Job Openings at Karl Performance

Detail Position

Karl Performance is expanding and has an immediate opening for a Detailer Position. Ideal candidates will have 7+ years detailing experience; experience with classic and custom cars is preferred.  This position will be responsible for complete details, color sanding and buffing, be able to sand and prep vehicles as they are ready to seal, paint or prime, and any other detailing duties necessary at Karl Performance.  Candidates must have their own tools and be able to detail the car underside, interior, engine bay, and all other facets of the car after a complete restoration has been performed.  Candidates must have extreme attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines. Interested candidates must thrive in a team-oriented environment. This position is full time, hourly, and will include full benefits. Compensation is negotiable based on experience. This position operates out of Des Moines, Iowa at 5927 NE Industry Drive. All interested parties are encouraged to apply. Stop by Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm for an application. For more information, please email Custom Shop Manager Jim Hidy at j.hidy@karlchevrolet.com.

Body Technician

Karl Performance is expanding and has an opening for a custom body technician. Ideal candidates will have 5+ years of body work experience on new, classic, and custom cars. Interested candidates must thrive in a team-oriented environment, be punctual, have attention to detail, and be able to meet deadlines. This position is full time, hourly, and will include full benefits. Compensation is negotiable based on experience. This position operates out of Des Moines, Iowa at 5927 NE Industry Drive. All interested parties are encouraged to apply. Stop by Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm for an application. For more information, please e-mail Custom Shop Manager Jim Hidy at j.hidy@karlchevrolet.com.

Technician

Karl Performance is expanding and has an immediate opening for a Technician. Ideal candidates will have many years of mechanical and electrical technician experience with late model vehicles and restorations. Knowledge and experience with forced induction is a plus.  Candidates must have excellent customer service skills, be team-oriented, and have the ability to get along with others. This position is a full time position with full benefits. Compensation is negotiable based on experience. This position operates out of Des Moines, Iowa at 5927 NE Industry Drive. All interested parties are encouraged to apply. Stop by Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm for an application or send your resume to j.hidy@karlchevrolet.com.

TECHNICIAN QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum high school diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Automotive technician experience is a must
  • ASE Certifications a plus!
  • Strong computer & communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Professional appearance and work ethic
  • Must have current & valid driver's license and satisfactory motor vehicle report
  • Self-motivated and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Career minded, goal driven and client focused