Skyline Ford

2510 Commercial St Se
Directions Salem, OR 97302

  • Skyline Ford: (503) 581-2411
  • Skyline's Keizer Ford: (503) 463-4853

Employment Opportunities


See our list of available positions below. To inquire about a position, please fill out the following form:


We, at Skyline Ford, want to make our dealership as efficient as our vehicles and we know that starts with our most valuable resource - our employees!   We are looking for employees with the talents and skills to take us even further. If you are looking to further your career with an established and respected automotive dealership organization, join our team at Skyline Ford!

Benefits available after waiting period include: Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401K, Flexible Spending Account, Pre-Paid Legal, Employee Assistance Program.

All applicants will be subject to pre-employment screening which includes a DMV records check, criminal background screen and drug screen.

Skyline Ford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Openings

Sales Consultant

Skyline Ford is looking for an Experienced Automotive Sales Consultant. We are looking for positive, energetic and hardworking team members that are motivated and have a professional attitude and appearance.

As an Auto Sales Representative you will interact and consult with customers to guide them through their vehicle purchase. Your goal is to create the best vehicle-buying experience to make lifelong friends and customers. You will assist customers in selecting the right vehicle for their lifestyle. You will be trained on the specific products we offer and their benefit to our customer.

Positions are full time with a rotating shift. Must have excellent people skills, an Oregon driver's license with and excellent driving record. Prefer at least one year automotive sales experience.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong work ethic, proven experience working in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment, the highest ethical standards, excellent organizational skills, be highly self-motivated with a strong attention to detail.

Compensation

Sales consultants are paid on a commission basis and have a very high income potential for the right person.  Full details on our competitive commission plan will be given during the interview process.

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Service Advisor

A Service Advisor works as the liaison between the customer and service technicians working in the shop. They work with customers to determine problems with a vehicle and provide technicians with accurate repair descriptions. Additionally, service advisors are responsible for greeting customers, listening to requests, scheduling appointments, estimating costs, verifying insurance coverage, conducting inspections, and test driving vehicles. 

As with all positions within the dealership, service advisors are expected to uphold the highest ethical standards.

Principle duties include:
Greets all customers promptly, provides timely professional service.
Ascertains automotive problems and services by listening to customer's description of symptoms; clarifying description of problems; conducting inspections; taking test drives; checking vehicle maintenance records; examining service schedules.
Verifies warranty and service contract coverage by examining records and papers; explaining provisions and exclusions.
Develops estimates by costing materials, supplies, and labor; calculating customer's payment, including deductibles.
Prepares repair orders (RO) by describing symptoms, problems, and causes discovered, as well as repairs and services required; obtaining approval signatures; entering RO into service database system.
Maintains customer rapport by explaining estimates and expected return of vehicle; obtaining customer's approval of estimates; obtaining and providing contact telephone numbers; answering questions and concerns; arranging towing and temporary transportation.
Maintains automotive records by recording problems and corrective actions planned.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading manufacturers' publications.
Enhances organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Departs from traditional ways of doing things to ensure customer satisfaction and loyalty.
Coordinates activities to ensure repair work is fixed right the first time and completed on time.
Obtains the customer's written approval on all repair orders at the time of the write-up or when closing additional add-on sales.
Inspects every finished repair order for proper completion, pricing accuracy, and legibility.
Meets or exceeds goals for add-on sales.
Identifies repeat customers and treats them accordingly.
Contacts customers to remind them of service appointments and/or when scheduled maintenance is due.
Answers incoming telephone calls promptly, courteously, and make every effort to satisfy the caller's inquiry.

Ideal candidate will have:
Professional appearance and work ethic
Great attitude with a high-energy personality
Superior customer service skills
Ability to multi-task and take direction from multiple people
Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, high stress environment
Ability to drive all types of vehicles, including standard shift vehicles
Valid Driver's License with an excellent driving record 

Compensation
Service advisors are paid on a commission basis with a monthly guarantee and have a very high income potential for the right person.  Full details on our competitive commission plan will be given during the interview process.

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Quicklane Technician

A Quicklane Technician specializes in maintenance and light repair work focusing on quick, high volume jobs (brakes, tires, filters, batteries, etc.)

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
•Performs any and all repairs and service as indicated on Vehicle Inspection Report or Repair Estimate Order.
•Ensures high quality service and repairs are provided to every customer.
•Maintains all personal and company-provided tools and equipment in proper operating condition

If you are motivated, reliable, organized and have a strong desire to succeed. We offer a structured professional and pleasant working environment, great benefits and more. Please don't miss this rare opportunity find out how you may be able to make a change for yourself today.

Quicklane Technicians are paid on an hourly basis. Compensation depends on experience.

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Parts and Service Assistant

Skyline's Keizer Ford has an opening for a FULL time Parts & Service Assistant.  A Parts & Service Assistant works with the parts and service department shuttling customers, making parts deliveries, and assisting the parts and service department to cover breaks and lunches and as needed.    As with all positions within the dealership, the Parts & Service Assistant is expected to uphold the highest of ethical standards.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Preparing vehicles to be serviced by putting down mats and plastic to protect interiors, making key tags and driving vehicles from the service lanes to the service stalls.
Moving vehicles not currently being serviced and keeping an orderly area so that vehicles can be easily found and moved.
Keeping the service drop-off area clean and free of debris.
Retrieving newly-serviced vehicles for customers.
Cover parts and service counter as needed for breaks and lunches.
Shuttling customers to their homes, places of business or a designated spot such as a mass transit stop, and picking them up after their vehicle is serviced in a timely manner.
Drive company vehicle to various locations to deliver parts and service materials.  Obtain authorized signature for supplies requested.
Move inventory to various locations manually and operating mechanical equipment, including fork lift, pallet jack and handcart.
Load and unload delivery truck by hand or by use of hand truck.
Perform janitorial duties in the parts department including but not limited to sweeping and emptying trash.
Maintaining the company vehicle's appearance and notifying the manager if the vehicle requires servicing.
Clean and maintain customer beverage service area, making sure the area is stocked and ready for use at all times.
Assist the department and dealership as needed during down time.

Ideal candidate will have:
Professional appearance and work ethic
Great attitude with a high-energy personality
Superior customer service skills
Ability to multi-task and take direction from multiple people
Ability to drive all types of vehicles, including standard shift vehicles
Valid Driver's License with an excellent driving record 

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Contact

Skyline Ford

2510 Commercial St Se
Directions Salem, OR 97302

  • Sales: (503) 581-2411
  • Service: (503) 581-2411
  • Parts: (503) 581-2411

Hours

  • Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Sunday 10:00 AM - 6:00PM
Contact Information

Skyline Ford South
2510 Commercial Street SE
Salem, OR 97302
(866)756-7550

Skyline's Keizer Ford
3555 River Road North
Keizer, OR 97303
(866)758-5197

Skyline's Overstock Outlet
1940 Mission St SE
Salem, OR 97302
(888) 574-4244