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Automotive Job Openings in Portland Vancouver  Oregon   Idaho   Northwest   Western United States

The Portland Vancouver Metro Area includes from Forrest Grove, Hillsboro, Beaverton, Tigard, Wilsonville, to Oregon City, Gladstone, Milwaukie, Gresham, Troutdale and more.  Other Oregon areas we work with Salem, Albany, Corvallis, Eugene, Roseburg, Medford, Ashland, Bend, Eastern Oregon, Oregon Coast, Northwest and Western United States.


We are a great place for New Car Dealership Experienced People to Confidentially find new Automotive Jobs. We are a Friendly, Confidential and Free Staffing Service for Applicants. We make it easy to search for new Automotive Management or Staff positions in Service, Office, Sales, Parts and Body Shop Departments.  As an Executive Search firm we have openings at the Dealership and Auto Group Corporate Level.


Applicants

Please fill out our Application, Email, Call or Text us.  See Contact page.  All Charges are Paid by the Employer.

If an employer chooses to interview you we will update your resume, designing a new one if needed and present you to our employer customer(s). We will coach you through the interview process including emailing you our Critical Guide to an Interview helping you present yourself and qualifications in a successful way. When placing you in a new job we will guide you through a successful start with valuable staff or management coaching. As a confidential customer we will help you with advice throughout your entire career with the goal of long term employment at your current place of employment. If circumstances change we are here to help you with future positions.


Employers & Hiring Managers

Car People gives you an “edge over your competitors” by getting you our best applicants before they get hired somewhere else. As your local and economical WorkForce Partner we work daily to advertise job openings, interview potential candidates, check references and identify only the best automotive experienced candidates to offer our employer customers.

We free you up to run your department or dealership while we find you Top People!

Our focus is to search out Top Producers who are Experienced and Motivated . Our company’s specific skills to attract top candidates are in Marketing, Advertising, Interviewing and Reference Checking. We’ve developed confidential relationships with Automotive Managers and Owners for 29 years. We do this daily while you are busy running your dealership or department. Our constant Advertising attracts new automotive candidates plus former applicants contact us exclusively when looking for a new position. We do not Headhunt or Recruit Applicants. Our Service Charge is economical and 1/3 of what Recruiters normally charge.

 

Our Company

AutoJobsOnline.com is our website name. We chose that name in 2002 anticipating the key words “Auto Jobs” as being used frequently by automotive people searching for new jobs on the Internet. It has proven to be a huge success for us to help you.

CAR PEOPLE PORTLAND is not a Franchise. We are a “start-up” dating back to 1986. The business is 100% owned by Wade Gefre. As an independent business we have the freedom to focus on our customers, our employees and their families. We have the freedom to conduct business the old fashioned way, with honesty, sincerity and integrity.

Thank you for visiting our website and our company. We appreciate it!

Automotive Job Openings in Portland, Oregon | Vancouver, Washington
Oregon | SW Washington | Idaho | Western United States
Other Oregon areas including Salem, Albany, Corvallis, Eugene, Roseburg, Medford, Bend, Eastern Oregon & Oregon Coast

Applicants
Car People is a great place for New Car Dealership Experienced People to Confidentially find new Automotive Job Openings. We are a Friendly, Confidential and Free Direct Hire Placement Service for Staff and Management people. Car People is additionally an Executive Search Firm for Dealership & Auto Group Corporate Executive placements.  We make it easy to search for new Automotive  positions in Service, Office, Sales, Parts and Body Shop Departments.  As an Executive Search firm we have openings at the Dealership and Auto Group Corporate Level.

Employers & Hiring Managers
Car People gives you an “edge over your competitors” by getting you our best applicants before they get hired somewhere else. As your local and economical WorkForce Partner we work daily to advertise job openings, interview potential candidates, check references and identify only the best automotive experienced candidates to offer our employer customers. We free you up to run your department or dealership while we find you Top People!

Website
AutoJobsOnline.com is our website name. We chose that name during the early days of the Internet anticipating the key words “Auto Jobs” as being used frequently by automotive people searching for new jobs on the Internet. It has proven to be a huge success for us to help you.

Ownership
CAR PEOPLE OREGON is not a Franchise. We are a “start-up” dating back to 1986. The business is 100% owned by Wade Gefre. As an independent business we have the freedom to focus on our customers, our employees and their families. We have the freedom to conduct business with care, honesty, sincerity and integrity.

Thank you for visiting our website and our company. We appreciate it!

Automotive Accounting Office Manager Job Openigns

Heidi Nelson

Staff, Management & Executive Placement
Career Counselor | 24th year

Dealer Partner | President | CEO | COO | Vice President | Auto Group Platform Manager | Variable Operations Director | General Manager | All Variable Sales Department Staff & Management Positions

CFO | Corporate Auto Group Controller | CAO Manager | Comptroller | Controller | Accounting Manager | Internal Auditor | HR Director | All Office & Accounting Staff & Management Positions

Corporate Auto Group Parts Director | Parts Director | All Parts Staff & Management Positions

Heidi is a University of Oregon graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology.  She is from the Portland Metro Area. Heidi is married to a great guy and has a wonderful son.

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Melissa Lacasella

Staff, Management & Executive Placement
Career Counselor | 6th year

Auto Group Fixed Operations Platform Manager | Dealership Fixed Operations Director | Service Director | Service Manager | Assistant Service Manager | Service Advisor | Shop Foreman | Express Advisor | Technician and more.

Auto Group Collision Center / Body Shop Operations Platform Manager | Independent Collision Center Group General Manager | Dealership Body Shop Manager | Independent Body Shop Manager | Assistant Body Shop Manager | Estimator | Shop Foreman | Technician | Painter and more

Melissa is a former Service Advisor with 7 years dealership experience. She is a native Oregonian. Melissa is married to a great guy and has two wonderful children, a boy and a girl.

Wade Gefre

Customer Service | Marketing | Advertising | Website
Business Manager | President | Owner | 31st year

Wade is a graduate of Western Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. He and his wife, a college and high school advanced math teacher, are raising two sons.

Tucker Wonder Dog

Tucker
Car People Mascot

*Tucker belongs to Heidi and visits us occasionally when he’s not busy with his Mascot duties.

 

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