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

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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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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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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Business Development Coordinator

We are currently looking for a motivated member to join our Business Development Center. Successful candidates will have ability to multi-task, be a team player, and have a pleasant personality. If you are looking to further your career with an established and respected automotive dealership organization, join our team at Skyline Ford!

As an Automotive BDC Representative, you will be directly responsible for monitoring following up with potential customer leads received via internet, phone, and visits to the dealership. Outstanding customer service skills are required.

Following and maintaining relationship with former customers
Monitoring and contacting internet leads
Determining each customer's vehicle needs by active listening
Learning, understanding, and following call and email scripts
Setting, confirming, and following up on sales appointments
Performing surveys with customers
Other duties as required

Requirements

As an Automotive BDC Representative, 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 BDC Representative will also have:

High school diploma or GED
Proven track record in customer service and/or sales
BDC/internet automotive experience is preferred, but not required
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Ability to establish rapport and build relationships to ensure repeat customers
Strong-tasking and organization skills
Basic computer proficiency
Verifiable work history
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.
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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) 339-7356

Hours

  • Monday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:30 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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