Vehicle Washer & Detailer

Northwest Navigator is currently hiring Vehicle Washer & Detailers

Job Opportunity!  Vehicle Washer & Detailer (Full-time & Part-time positions)

Portland, Oregon

Are you known as a responsible and take charge sort of person?  Are details important to you?

If you are interested in growing beyond your current responsibilities and making a better career for yourself, find out why NW Navigator has such a positive team of employees! We are growing and looking for career-oriented people to grow with us.  We are willing to train students right out of school, as well as individuals from other work backgrounds who have proven they have a stable work history.

NW Navigator Luxury Coaches is more than simply Portland’s finest luxury motorcoach company. We have been recognized as the West Coast’s first motorcoach company to be GREEN Certified by the Green Coach Certification Research initiative; among the 100 Top Private Fastest Growing Companies in Portland 2012 – 2016 and Top Women Owned Businesses in Portland 2012 – 2015 by the Oregon Business Journal; the Best of Portland 2012 – 2015; and the first ever motorcoach company to be awarded Trusted Carrier by the Department of Transportation.

Hours: (Full-time and Part-time schedules available)

Full-time schedule is either Tuesday-Saturday or Wednesday-Sunday.

Part-time schedule is Saturday-Tuesday. 

All shifts starts at 6:00PM and ends when all buses are done; if not a lot of buses are out, the night is shorter; if the fleet is out, work will continue until 3:30am or whenever finished.  Hours are 30/week with occasional extra hours.


    Paid time off

    Excellent on-the-job training

    Growth opportunities

    Potential opportunities for paid training and certification into other career positions including Commercial Driver, Diesel     Technician, Auto Body Technician, Inside Sales and other Administrative positions

    Great job to keep physically fit!

Bus Fleet Washing and Detailing Job Duties:

    Quality control/cleaning to NW Navigator stringent standards is key, as is efficiency

    Perform such cleaning duties as sweeping, mopping floors, vacuuming of seats and upholstery, using appropriate cleaning equipment

    Clean/disinfect restrooms, including toilet, sink, walls, floor, towel dispensers and mirrors

    Dust/wash windows, mirrors, interior glass, window casing & tracks, blinds, ledges and overhead compartments

    Clean/shampoo upholstery

    Wash walls, hand rails and overhead compartment doors to remove such items as splash marks, finger prints and grease marks

    Clean/polish sinks, mirrors and any other chrome areas

    Empty trash from vehicles

    Resupply motor coaches with items such as toilet paper, pot shot, paper towels and hand sanitizer

    Requests supplies as needed, keeping current inventory updated

    Report damage, malfunctions and other irregularities of the vehicle to Supervisor

    Turn in lost and found articles, putting them in the lost and found cabinet, recording on the sheet each item found

    Follow company policy and OSHA safety regulations

    Properly clean/maintain equipment and work area at the end of each shift

    Keeps workers storage/work areas clean at all times

Related Vehicle Washer/Detailer Duties:

    Perform related duties as assigned including but not limited to the following:

~Flexible availability- Mostly nights, changing shifts on a temporary basis to perform detailed cleaning of specific vehicles

~Cleaning of areas other than vehicles including buildings and grounds as requested

~May involve safely starting/driving of vehicles on the lot

Minimum Vehicle Washer/Detailer Qualifications:

    Reliable with casual knowledge of cleaning methods, techniques and equipment. Experience with housekeeping, janitorial/custodial work will be considered!

    High School diploma, GED or an equivalent combination of education/experience

    Reliable form of transportation

    Criminal background check and drug test (including for MARIJUANA, as required under Dept. of Transportation regulations) required

    Frequent lifting of up to 45 lbs is required

    This position involves extensive bending, stretching and twisting to complete the job duties

Apply Now!