Competitive plus benefits

  • Permanent
  • Huddersfield Motorstore
  • Huddersfield
This vacancy is now closed

We are recruiting for a motivated and professional Driver/Valeter to work in our busy branch at Huddersfield Motorstore.

About the role

Arnold Clark Driver/Valeters make sure that all our vehicles are presented in the best possible condition for our customers.

From polishing and vacuuming to moving cars around the forecourt, this role requires both physical ability and a strong attention to detail. Your focus should be on completing your work well to set timescales, and making sure that our customers drive away in a fresh, clean car.

Day-to-day duties

  • Cleaning both sold and stock vehicles to the highest standards.
  • Cleaning bodywork with a high-powered pressure washer.
  • Cleaning and shampooing vehicle interiors.
  • Working with a polishing/buffing machine to make paintwork shine.
  • Dealing with a variety of chemicals safely and efficiently, following Arnold Clark health and safety procedures.
  • Working to set time frames and targets.
  • Completing a record of daily work.
  • Driving duties in branch, as required.

Essential skills

  • A full driving licence.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work as a team.
  • A positive and thorough approach to the job.
  • Ability to multi-task and work to deadlines.
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills.
  • Happy to take part in a company training programme.

Nice to have (but not essential)

  • Previous valet experience.

The successful candidate will receive full training via our Valet Academy, and a great range of employee benefits, including private health insurance, life assurance and generous discounts on new and used cars.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.



Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.