Need an Automotive Mechanic Job in Arlington Heights?
Start your search for auto technician and mechanic jobs in Arlington Heights, IL 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. Our apprentice auto technicians get to develop their skills with computerized auto diagnostics and hands-on services such as battery checks, tire maintenance, and even vehicle road tests. Explore job openings with Firestone Complete Auto Care to find your perfect mechanic job in Arlington Heights to start overhauling your career with one of the leaders in car repair. Up for the challenge? Apply for an entry-level auto technician job in Arlington Heights, IL today.
Job Requirements for Automotive Technicians in Arlington Heights, IL
What does it take to get an entry-level mechanic job in Arlington Heights with Firestone Complete Auto Care? Job requirements for our apprentice mechanics include a valid driver’s license, the ability to drive customer and company vehicles, and a knack for learning mechanical tasks. You should also be A.S.E. certified in at least one of A1-A8 or become certified within two years of employment. (Similar qualifications are accepted for application purposes.) Having past experience performing car repairs and completion of a Vocational-Technical program can add a boost to your application, but they are not required!
A Day in the Life of an Auto Technician in Arlington Heights
If you’re not sure what life as an entry-level mechanic in Arlington Heights will look like, you’ve come to the right place. We can give you an automotive technician job description, or we can describe a day in the life of one of our apprentice mechanics. Rather than working in an office setting, our mechanics work in the service bays, where fist bumps automotive repair technology, and a solid work ethic come together. Our technicians suit up in the signature Firestone Complete Auto Care uniform and gear up in personal protective equipment when appropriate. They spend their day working on cars, doing everything from routine oil changes to battery checks. 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 Arlington Heights?
You may find lots of mechanic job openings in Arlington Heights, but if you want an auto technician career, choose Firestone Complete Auto Care. We provide paid formal training competitive performance incentives, and health plans for part-time and full-time employees. Plus, we grow from within, mentoring apprentice mechanics into management-worthy individuals.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other auto shops hiring in Arlington Heights? Yep! Full-time and part-time employees in Illinois have immediate access to important resources for staying healthy, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (Pets need support, 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 free uniforms, including specially sized uniforms for women.
Free flu shots, health aid coverage for children, and 24/7 access to doctors through Blue Cross Blue Shield's Telehealth network are also available as soon as you start. After a certain amount of time, you may also be eligible to get vacation time, sick pay, 401(k), and short or long-term disability. Many of these benefits come at no cost to you!
Our auto technicians in Arlington Heights pride themselves on solving complex car issues while also working on mastering their craft as mechanics. Join our team as an entry-level mechanic to start working with a wide variety of cars, top-of-the-line technology and passionate teammates. Jobs at Firestone Complete Auto Care are great opportunities for car lovers. But you don’t have to take our word for it! Find out for yourself by applying to one of Firestone Complete Auto Care’s job openings in Arlington Heights now. If you're still curious about Firestone Complete Auto Care job benefits and qualifications, call us at 877-734-9512.