Check Out Oakland Automotive Technician Jobs
Want to advance your mechanic career in Oakland? You’ve reached your destination. Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a leader in car care, and a perfect spot to grow professionally. Apply to one of our Oakland auto technician jobs to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on a variety of vehicles with best-in-class tools and technology. We’re hiring goal-getters who are natural problem-solvers and have a knack for learning mechanical tasks. Do you fit that description? If so, find more Oakland auto technician job info below.
Oakland Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Oakland? As an advanced auto and tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, you can expect your days to be filled with all things car-related, from road testing and fixing vehicles to educating non-mechanical clients on mechanical repairs.
Advanced mechanics in Oakland have a number of responsibilities including fixing cars per manufacturer standards by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Advanced mechanics also mentor their less experienced teammates, helping them with routine services like tire maintenance and part installations. Above all, you’ll champion our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Oakland
Wondering how to make your Oakland advanced auto technician job application stand out? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt and proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the automotive field. A valid driver’s license combined with the ability to drive customer and company cars is a must-have. You’ll also need adequate math, reading, writing, and interpersonal abilities. A stand-out applicant also has A.S.E. certifications in at least five of A1-48 (L1 counts toward the five, too). Don’t have these qualifications… yet? No worries, you’ll have up to two years from the date of your employment to comply. Oakland, CA may also require extra certifications, in which case you must also obtain and maintain those. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to mentor your less experienced teammates and educate non-mechanically-inclined guests about automotive diagnostics and complex services.
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Oakland, CA
In Oakland, mechanics are always in demand. While many CA mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care cultivates an empowering work environment. We’ll back your education with paid training, cheer you on as you continue your A.S.E. education, and give you opportunities to grow within the company. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage while also being eligible for performance-based incentives! Both part-time and full-time teammates can reap the benefits of our health plans.
Are there benefits that set Firestone Complete Auto Care apart from other auto shops hiring in Oakland? You bet. California Full and part-time teammates have immediate access to healthcare resources to support their well-being and that of their loved ones, including medical, dental, vision, and even voluntary pet insurance. (We're big fans of pets, too!) Other terrific benefits include paid medical maternity leave, a special apprentice kit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if that interests you, optional technician tool insurance, and no-cost uniforms, including specially designed uniforms for female teammates. Free flu shots, health aid coverage for children, and 24-hour, 7-days a week access to medical professionals via video are also available immediately. Eventually, you may also be eligible to get vacation time, sick pay, 401(k), and short or long-term disability. And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Want to add your talents to our winning team? Apply to advanced auto technician jobs in Oakland, CA today. Need more info? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.