Employment Opportunities

Job Openings

SERVICE

Lube Technician

DeFOUW Chevrolet is looking for a Full-Time Lube Technician to join our team.   Please send a resume to Scott Blacker sblacker@defouw.com or apply in person.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform multi-point inspections
  • Recommend serviced based findings from the inspection
  • Check and correct tire pressure
  • Perform the Oil/Filter change
  • Maintain a clean work environment
  • Check and correct all fluid levels

Job Requirements:
  • Ability to lift heavy objects: i.e. wheels/tires
  • At least 1-year prior Lube Tech experience
  • Must have valid/clean driver's license

Benefits:
  • Health Insurance
  • 401K
  • Vacation after 1 year

About DeFouw Automotive:
Since 1961, our organization has been involved in the Greater Lafayette Community including Purdue University. Our philosophy is simple. Our employees are our greatest asset. Our customers are our guests. And "giving back" to our community is most important. Learn more at www.DeFouw.com

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COLLISION CENTER

Body Shop Technician

DeFOUW Automotive is focused on creating an amazing work environment for our employees because we realize that they are our greatest asset! Over the years our employees have helped us become the proud recipients of a range of awards and exclusive benchmarks. We have a strong history in our community and supporting our community is a goal all our employees strive to reach.  If you are looking for an opportunity with excellent career growth while working for a company that strives to move our community forward, then apply here!


What We're Looking For

Experienced Technicians to join our high volume DeFOUW Collision Center Team.

What We Offer
  • ASE Training 
  • Advancement Opportunity
  • 401(K)
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid vacation 
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental Available
  • Vision Available

Qualifications and Requirements
  • Experience in Inner-structure, sheet metal, spot and MIG welding
  • Heavy Collision, Structural/Frame experience a plus
  • ICAR and ASE Certification a plus
  • Must own tools
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Eligible to work in the US

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RECONDITIONING

Auto Detailer

DeFouw Automotive is looking for a Full-Time Auto Detailer to join our team. 40 hours a week plus overtime.  Please apply in person or send resume to Darryl Hancock dhancock@defouw.com

Duties include the following but are not limited to:
  • Cleaning, waxing, polishing and refurbishing old and new vehicles
  • Using necessary equipment for cleaning and servicing of auto parts
  • Maintaining the standard and quality of service of the organization
  • Understanding and delivering to the specific requirements of the customers
  • Inspecting the vehicles thoroughly
  • Maintaining the proper function of all service tools and equipment
  • Reporting any damage to the supervising manager
  • Coordinating work with team members

Job Requirements
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Able to pass background check
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment

Benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • 401K
  • Vacation after 1 year

About DeFouw Automotive

Since 1961, our organization has been involved in the Greater Lafayette Community including Purdue University. Our philosophy is simple. Our employees are our greatest asset. Our customers are our guests. And "giving back" to our community is most important. Learn more at www.DeFouw.com

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SALES

Automotive Sales Associate

DeFOUW Automotive is focused on creating an amazing work environment for our employees because we realize that they are our greatest asset! Over the years our employees have helped us become the proud recipients of a range of awards and exclusive benchmarks. We have a strong history in our community and supporting our community is a goal all our employees strive to reach.  If you are looking for an opportunity with excellent career growth while working for a company that strives to move our community forward, then apply here!

What We're Looking For
Our Sales department is looking for experienced automotive sales professionals who want to make an immediate impact on our growing department. If you're looking for an opportunity to drive our dealership forward on day one, apply here!

What We Offer
  • 401(K)
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid vacation 
  • Paid training
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental Available
  • Vision Available
  • Demonstrator Allowance
  • Excellent Pay Structure
  • Flexible Hours (explanation in interview)

Responsibilities
  • Greet and guide customers as they appear on the lot to proceed into the sales process
  • Enhance the sales process by demonstrating the vehicle's features on the lot
  • Assist customers in the completion of their sales applications
  • Assist management to increase sales by inspecting the lot's vehicles daily, reporting any problems to management
  • Assist management in ensuring the lot is merchandised correctly to maximize sales
  • Build strong rapport with customers
  • Perform high-quality, professional, and knowledgeable presentations and demonstrations of vehicles
  • Interact with our Professional Internet Department

Qualifications
  • Automotive Sales experience or customer Service Experience
  • Desire to Grown and Advance
  • Proven sales track record
  • Enthusiastic with high energy throughout the sales workday
  • Outgoing and friendly, especially while handling objections 
  • Quality customer service skills and sales track record
  • Strong interpersonal communications, in-person and over the phone
  • Persuasive and able to overcome customer objections during the sales process
  • Persistent, competitive and good work ethic 

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Contact

DeFOUW Automotive

320 Sagamore Pkwy S
Directions Lafayette, IN 47905

  • Sales: (765) 449-2800
  • Service: (765) 449-2800
  • Parts: (765) 449-2800

SALES 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 - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed