Car park attendants direct drivers to parking positions, collect parking fees from customers and ensure cars are safe from theft and damage.
Duties & Tasks
Car park attendants may perform the following tasks:drive and direct cars within parking areas
issue tickets at time of arrival
collect parking fees from customers
use a cash register
open and close gates to allow entry to and exit from parking areas
load and carry out minor maintenance on ticket or payment machines
clean up spills and broken glass
count money at the end of the day.
Some car park attendants work under cover in large multistorey or basement car parks, but many work outside in all weather conditions. Car park attendants must be prepared to work evenings, weekends and public holidays.par In a small car park, the car park attendant may work alone.
integrity and reliability
a pleasant manner when dealing with the public
able to cope with the physical demands of the job
capable of handling money
good driving skills (to work as a valet driver).