Check Out Gainesville Automotive Technician Jobs
Looking to overhaul your career as a mechanic in Gainesville? Pull over, your search stops here. With thousands of hardworking employees across the nation, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most trusted names in tires and auto repair, and also one of the best places to find professional growth. Apply to one of our Gainesville auto technician jobs to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on different types of cars with best-in-class tools and technology. We’re looking to hire ambitious individuals who are passionate about advancing their career and love everything car-related. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, find more Gainesville auto technician job info below.
Gainesville Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Gainesville? When you join the Firestone Complete Auto Care team as an advanced mechanic, your days will be full of all things car-related, from test driving and repairing vehicles to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Job responsibilities for advanced technicians in Gainesville also include troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, as well as brake and hydraulic fixes. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, overseeing them as they perform everyday services like oil changes and battery installations. Most importantly, you’ll help support our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Required Qualifications for Gainesville Advanced Mechanics
Want to know what it takes to get a Gainesville advanced technician job? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt and hold proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the mechanical field. A valid driver’s license combined with the ability to drive customer and company cars is required. You should also have good writing, math, reading, and customer service skills. A stand-out applicant also has A.S.E. certifications in at least five of A1-48 (L1 counts toward the five, too). If you are not, you will have a maximum of two years from the date of your employment to comply with this requirement. If Florida calls for extra certifications, you must also obtain and maintain those. Just as importantly, you must have the skill to train apprentice mechanics and advise non-technical customers about automotive diagnostics and complex services.
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Gainesville, FL
In Gainesville, mechanics are always in demand. But while other car repair shops just offer jobs, Firestone Complete Auto Care fosters empowering employment. We’ll help you build on your current skills, support you in advancing your A.S.E. certification, and give you what you need to climb the Firestone Complete Auto Care job ladder. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. 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 Gainesville? You bet. Full-time and part-time employees in Florida have immediate access to healthcare resources to support their well-being and that of their loved ones, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (We love our furry friends, too!) Other exceptional perks include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, company-paid tool insurance for technicians, and no-cost uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members. Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and 24-hour, 7-days a week access to medical professionals via video are also available immediately. After a certain amount of time, you could also be eligible for sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). Many of these benefits come at no cost to you!
Want to be a part of a positive work environment? Don’t miss your chance to join the team as an advanced auto tech in Gainesville. Need more info? Get the inside scoop on joining the Firestone Complete Auto Care team by calling us at 877-734-9512.