Find Advanced Mechanic Jobs in Tampa, FL
Looking to take your Tampa mechanic career to the next level? Pull over, your search stops here. Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a known leader in the auto repair industry, and a perfect spot to grow professionally. Join our Tampa team as an advanced technician to leverage your mechanic skills and work on a variety of cars and trucks using top-of-the-line technology. We are looking for driven employees who are natural problem-solvers and love cars from bumper to bumper. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, learn more about Tampa mechanic jobs below.
Tampa, FL Advanced Mechanic Job Description
So, what does the day-to-day life of mechanics in Tampa look like? 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 educating non-mechanical clients on mechanical repairs.
Advanced mechanics in Tampa have a number of responsibilities including troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, as well as inspections and brake checks. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, helping them with routine services like oil changes and battery installations. Above all, you will help us uphold our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Landing an Advanced Auto Tech Job in Tampa, FL
Wondering if you qualify for a Tampa advanced technician position with Firestone Complete Auto Care? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt and have completed an automotive Vocational-Technical program. A valid auto driver’s license along with the ability to perform road tests on customer vehicles is a must-have. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, 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). If you are not, you will have a maximum of two years from the date of your employment to comply with this requirement. Tampa, FL may also require extra certifications, in which case you can expect to obtain those as well. Just as importantly, you must have the skill to train apprentice mechanics and educate non-mechanically-inclined guests about inspection findings and service recommendations.
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Tampa, FL
You’re sure to find a variety of mechanic positions in Tampa. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, Firestone Complete Auto Care cultivates an empowering work environment. We’ll help you build on your current skills, cheer you on as you continue your A.S.E. education, and give you opportunities to grow within the company. Whether you’re part-time or full-time, you’ll be paid competitively while also being eligible for performance-based incentives! Full-time and part-time associates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other auto shops hiring in Tampa? Of course! Full-time and part-time employees in Florida have immediate access to important resources for staying healthy, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (We're big fans of pets, too!) Other terrific 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 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. After some time with the company, you can also take advantage of sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
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 Tampa. Got more job questions? Call us at 877-734-9512 for more details on the application, interview, and onboarding process.