Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in St Petersburg
Looking to take your St Petersburg mechanic career to the next level? You’ve reached your destination. With thousands of hardworking employees across the nation, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a known leader in the auto repair industry, and a great place for new opportunities. Apply for an advanced auto technician job near you in St Petersburg, FL to leverage your mechanic skills and work on a variety of vehicles with cutting edge technology. We are looking for driven employees who are natural problem-solvers and love everything car-related. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, find more St Petersburg auto technician job info below.
St Petersburg Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in St Petersburg? As an advanced auto and tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, your days will be full of all things car-related, from performing repairs and test drives to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Job responsibilities for advanced technicians in St Petersburg also include troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, overseeing them as they perform everyday services like battery checks and oil changes. Most importantly, you’ll help support our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in St Petersburg
Want to know what it takes to get a St Petersburg advanced technician job? You must have five or more years of experience working on cars and have completed an automotive Vocational-Technical program. A valid driver’s license combined with the ability to test drive clients’ cars is a must. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, and interpersonal abilities. An outstanding application will also show you’re A.S.E. certified in at least five of A1-A8 (L1 counts, too). If you’re not, you’ll have up to two years from when you join the team to get adequately certified. St Petersburg, FL may also require extra certifications, in which case you must also obtain and maintain those. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to train apprentice mechanics and advise non-technical customers about inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Joining Our Team in St Petersburg, FL as an Auto Technician
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in St Petersburg, FL isn’t hard. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, Firestone Complete Auto Care fosters empowering employment. We’ll help you build on your current skills, support you as you develop your A.S.E. qualifications, and give you opportunities to grow within the company. You’ll earn competitive pay while also being eligible for performance-based incentives! Both part-time and full-time teammates have access to health benefits.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other companies hiring in St Petersburg? Of course! Full-time and part-time employees in Florida have instant access to resources they need to take care of their health and that of their family, including medical, dental, vision, and even voluntary pet insurance. (We're big fans of pets, too!) Other great benefits include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, optional technician tool insurance, and complimentary uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members. Health aid coverage for kids, no-cost flu shots, and 24-hour, 7-days a week access to medical professionals via video are also available as soon as you start. Eventually, you may also be eligible to get 401(k), short or long-term disability, vacation time, and sick pay. And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Ready to upgrade your work life? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in St Petersburg, FL. Need more info? Get the inside scoop on joining the Firestone Complete Auto Care team by calling us at 877-734-9512.