Take 5 Oil Change Lube Technician Hopkins, MN · Full time

The Take 5 Family is hiring customer service maniacs! Do you consider yourself a people person? Are you outgoing and positive? Do you like cars? We will train you how to change oil, replace wiper blades/air filters, fill air in tires, and other light maintenance services. We’ve found that our employees find success at Take 5 coming from a variety of backgrounds and experience levels including restaurant or other retail environments.


What is Take 5 Oil Change?

Take 5 Oil Change (www.take5oilchange.com) is a quick lube company that is all about fast, friendly and simple oil changes. Founded in 1984, Take 5 is one of the fastest growing companies in the automotive space and has expanded to over 615 locations across the United States. We are fanatical about great customer service, which we provide through a 10-minute, drive-thru oil change. We take an educational approach with our customers on vehicle maintenance and do not pressure sell. Take 5 is ranked #1 in customer satisfaction for quick oil changes by J.D. Power.

Take 5 Oil Change is new to the Minneapolis/St. Paul market and is expanding rapidly. You have the opportunity to join a growing, family-owned company at the ground level where you will have ample opportunity to grow your career!

What Employees Love about Take 5

  • The Pit Tech to President career path; Take 5 has a proven training process for advancement to all levels. Over 90% of Store Managers started as Lube Techs. 
  • The family environment (we are a family-owned business and a franchisee of Take 5)
  • Great starting pay and health benefits (for full-time employees)
  • Employee contests including store level and corporate challenges that result in prizes and bonuses 
  • Opportunities to meet new people and learn new skills every day
  • Community involvement including fundraisers that benefit charities in the places we live and work


Good to Know Before You Start!

  • It might feel like you are studying for a test at the beginning. It’s important that all employees gain a strong knowledge of our oils and services. We have a 30 day training and certification process.
  • You will walk, stand, bend, stoop, twist, etc. for extended periods of time and perform activities involving holding, grasping, pulling and turning. This includes maneuvering in and out of a shallow 3’ deep pit.
  • You may need to work in hot/cold weather conditions
  • You must be able to lift up to fifty (50) pounds occasionally
  • You will need to have reliable transportation to the store


What does a Lube Technician do?

  • Drain motor oil, change oil filter, grease chassis fittings
  • Wash windshield and adjust tire pressure
  •  Inspect and top off fluids
  • Assist the customer in selecting oil type and other services
  • Process payment for services performed.
  • Perform coolant exchanges
  • Restock and maintain inventory levels on the floor
  • Maintain shop, office, and bathroom cleanliness


  • 2 weeks of PTO (Paid Time Off) per year and 5 paid holidays
  • Health Insurance
  • Free Oil Changes

This role has a base wage and is eligible for commissions. Employees typically average between $16.50 and $17.00 per hour.


$15.25 - $18 per hour