Need an Automotive Mechanic Job in Oakland, CA?
Start your search for auto technician and mechanic jobs in Oakland, CA with Firestone Complete Auto Care. Not sure whether we have the right mechanic job for your level of experience? If you’re starting your career in auto repair, you may join our team as an apprentice mechanic or entry-level technician. Becoming an entry-level technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care means you’ll get to learn more about computerized auto diagnostics while also performing services like part installations, oil changes, and even vehicle road tests. Search for and apply to entry-level mechanic jobs at Firestone Complete Auto Care in Oakland for a career with one of the biggest names in tires and car care. Is one of our Oakland entry-level mechanic jobs calling your name? Don’t miss your chance to apply today!
Oakland Automotive Service Technician Job Qualifications
How do you become an entry-level mechanic with Firestone Complete Auto Care in Oakland? For starters, entry-level mechanics must have a valid driver’s license the driving ability to road test customers’ cars, and a natural inclination for problem solving. A.S.E certification in at least one of A1-A8 is also required. (Similar qualifications are accepted, but an A.S.E certification is required within two years of employment.) Prior mechanical experience and completion of Vocational-Technical program are also a plus, but they are not required!
Every Day is Different When You’re an Entry-Level Mechanic in Oakland
If you’re not sure what life as an entry-level mechanic in Oakland will look like, you’ve come to the right place. We can give you the details on entry-level mechanic jobs in Oakland, or we can describe a day in the life of one of our apprentice mechanics. Rather than sitting behind a computer screen, our technicians work in service bays, where high-fives, communication skills, and a solid work ethic come together. Firestone Complete Auto Care mechanics proudly suit up in the company’s signature uniform and always wear the protective gear necessary for the task at hand. They spend their day working on cars, doing everything from routine oil changes to wheel alignments. It’s a challenging job, full of rewarding problem-solving. As Ruben, one of our tire managers, says, “My commitment to every customer is to make sure I get you back on the road safely.” Keeping yourself, your coworkers, and customers safe in and around cars will always be a priority for you.
Why Apply to Entry-Level Mechanic Jobs in Oakland?
You can probably find plenty of mechanic job openings in Oakland, but if you want an auto technician career, choose Firestone Complete Auto Care. We offer paid training opportunities, competitive performance incentives, and health plans for part-time and full-time employees. Additionally, we promote from within, mentoring our entry-level automotive service technicians into management-worthy individuals.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other auto shops hiring in Oakland? Yes, check it out! California Full and part-time teammates have instant access to important resources for staying healthy, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (We're big fans of pets, too!) Other nice perks include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, up to $3,000 worth of company-paid technician tool insurance, and complimentary uniforms, including specially designed uniforms for female teammates.
Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and around-the-clock Telehealth access to Blue Cross Blue Shield medical professionals are also available right away. Eventually, you may also be eligible to get sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Our auto technicians in Oakland take pride in delivering awesome customer service while advancing their career as mechanics. Join our team and your days will be filled with new learning opportunities as you work with all types of vehicles, state-of-the-art technology and a supportive team. Working for Firestone Complete Auto Care is a fantastic opportunity. But you don’t have to take our word for it! Apply for an entry-level automotive technician job in Oakland and find out for yourself. If you're still curious about Firestone Complete Auto Care job benefits and qualifications, give us a call at 877-734-9512.