This is a physically demanding position. Will stand up to eight hours per shift. Will lift parts weighing
up to 75 pounds. S/he will bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, and feel above, under, and around
vehicles. Will use hand and power tools. Will be exposed to noise, vibration, dust, paint, cleaning
solutions, and other hazardous and nonhazardous materials. Must wear gloves when using any
chemical that is corrosive. Must wear goggles when under a vehicle or in a potential situation that
could damage the eyes.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $12.00 – $18.00 per hour