Profession parking valet

Parking valets provide assistance to clients by moving their vehicles to a specific parking location. They may also help with handling clients' luggage and provide information on parking rates. Parking valets maintain a friendly attitude towards their clients and follow company policies and procedures.

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  • Road traffic laws

    Understand road traffic laws and the rules of the road.

  • Company policies

    The set of rules that govern the activity of a company.


  • Apply company policies

    Apply the principles and rules that govern the activities and processes of an organisation.

  • Drive vehicles

    Be able to drive vehicles; have the approapriate type of driving license according to the type of motor vehicle used.

  • Work in shifts

    Work in rotating shifts, where the goal is to keep a service or production line running around the clock and each day of the week.

  • Maintain customer service

    Keep the highest possible customer service and make sure that the customer service is at all times performed in a professional way. Help customers or participants feel at ease and support special requirements.

  • Interpret traffic signals

    Observe lights on the road, road conditions, nearby traffic, and prescribed speed limits to ensure safety. Interpret traffic signals and act accordingly.

  • Park guest's vehicle

    Line up guests' vehicles safely and efficiently and retrieve the vehicle at the end of their stay.

  • Communicate with customers

    Respond to and communicate with customers in the most efficient and appropriate manner to enable them to access the desired products or services, or any other help they may require.

  • Perform defensive driving

    Drive defensively to maximise road safety and save time, money, and lives; anticipate he actions of other road users.

  • Apply safety measures

    Perform tasks and operations taking into account the safety regulations and standards and applying them in order to prevent incidents or hazards.

  • Drive automatic car

    Drive a vehicle operated under an automatic, or self-shifting, transmission system safely and according to regulations.

  • Maintain personal hygiene standards

    Preserve impeccable personal hygiene standards and have a tidy appearance.

  • Assist passengers

    Provide help to people getting in and out of their car or any other transportation vehicle, by opening doors, provide physical support or hold belongings.

  • Follow verbal instructions

    Have the ability to follow spoken instructions received from colleagues. Strive to understand and clarify what is being requested.

Optional knowledge and skills

execute vehicle maintenance handle surveillance equipment drive in urban areas wash vehicles assist disable passengers greet guests provide directions to guests handle guest luggage lift heavy weights operate radio equipment maintain vehicle appearance ensure protection of car parking provide customers with price information mechanical components of vehicles tend to passenger belongings clean vehicle interiors

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