Car Detailer

Also known as Vehicle Detailer.
Washes and cleans exteriors and interiors of motor vehicles, and touches up paint work, glass and upholstery to prepare them for sale or rent.
Training time 10 weeks - 6 months
Average pay $32,363
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 4,600

What does a Car Detailer do?

  • washing, drying, polishing and waxing vehicle exteriors
  • vacuuming vehicle interiors, and drycleaning carpets and upholstery
  • applying cleaning agents to remove stains from vehicle interiors
  • washing tyres and wheel arches, and blackening tyres
  • washing and polishing vehicle windows
  • emptying and cleaning compartments in vehicles

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology