How do I become a valet driver?

So, you’ve done your research and have decided that becoming a valet driver is something you’re interested in. Great! Now what?

Here are some helpful hints to get you started on the path to becoming a valet driver.


To become a valet or parking attendant, you may need a high school diploma or equivalent, although most valet positions have no educational requirement.

Many employers for valet jobs require that you are over 18 years of age and have a clean driving record — and of course a valid driver’s license. 

What are the requirements to become a valet for Gatsby Valet?

We at Gatsby Valet hold a higher standard for our valets. We look for individuals who share our brand’s values of professionalism and integrity. As a standard part of our recruitment process, we conduct more thorough background checks on applicants, in addition to enforcing the minimum age requirement. 

How to apply

Gatsby Valet offers premium valet parking in Toronto and event parking management services for various private and corporate events, such as: weddings, parties, family functions, memorials, corporate functions, charity galas, and valet at restaurants, nightclubs, condominiums, hotels, more. We are proud to have been of service, driving better first impressions for our clients 2004. 

If you think you have what it takes to be a top-tier valet driver, have a professional attitude, and a focus on customer service, we invite you to learn more about the application process.

Here’s what you can expect:

  1. First, you’ll need to apply for a valet driver position. This requires a resume and answering a 3-question job assessment.
  2. Next, you’ll have a phone interview. We’ll talk about your experience, your qualifications, and will get to know you a bit more.
  3. You’ll then be asked to submit hiring documentation such as your driver’s license and driver’s abstract for our review. 
  4. If your interview process is successful, you will then receive an offer of employment.
  5. Finally, it’s onto onboarding, training, and your first day on the job as a valet driver.

Interested in applying? View our open jobs