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Service Porter / Custodian

Pohanka Capitol Heights
Forestville, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Pohanka Automotive Group in Capitol Heights, MD is looking to hire a Service Porter/Custodian to join our team! We are looking for an individual who is passionate, dedicated, enjoys working with others, and has a willingness to go above and beyond to take care of our customers and team. Whether you are a seasoned professional or someone interested in learning more about the Automotive Industry, we are willing to train the right candidate!

About Us
The Pohanka Family of Dealerships is firmly entrenched in the Washington DC Metropolitan area. Starting as a single service repair facility back in 1919, our group has grown to a family of 21 dealerships throughout Virginia, Maryland and Tomball, Texas. Since opening our doors over 100 years ago, five generations of the Pohanka family and our incredible associates have provided reliable automotive services to our loyal customers.  

Why Work with Us

  • Time Magazine National Quality Dealer Award Winner
  • The Sports Illustrated AIADA All-Star Dealer Award for outstanding customer service and commitment to the industry, community, and the nation
  • Distinguished Service Citation from the Automotive Hall of Fame
  • Work alongside a talented team looking to go above and beyond every day
  • Opportunities to grow within the company based on performance

What We Offer

  • Outstanding health, medical, dental, life and vision benefits 
  • 401K with company contribution
  • Paid accrued vacation, select holidays and personal days 
  • Largest inventory in the area – new and used
  • State-of-the-art facility
  • Employee discounts on vehicles, service repairs and parts
  • Team building and training
  • Direct deposit on a weekly basis

Service Porter/Custodian Responsibilities

  • Greet service customers as they arrive to the Service Department 
  • Maintain an organized parking area and service lane (barricades, directing traffic, etc.)
  • Park, retrieve and perform regular lot inspections of vehicles awaiting service 
  • Daily cleaning responsibilities to include but not limited to using the floor scrubber machine in the shop and service lane, trash pickup in the parking lot, relocation of used tires to area of pickup, shop trash and recycling.
  • Effectively communicate with other members of the Service and Sales Department
  • Assist in ways that could help benefit the customer experience or fellow employees
  • Dry vehicles off with provided supplies after technician finishes performing exterior car wash to service customers vehicles

Applicant Qualifications 

  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record
  • Pro-active and will take pride in their work
  • Effective communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Punctual
  • Positive attitude 
  • Full-time position with Saturday availability (out by 3pm on Saturday’s)
  • Must have reliable transportation to get to and from work
  • Willing to undergo a pre-employment background check and drug screening

We look forward to reviewing your application!

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


Pohanka Capitol Heights


Forestville, MD