AF24760 - Future Opportunity for Automotive Polishers | Trading Enterprises | UAE

Department: Trading Enterprises
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Multiple Locations | UAE
Closing Date: 16-Apr-2017

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.

Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business:

  • Passenger and commercial vehicles sales
  • Manufacturing agricultural vehicles
  • Construction equipment sales and service
  • Used car sales
  • Rental and leasing

Trading Enterprises

Established in 1971, Trading Enterprises owns the sole distribution rights for Volvo, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, RAM and SRT vehicles. Recently, Trading Enterprises has added two high end luxury sports brands, Fisker and Lotus, to its portfolio.

Competing in the UAE's Japanese, American and European automotive marketplace, the company is supported by a network of modern showrooms, workshops and parts outlets across the UAE, with sales and after sales operations existing in all seven Emirates.

About the Position:

We are currently looking for 15 Polishers to join our Trading Enterprises team across the UAE. As a Polisher your main role is to clean and prepare body surface for applying wax & polish on new and old vehicles body panels. You must have the ability to operate polishing equipment to obtain desired finish and luster on vehicles body. You will carry out internal & external cleaning of vehicles to the specified quality standards to achieve customer satisfaction.

You will be working in a busy workshop environment wherein part of your job is to extend your support to Painters in assisting small body panel paint repair or touch up jobs which includes removal of scratched etc.

About You:

The ideal candidate for this role should be a High School graduate or a Technical School graduate. You should have at least a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a major automotive manufacturer or dealership/distributorship as a Polisher. You must be able to properly operate equipment whenever needed and must be able to spot defects on the job carried out.

This job demands a high level of physical exertion hence you should be in good health, young and energetic.  You should be able to understand and speak English and preferably Arabic, Urdu or Hindi.

You should also be able to communicate effectively with strong analytical, communication and inter-personal skills with administrative competence.



Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.