Employment

 

At General Grant Car Wash & Detail Center, we don’t just “fill positions” for “dead-end” hourly job openings. We offer a friendly work environment that will develop your skills so you can gain valuable work experience while making a good wage. Managers and owners invested in the business are on site and care about the staff and their progression in our work environment. We challenge our staff to be the best version of themselves and will give you the tools to do so. We understand that the work we do is challenging but very rewarding, and that if you can be successful here, you can be anywhere! If this sounds like a workplace you want to be a part of, scroll down to view our current offerings.

We offer our employees:

  • Competitive pay – starting wage has $10+ per hour potential!
  • Opportunity for QUICK advancement (Detail Team Member, Team Leader, Assistant Manager)
  • Very flexible scheduling
  • Retirement Plan Matching
  • Valuable work experience and skills training
  • A positive, team-oriented, family business work environment
  • FREE CAR WASHES!

CAR WASH LOADER – FULL TIME, WEEKEND AVAILABILITY PREFERRED, STARTING WAGE $12+ PER HOUR POTENTIAL

The car wash loader is a machine operating position and an essential function of the car wash production line. Our customer’s trust us to handle their vehicle with care and make sure it’s safely washed through our car wash tunnel. Various duties of the car wash loader include:

  • Driving customer vehicles onto the automatic car wash conveyor.
  • Using pressure washers, cleaning agents, & vacuums to prepare the vehicle for the automatic car wash.
  • Operating a basic computer system to send cars through the car wash tunnel.
  • Operating the car wash conveyor (On, off, vehicle spacing, troubleshooting)
  • Inspecting vehicles for current damage and special cleaning circumstances.
  • Learn and commit to memory various vehicle manufacturer gear shifting systems.
  • Working with quick pace and dedication to the position and our customers.

Car wash, valet, or machine operating experience is preferred.
Requirements:

  • Must have valid driver license and clean driving record.
  • Must be able to drive a manual transmission (stick shift).
  • Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds, withstand weather conditions, and stay on feet for long periods of time.

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CAR WASH ASSISTANT MANAGER/TRAINEE  

The Assistant Manager supports car wash managers in developing & maintaining a team of people who provide all levels of wash and detail services to customers in a clean, safe, friendly, fast-paced environment. Our Assistant Managers are responsible for:

  • Quality Control – Uphold the high standard of quality that has kept us in business for over 40 years!  Ensure our 3 Goals of Cleaning are achieved on every vehicle, for every customer.
  • Process Control – Ensure the car wash production line runs efficiently and smoothly. Ensure that employees are adhering to and following appropriate wash and detail strategies and procedures.
  • Customer Service – Develop relationships with customers and turn first time visitors into regular customers. Handle & resolve Level 1 customer complaints to best of ability.
  • Utility Role – Use knowledge of multiple car wash areas to fill different work roles as needed.

Ideal candidate:

  • Is professionally mannered, ambitious, competitive, confident and friendly.
  • Exhibits excellent communication skills.
  • Has the ability to work well with a diverse group of people.
  • Is self-motivated, results-driven with strong leadership skills
  • Enjoys working outdoors in a fast-paced environment
  • Reliable and trustworthy

Scheduling Expectations – 40+ hours per week, arriving for scheduled shifts regardless of business operations for that day.

Salary – Starting/Training wage $10/hour + tips. Wage increase & monthly profitability bonus after 6 weeks.

Experience in the car wash industry & High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Must be able to drive manual transmission, have valid driver’s license and clean driving record. Must be able to stand for long periods of time, withstand weather conditions, and lift up to 25 pounds.

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FULL OR PART TIME TEAM MEMBER – WEEKEND AVAILABILITY PREFERRED, STARTING WAGE $10+ PER HOUR POTENTIAL

Responsibilities:

  • Provide wash and detail services to customers in a clean, safe, friendly, fast-paced environment
  • Assure excellent customer experience for every customer, every visit.
  • Handle customer concerns to best ability, refer to manager when needed.
  • Follow and adhere to company strategies and procedures appropriately.
  • Foster a team-oriented, family environment.

Duties of a Team Member may include:

  • Using materials such as water, cleaning agents, brushes, cloths, and hoses.
  • Performing various cleaning tasks such as vacuuming, hand drying, wiping windows and vehicle interiors.
  • Participating in daily tasks required for opening, operating, and closing the car wash & detail center such as equipment maintenance and cleaning of the car wash facility and surrounding property.
  • Driving or riding in passenger vehicles.

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