Job Openings

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN

UP TO $2000 SIGNING BONUS

Crippen Automotive, family owned and servicing greater Lansing for over 40 years, with Buick, GMC, Mazda, and Volvo. We have an opening for a technician in our service department, it could be the perfect place for you. If you have a great attitude, a set of skills and an excellent work ethic, we want to talk to you.

Here's what we offer.

  • Large volume of work. Skilled technicians range 40-60 hour weeks on average.
  • Paid Training. Crippen values training for all of our franchises
  • Benefits available. Top rated Medical/Dental for you AND your family.
  • Employer matched 401k.
  • Paid vacation.
  • Great team-like atmosphere in a growing dealership that supports Fixed Operations.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma
  • State Certifications or ASE
  • Experience as an auto technician
  • Good with computer systems
  • Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and information
  • Learns quickly
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Team player
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Ensures that customer's cars are kept clean
  • Maintain stall in an orderly and clean manner
  • Able to pass a drug screening
  • Willingness to work on all makes and models

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $30.00 /hour flat rate

Experience:

  • Automotive Technician: 2 years (Preferred)

License:

  • Drivers License (Required)
  • Mechanics License (Required)

Job Types: Full-time, Commission

Pay: $20.00 - $30.00 per hour

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Title Clerk / Receptionist

Crippen Buick GMC Mazda Volvo has an immediate opening available for a Title Clerk / Receptionist. This is a permanent position

Responsibilities include:

Primary Responsibilities-

-Review completed sales documents for completion and accuracy in regard to finance & lease contracts, and state titling and registration requirements

-Process completed vehicle sales for titling and registration through the State of Michigan's CVR system.

-Process bank financing contracts to ensure timely payment of funds to the dealership

-Process new and used vehicle inventorying, including: dealer trade processing and processing of titles and manufacturer statement of origins

-Work with sales management and staff to resolve issues with documentation

Secondary Responsibilities:

-Answering and directing all incoming phone traffic

-Greeting walk in customers and directing them to proper staff

-Cashiering of customers

-Light office duties: filing, preparation of documents, mailing and labeling, etc.

-Maintaining the entry, lounge, and work area for cleanliness and organization

-Various as needed clerical duties

Successful candidates will possess:

-Strong attention to detail and ability to recognize and correct errors.

-Previous customer service experience.

-Basic computer knowledge with basic word processing and spreadsheet skills.

-A well-kept appearance.

-Strong communication skills.

-A professional and polite manner.

-A desire to deliver exceptional client experiences.

-Previous title clerk experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate.

Required hours and schedule:

Monday, Tues, Thurs, Friday: 9am - 6pm

Saturday: 9am - 4pm

Wed, Sunday: Off

Benefits:

-Available health, vision, and dental insurance

-Life insurance

-Paid training

-Paid vacation after minimum employment period

-401K with match

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $11.00 - $12.00 per hour

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SALES CONSULTANT - AUTOMOTIVE

Job Description

Crippen Buick GMC Mazda Volvo, a family owned automotive dealership, is looking for a self-motivated and ambitious Sales Consultant to assist our customers with their purchase of new or pre-owned vehicles. Experience is a plus, but not necessary. We will teach you how to thrive in our low-pressure sales environment, where our customer's needs come first.

This is an opportunity for you to have a career, not just another job.

Responsibilities and Duties:

-Showing our clients a level of professionalism and customer care that exceeds their expectations

-Building rapport with clients that results in a lifetime relationship

-Learn about and become an expert on your products and relay your knowledge to our clients through a professional product presentation.

-Answering customer's questions and conveying vital information honestly and clearly to overcome the clients concerns and objections

-Consistent follow up with clients; both before and after the sale

-Consulting with management and senior staff to create a plan for your success and following thru.

-Consistently maintaining a positive attitude

-Operating with honesty and integrity

Qualifications and Skills:

-A professional and well-kept appearance and manner

-A minimum of 1 to 2 continuous years of customer service experience.

-Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

-Basic computer skills (email, internet, word processing) with the ability to learn how to accurately maintain computerized records and database information.

-Ability to follow detailed verbal instructions

-Valid driver's license with a clean history

-Experience in the automotive industry or retail sales is helpful but not required. We will train you.

Benefits:

This is a full-time, permanent position that offers:

-Training pay

-Competitive full commission pay structure and a performance bonus program, as well as additional manufacturer, paid performance incentives. With the option for a salary pay program

-Medical benefits

-Paid vacation

-401 K with match options

-A relaxed friendly work environment

Job Type: Commission

Salary: $40,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

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Contact

Crippen Mazda

8300 West Saginaw Hwy
Directions Lansing, MI 48917

  • Sales: (517) 627-8411
  • Service: (517) 627-8411
  • Parts: (517) 627-8411

Hours

  • Monday 8:30am - 8:30pm
  • Tuesday 8:30am - 6pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am - 6pm
  • Thursday 8:30am - 8:30pm
  • Friday 8:30am - 6pm
  • Saturday 9am -4pm
  • Sunday Closed
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Dealership Hours

  • Monday 8:30am - 8:30pm
  • Tuesday 8:30am - 6pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am - 6pm
  • Thursday 8:30am - 8:30pm
  • Friday 8:30am - 6pm
  • Saturday 9am -4pm
  • Sunday Closed

Parts Dept. Hours

  • Monday 7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Tuesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday 7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

Service Dept. Hours

  • Monday 7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Tuesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Wednesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Thursday 7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed