About the Company

About the Company | Everett Street Autoworks Everett Street Autoworks, an auto repair shop in Portland Oregon, has grown rapidly since it’s inception in late 2001. In 2008 the business hit capacity at it’s 5th and Everett location and expanded it’s operations to nearby buildings within the neighborhood. With a staff of 18, the shop is always a buzz with activity and life.

In 2007, Jake Hammer graduated from General Manager to owner and operator. Since then, the shop has quickly become one of the largest auto repair shops in downtown Portland. Every day, Everett Street Autoworks strives to be the best in Portland car repair with a guarantee of satisfaction. Offering auto repair and maintenance on both foreign and domestic vehicles to customers who live and work in the downtown Portland and close-in areas, the shop prides themselves on same day service.

Everett Street Autoworks | About the Company Everett Street Autoworks is proud to be an AAA Approved auto repair facility. Further, our technicians all hold ASE Certifications and have over 200 years of combined experience with backgrounds in both foreign and domestic automotive service.

“We understand that trust is the most important criteria when choosing an auto repair company and we pride ourselves on honest and dependable services.”

Our Promise

Our Promise | Everett Street Autoworks To provide honest, convenient & quality auto repair and maintenance services resulting in safe and happy customers & cars.

History of the Building

Built just after World War II, our main hub is a 10,000 square foot bow-truss structure. Since being constructed, the building has been used for auto-related purposes, including German Diesel Repair, parking, vehicle detailing…and currently foreign and domestic car repair. Today, it is one of the last surviving auto repair businesses in the core downtown area.

History of the Building | Everett Street AutoworksHistory of the Building - Everett Street Autoworks

Jake Hammer - Owner of Everett Street Autoworks

Jake Hammer

Owner
On our team for 15 Years.
When not at the shop, Jake enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids and researching cutting edge, Italian hair products.
Favorite Car: ’57 Pontiac Safari


Cole Blackman - General Manager at Everett Street Autoworks

Cole Blackman

General Manager
On our team for 9 Years
He once tried to pick a fight with a MMA fighter, but today enjoys spending time on the river with his family & 3 kids.
Favorite Car: ’14 Toyota Sienna


Jake “Jakey” Whiteman - Service Advisor | Everett Street Autoworks

Jake “Jakey” Whiteman

Service Advisor
On our team for 5 Years
A one-time swine flu survivor, Jake enjoys water skiing in the summer & snowboarding in the winter with his girlfriend & family.
Favorite Car: ’57 Bel Air


Steve Pepka - Shop Foreman | Everett Street Autoworks

Steve Pepka

Shop Foreman
On our team for 5 Years
Steve enjoys karting, restoring Datsun’s, spending time with his wife & 3 kids, & trash talking cars alla Robert De Niro in ‘Taxi Driver.”
Favorite Car: ’64 Ford GT40


Nestor Alvarez - Service Advisor | Everett Street Autoworks

Nestor Alvarez

Service Advisor
On our team for 7 Years
Nestor once enjoyed wrestling & wearing a singlet but now enjoys riding ATV’s & camping with his fiancé and family.
Favorite Car: ’99 Saab 9-3


Dave Coleman - Admin Manager/HR | Everett Street Autoworks

Dave Coleman

Admin Manager/HR
On our team for 3 Year
Dave grew his beard at 15 and never looked back. Now, he enjoys fishing and spending his free time with his kids and grandkids.
Favorite Car: ’66 Chevelle