Karl Knauz BMW

407 Skokie Valley Hwy.
Lake Bluff, IL 60044

  • Sales: (866) 649-8680

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    Employment Opportunities

    See our list of available positions below. To inquire about a position, please fill out the following form:

    Job Openings

    Service Porter


    At the Knauz Automotive Group we want to make our clients service experience outstanding and we know that starts with our most valuable resource - our employees. As a service porter, you will assist our department managers in providing our clients with an outstanding customer experience. A great team environment and ongoing training are just a few of the benefits you can expect. We offer excellent benefits including a 401k plan with a very competitive compensation plan. With both full and part time positions available with flexible work hours, contact our Service Manager at porters@knauz.com to schedule an interview.


    Knauz Automotive Group's Commitment to You:

    • Life, Health and Dental plans
    • 401k w/partial employer match
    • Paid vacation, holiday and personal days
    • State-of-the-art facilities
    • The training and support to help you excel in your position, while allowing you to advance within the organization


    For over 80 years, the Knauz Automotive Group has been serving the greater Chicago land area through its six dealerships and Certified Body Shop located in the Knauz Autopark. Our continued success and growth is directly related to the efforts of our talented team of professionals, and we're looking for more great people to join our team. If you're experienced and possess the desire to make a great atmosphere even better, you could be the perfect fit. We are setting up interviews quickly as we are looking to hire someone ASAP.



    The service porters are responsible for performing a variety of duties as they relate to the organization of vehicles

    • Assist with stocking in vehicles
    • Preparing the vehicles for customer deliveries
    • Inspect the vehicles for stains, debris and damages and report any damages immediately
    • Transport customers and dealership personal as needed
    • Perform deliveries as required
    • Clean interior and exterior of vehicles
    • Keep vehicle lot neat and orderly, moving units as directed and in accordance with dealership standards
    • Return vehicle keys to the appropriate secured location
      Pick up vehicles from and deliver vehicles to storage
    • Maintain buildings and grounds as needed
    • Assist with showroom clean-up and deliveries when needed
    • Demonstrates behaviors consistent with the Company's Vision, Mission, and Values in all interactions with customer, co-workers and suppliers
    • Adheres to all company policies, procedures and safety standards



    • Must meet company's requirements for employment
    • 6-12 months of previous work experience (preferred)
    • Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and information
    • Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills
    • Pass Pre-employment drug screening
    • Ability to drive manual transmission vehicles
    • Professional appearance
    • Demonstrated customer service skills
    • Must have a valid driver's license


    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

    • Exposure to inclement weather
    • Ability to operate an automobile
    • Prolonged periods of standing, stooping and bending



    • High school diploma or equivalent


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    The Knauz Automotive Group is currently experiencing unprecedented growth in all of our dealerships.  We have immediate openings for new and experienced technicians. We seek highly motivated technicians who take pride in fixing cars right the first time, who are team players, and who strive to improve. We provide in-house and off-site manufacturer training. If you currently lack experience, we will place you side by side with an experienced technician who can guide you as you build brand knowledge.


    • ·         Generous and highly competitive Compensation Plan
    • ·         Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Available
    • ·         401K Retirement plan with employer match
    • ·         Flexible Medical Spending Accounts
    • ·         Supplemental Life Insurance
    • ·         Short Term and Long Term Disability Available
    • ·         Paid Vacation and Holidays

    We're looking for positive, excited, and dedicated individuals who want to join a winning team. We invite you to meet us, take a walk around the dealership campus, and check out our service shops. We have an amazing group of technicians who work in a great atmosphere.  Please email us your resume today.

    The Knauz Automotive Group is one of the most respected dealership groups in the Chicago area, with excellence in customer service for more than 80 years. We represent the most exciting automobiles on the road today, including BMW, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Sprinter and Hyundai.

    Job Qualifications

    • License Required: Current state issued Driver License with satisfactory Department of Motor Vehicle driving record
    • Must be able to pass pre-employment screens (Background & Drugs)
    • The Knauz Automotive Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer
    To Apply e-mail us at techicians@knauz.com
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