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!

Current Openings

Lot Attendant

Job Duties include:

Make a daily inspection of showroom and service entrance doors and wash as necessary.
Remove cobwebs inside and out as necessary.
Keep cars and trucks in a "sale-ready" condition.
Keep sidewalk along street free debris.
Advise Supervisor/Manager of anything unusual within area of responsibility, such as burned out yard lights, damage to vehicles, mechanical malfunctions, etc.
Maintain all new and used vehicle cleanliness as directed by Supervisor/Manager.
Maintain Dealership premises as directed by Supervisor/Manager.
Detail and make ready for delivery according to vehicle delivery policies all vehicles sold by sales department.
Fill all sold vehicles with gas.
Transport vehicles to and from stores, gas stations, repair facilities, and locations.
Advise Supervisor/Manager of any problems with sold vehicles as soon as possible.
Report to supervisor/Manager lack of adequate supply of chemicals needed to detail vehicles.
Upon pre-delivery inspection being completed, a thorough detailing of the vehicle is to be performed by the lot attendant.
Occasionally check in and follow process for convoy vehicles.
Occasionally check in/out and follow process for a dealer trade vehicle.
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
Benefits available after waiting period include: Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401K, Flexible Spending Account, Pre-Paid Legal. 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.

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Automotive Technician

We are looking for an automotive technician with vocational degree or ASE certification preferred. Seeking professional with experience as a Ford automotive service technician in a dealership. This skilled Automotive Technician is responsible for performing diagnosis and repairs in all areas.We offer a polished atmosphere, company-sponsored training programs, competitive wages, and a full benefits package.

Responsibilities:

·         Performs work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards.

·         Diagnoses cause of any malfunction and performs repair.

·         Communicates with the parts department to obtain needed parts.

·         Saves and tags parts of the job if under warranty or if requested by the customer.

·         Examines assigned vehicle to determine if further safety or service work is required or recommended.

·         Communicates with the Service Advisor immediately if additional work is needed, if work outlined is not needed, or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time.

·         Documents all work performed and recommended on the repair order.

·         Road tests vehicles when required.

·         Participates in manufacturer-sponsored training programs, schools and events.

·         Keeps abreast of manufacturer technical bulletins.

·         Supervises work of any apprentice Technicians as assigned.

·         Reports machinery defects or malfunctions to direct supervisor.

·         Ensures that customers' cars are kept clean. Notifies the Service Advisor immediately of anything that has happened to change the appearance or condition of the vehicle.

·         Keeps shop area neat and clean.

·         Maintains and is accountable for all dealership-owned tools and manuals. Returns them to the proper place and in the same condition as they were received.

·         Understands, keeps abreast of, and complies with federal, state and local regulations, such as hazardous waste disposal, OSHA Right-to-Know and other safety requirements.

·         Operates all tools and equipment in a safe manner.

·         Reports any safety issues immediately to management.

Qualifications:

·         Technical or trade school degree required or minimum three years of automotive repair experience required.

·         Technical aptitude displayed by ASE certification preferred.

·         Must be able to work on and repair multiple makes of vehicles.

·         Must have the ability to operate a wide variety of vehicles, both automatic and manual transmissions.

·         Must have manual dexterity, good judgment and ability to operate power and hand tools and other types of machinery safely and efficiently.

·         Must be able to work successfully on a flat rate pay system.

·         Ideal candidate will have:

·         As an Automotive Technician, you must embody Skyline Ford's stellar community reputation of honesty, integrity and superior customer service. We are looking for individuals who enjoy working in a fast paced environment where every day brings new challenges. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

The 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

CompensationService technicians are paid a flat rate for the hours they flag. Compensation rate will depend highly on experience. Full details on our competitive commission plan will be given during the interview process.

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.


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Service Porter

The Service Porter works with the service department, moving vehicles around the dealership lot and retrieving vehicles for customers when service is complete.As with all positions within dealerships, porters are expected to uphold the highest ethical standards.

Primary Porter duties include:

  • 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.

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

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.

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Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $10.25 /hour

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Lube Technician

Skyline Ford is accepting applications for an experience Lube, Oil and Filter Technician to join our team.

A Lube 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.

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

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

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

Starting pay depends on experience.

Job Type: Full-time

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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 - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday 10:00 AM - 6:00PM
Contact Information

Skyline Ford South
2510 Commercial Street SE
Salem, OR 97302
(503) 581-2411

Skyline's Keizer Ford
3555 River Road North
Keizer, OR 97303
(503) 463-4853

Skyline's Overstock Outlet
1940 Mission St SE
Salem, OR 97302
(503) 339-7356
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