Career Opportunities at Carousel Motors

Brand Specialist

Job Type:  Full-time
Salary: $40,000 - $100,000
Brands: Audi, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen
Number of hires for this role: multiple positions

Why Carousel Motors
Come be part of a family-owned and locally operated business that has served the area for nearly 40 years. Earning the trust of our customers, employees and community is what drives us to be better. Our new state-of-the-art facility gives us the necessary tools to serve our customers and employees at a higher standard. Carousel Motors in Iowa City is proud to be a fast-paced, high-energy, forward-thinking company that is looking for experienced professionals with all of the same attributes!

What We're Looking For:
Our growing Sales department is looking for ambitious and self-motivated people to join our team. No automotive experience required, we offer a paid training program. If you have experience in retail sales, wireless sales, customer service, the hospitality industry or something similar and are looking for an opportunity to grow and develop your career, apply here!

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • Enthusiastic with high energy throughout the sales workday
  • Outgoing with a friendly personality, especially while handling objections and negotiating pricing
  • Have quality customer service skills
  • Possess strong communication skills
  • Willingness to utilize internal CRM tool
  • Must have a clean and valid driver's license


  • Medical insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401k match
  • In-house training program
  • Team splits late nights
  • 5-day workweek
  • Great opportunity for a long and successful career
  • State-of-the-art facility
  • No Sundays!

Schedule: 8 hour shift, Weekend availability

Work Location: One (Iowa City)

Work Remotely: No

Next steps: Let's get a conversation started. Contact Tor Nicklaus via email at, or by clicking on the  blue "Apply for Position" button. 

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Mercedes-Benz Service Technician

Job Type:  Full-time
Number of hires for this role: 3

Full Job Description
Carousel Motors of Iowa City is looking for a self motivated, eager person to grow as a Mercedes Benz Technician. If you can effectively communicate and work well with a good team atmosphere this is the right place for you. Family owned and operated for over 35 years. Come join our award winning team.

This is a RARE opportunity as we have low turn over.

Mercedes Benz Technician qualifications include:

  • Mercedes Benz Certified Technician (preferred not required)
  • Must have valid drivers license and good record
  • Customer Focused
  • Solid automotive diagnostic skills a plus
  • Strong interest in continuous learning
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment with a continued quality focus
  • Must have his/her own tools - a tool box provided
  • Willing to work as a team player
  • Ability to lift 80 pounds
  • Must have clean driving record

Schedule: 8 hour shift,  Monday to Friday
License: Driver's License (Preferred)
Work Location: One (Iowa City)
Work Remotely: No

Next steps: Let's get a conversation started. Contact Allen Diercks via email at, or by clicking on the  blue "Apply for Position" button. 
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Audi Service Technician

Job Type:  Full-time
Salary: $25,000 - $100,000
Number of hires for this role: 1

Full Job Description
Audi Iowa City Service Department has an immediate opening for an Experienced Automotive Technician to join our Service Team. This is an extremely rare opportunity for the right individual. Must be self motivated and effectively communicate with other team members.

Carousel Motors is Iowa's oldest Audi/VW dealer with Mazda and Mercedes Benz. Our clients are our #1 priority and we stop at nothing to take care of them. We have an excellent work atmosphere with our great staff and management team. If you want to grow and work with a top notch team and have exceptional work ethic, we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
The Automotive Technician has the responsibility of understanding and completing routine repairs necessary for the repair of customer vehicles. This individual will perform general repairs and diagnosis with assistance if needed.

  • Make accurate use of the electronic multi-point inspection form on each vehicle
  • Document all work performed and recommended on assigned repair order
  • Communicate with service advisor when additional work is needed or if repairs cannot be completed within the promised time
  • Maintain technician proficiency as specified by management
  • Conduct road test to determine work needed and to confirm work was successfully completed when necessary and practical
  • Perform all levels of diagnosis and repair on vehicles
  • Perform all levels of preventive/routine maintenance services
  • Utilize product and technical training as assigned by the manufacturer and management
  • Participate in manufacturer-sponsored training programs and schools to continuously expand your knowledge of new technology
  • Maintain manufacturer (CSI) Customer Satisfaction Index at or above Area/National average
  • Complete the work, notations and time-keeping necessary to the successful completion of warranty repair orders and the filing of warranty claims
  • Report to management any situation or condition that would jeopardize the safety, welfare, or integrity of the dealership, its customers or employees
  • Take care to ensure that customer's vehicles are returned to them as clean as they were prior to being serviced
  • Prior German car experience a plus!
  • Previous automotive technician experience required
  • Must have basic tools
  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • Must have a valid driver's license

We have possible relocation assistance for the right candidate. We look for long term team members that truly become like family. If you feel you need to upgrade your position as a technician and want to join a fast paced friendly environment we are the place for you.

Family owned and operated!

Great advancement opportunities.

Clean and well lit shop.


  • Competitive Pay
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid holidays, vacation

Schedule: 8 hour shift, Weekends Off


  • Automotive repair: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Mechanical knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One (Iowa City)

Work Remotely: No

Next steps: Let's get a conversation started. Contact Allen Diercks via email at, or by clicking on the  blue "Apply for Position" button. 

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Carousel Motors

809 Highway 1 West
Directions Iowa City, IA 52246

  • Sales: 319-354-2550
  • Service: 319-354-2550
  • Parts: 319-354-2550


  • Monday 8:30AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Wednesday 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Thursday 8:30AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Sunday Closed