Blake Thompson

Vice President, Director of On-Site Operations

  • Has been with SUDS Car Wash for nearly 6 years.

  • Began working as a part-time Wash Associate in Pikeville, KY.

  • Promoted to Shift Supervisor.

  • Promoted to Site Supervisor in Paintsville, KY.

  • Became Site Supervisor in Pikeville, KY

  • Earned the role of Vice President, Director of On-Site Operations. 

  • Blake now heads our Site Management teams at all SUDS Car Wash locations.


Our hiring philosophy is simple, we want to find GREAT PEOPLE!

  • Outgoing

  • Team-Player

  • Open-minded and coachable

  • Proactive thinker

  • Accountable

  • Positive attitude

  • Great Character


We get it... you've NEVER worked at a car wash! Working at SUDS is an experience unlike any other work environment you've been in before, and it is definitely not what you expect from a car wash. 

  • Fun & lively work environment derived from a culture of team involvement

  • Young, full of energy, & fast-paced culture

  • Freedom of schedule, perfect for students or busy individuals

  • Working outside year-round

  • Serve wonderful customers, who are like our extended family

  • Working alongside other GREAT PEOPLE

  • Constant coaching, be lead daily to become a better person and employee

  • Open Door Policy, be able to discuss your personal career path at any time

  • Clear, defined roles for each employee

  • Room for growth, with new locations constantly under construction or planning, there is always room to grow alongside the company


Our goal is for each employee to either grow with our company or leave us being a better-prepared and more well-rounded individual for their next adventure in life. SUDS Car Wash is proud to offer a customized training program that is among the best in the service industry.

  • Learn what it means to become a servant leader

  • Learn the importance of accountability

  • Learn how to be coachable and be a good steward

  • Learn new technologies

  • Learn how to set and achieve goals

What are our most common part-time positions?

Customer Concierge

The role of the Customer Concierge actually has nothing to do with washing cars at all.  A large part of our daily operations involves customer service of our Unlimited Wash Plan members & single wash customers. This position also earns a commission for each sale on top of hourly pay, meaning you are rewarded for your success! We strive to deliver a best-in-industry experience to each person who drives onto our property. Some of the primary duties of this position are:

  • Greet customers

  • First defense troubleshooting membership redemption issues

  • Upsell & engage each non-member about our Unlimited Plans (earn commission)

  • Manage traffic flow coming into our pay lanes

  • Make each visit exceptional for each customer

Traits of a successful Customer Concierge include:

  • Extraverted (outgoing)

  • Comfortable speaking to 1,000 or more customers per day

  • Being proficient with technology

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Comfortable working outdoors year-round

Wash Associate

The role of a Wash Associate is to provide a quality service, consistently to each customer. The Wash Associate is a member of our site operations team, working hands-on in the car washing and lot maintenance duties. Some of the primary duties of this position are:

  • Washing & folding towels

  • Ensuring vacuums are unclogged and hung between uses

  • Maintaining proper spacing between vehicles

  • Prepping vehicles as they enter the tunnel

  • Loading vehicles into our tunnel

  • Inspecting vehicles prior to entry (truck beds)

  • Basic cleaning tasks after close to maintain our facilities & equipment

  • Work safely around moving vehicles and equipment

  • Be polite & courteous answering any customer inquiries

Traits of a successful Wash Associate include:

  • Excellent self-awareness skills

  • Being proficient with technology

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Comfortable working outdoors year-round

If this sounds like you, apply online today to begin your journey!