A Car Detailer resume should not merely include your accomplishments and experience; it should also highlight your communication skills in addition to other interpersonal skills such as management, problem solving and creativity. This will tell the employer what and how much you have gained from your experience and how you may be able to facilitate them in a Car Detailer capacity.

The following sample resume for car detailer position is specifically written in a way which will grab the reader’s attention.

See also: Cover Letter for Car Detailer Resume

Car Detailer Resume Sample


William Lucas

665 Example Road • Southampton, MA 15553 • (000) 999-7777 • william @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: Looking for a position as a Car Detailer at Miami Rent-A-Car utilizing skills and knowledge of car cleaning and maintenance for optimized customer service.

• 3+ years’ experience working as a Car Detailer
• Highly experienced in the cleaning of vehicles by hand
• Able to determine requirements for windshield fluid, gas, oil, water and antifreeze
• Profound ability to maintain vehicle’s engine in terms of checking fluids and ensuring proper running
• Well versed in basic vehicle problems and their resolutions
• Valid driver’s license with sound knowledge of driving practices and rules


Daihatsu Motors – Southampton, MA                                        Oct 2012 – Present

Car Detailer
• Clean interior and exterior with hand, brushes and other relevant equipment
• Polish vehicle and dry exterior, windshields, windows and mats
• Vacuum interior and add air fresheners
• Verify proper stickers and plates (service stickers and number plates) are attached to the vehicle
• Maintain inventory of cleaning supplies
• Park and arrange vehicles for display and sale

Major Achievements
• Devised a training plan (which included driving lessons) for new car detailers being hired at Daihatsu Motors
• Employee of the month – May 2013

Enterprise Rent-A-Car – Rockville, MD                                      Jun 2010 – Oct 2012

Service Agent (Part Time)
• Serviced and inspected rental vehicles for clients’ use
• Transported cars from servicing area to customer pick-up
• Maintained gas and usage logs on vehicles
• Upheld cleanliness of work area

G.E.D – Rockville High School, Rockville, MD – 2007

• Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
• Able to stand for extended periods of time
• Eager to work overtime including Saturdays and Sundays