Valeter - 7.5T Driver

Vacancy Description

From £NMW, depending upon experience, plus other benefits

County Car and Van Rental is a fast-growing vehicle rental company, now looking for enthusiastic, flexible, customer-focused individuals to work as valeter - 7.5T drivers.

This is a dynamic and exciting role involving the preparation of rental vehicles to an exceptional standard for collection by or delivery to the hirer. You’ll be expected to become fully skilled in all aspects of vehicle valeting and preparation, including interior cleaning, carrying out minor repairs to bodywork and equipment, presentation and refurbishment of bodywork and final presentation to showroom standard.

A large part of the job also involves moving vehicles up to 7.5T GVW both around and between sites, in an efficient, careful and safe manner. Delivering excellent customer service is also essential in every aspect of this job – because you’re always representing the company, and your customers come from both inside and outside County.

Attention to detail and a willingness to undertake hard, often physical work in all conditions, are essential character traits. So if you have these qualities, the attitude and the people skills, then we have the opportunity for you to develop a genuine career in a friendly, dynamic company that rewards success.

Possible career paths include rising to senior driver, site supervisor, or moving into rental sales.

Skills, Experience and Person Specification

  • Flexible, and willing to vary tasks and hours of work, including weekend work
  • Must be over 25, owing to the requirements of our vehicle insurance policy
  • Must live within the 'CH', 'SK', 'OL' or 'PR' postcode area
  • Experienced in a similar position, or at least within the automotive industry
  • Willing to work to the highest standards of detail, presentation, and within deadlines
  • Be able to demonstrate the highest standards of driving safety and professionalism
  • Must possess a full UK-approved driving licence
  • The driving licence must be clear of any DR and IN endorsements
  • Must have 7.5T entitlement (C1 or C1+E) on that licence
  • Possession of a CPC is desirable 

The key to success at County is attitude: you’ll need to be enthusiastic, capable of working effectively as part of a team, and taking full responsibility for your job and the results you produce. For the right person, progression within the company can be rapid, and there is the opportunity to further develop your skills and earn the rewards that go with this. If you’ve got the qualities we need, apply today!

Due to legal insurance restrictions only applicants over 25 years of age can be considered and you must be clear of any DR and IN endorsements on your driving licence. If you have previously applied for this role, you will not be reconsidered until a period of one year has elapsed since the date of your application.


Application process for this role has finished.