Candidate Requirements

What does it take to be a Jiffy Lube® Franchisee?

location

  • Opportunities available for growth from coast to coast.
  • Need help finding a location? Contact us to find the market that’s right for you.

experience

  • Our best performing franchise owners have some experience running a business.
  • We provide award-winning training. No automotive experience required.

qualification

  • Qualified candidates should posess a mimimum net worth of $450k and a minimum liquidity of $150k.
  • A franchise fee of $35k is required.

The process

Take It One Step at a Time

Qualification Process

When you start the process of becoming a Jiffy Lube® franchisee, you'll first be screened by a Qualification Specialist to ensure you meet the basic financial requirements including a credit and background check. You'll also be required to complete a new franchisee application and provide supporting financial documents.

Interview

Next you'll complete interviews with a recruiting manager, business development manager and operations manager to assess leadership traits and growth interests. You'll be able to ask what it's like to be a Jiffy Lube® franchisee.

Approval

Your applications have been approved and you've completed the interview process--you're ready to move forward as a Jiffy Lube® franchisee! You'll receive a credit approval letter notifying you of your approval.

Discovery Day

At Discovery Day, you'll meet the Jiffy Lube International, Inc. team and hear from experts at our Houston headquarters. Here you'll learn the Jiffy Lube® values and the attributes of successful franchisees.

Signing the Franchise Agreement

After Discovery Day, you'll begin the process of identifying a market and location for your franchise. You'll also sign your Jiffy Lube® franchise agreement.

Grand Opening

Congratulations! Your onboarding process will culminate with the grand opening of your new service center, where you’ll be able to introduce yourself and your services to your community.

Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? We’ve Got Answers.

With Jiffy Lube®, you are affiliated with a nationally recognized automotive maintenance brand coupled with a leading motor oil brand, Pennzoil. These two brands bring national advertising and growth funding as well as strategies to help drive profitable growth.
The Jiffy Lube® franchise agreement lasts 20 years, with a 10-year renewal option.
The initial start up costs associated with opening a new Jiffy Lube Multicare® Service center range from $234,000 to $372,650, excluding land. The break down of these estimated costs can be found in Item 7 of the Jiffy Lube® Franchise Disclosure Document.
We offer financial assistance programs that provide upfront funding to help offset costs. For example, if you are constructing a new Jiffy Lube® location, you could be eligible to receive funding of approximately $70,000 to offset initial start-up costs. The dollar amount may vary, as it is based on market-specific data.
All Jiffy Lube® franchisees gain access to an award-winning training program, Jiffy Lube®-specific systems and tools, and dedicated operations and marketing support.
Existing Jiffy Lube® stores are protected by a 3-mile non-compete ring. As long as your desired location is outside of that 3-mile radius, the area is open for new development discussion.
Since the network is 100% franchise owned and operated, Jiffy Lube International, Inc. is not involved in site sales.
In addition to the U.S., Jiffy Lube® also has service centers in Canada. We are always open to discussions regarding expansion.
A minimum of four employees are required during operating hours. Additionally, the service center is required to have an ASE A5 or Jiffy Lube University® A5 certified technician on staff.
Yes. Service center employees are required to complete training through Jiffy Lube University®, our proprietary training and development program. The program consists of computer-based modules, virtually-led sessions and hands-on learning.
All new development must offer Jiffy Lube Multicare® services. The only exception would be an existing service center conversion that does not meet the requirements to be a Jiffy Lube Multicare® service center and has a strong enough business case.

Questions? Let's talk.