Find Advanced Mechanic Jobs in Homewood, IL
Looking to overhaul your career as a mechanic in Homewood? You’ve reached your destination. With a team of hardworking employees that spans the country, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most trusted names in tires and auto repair, and a perfect spot to grow professionally. Join our Homewood team as an advanced technician to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on a variety of vehicles with best-in-class tools and technology. We’re hiring goal-getters who are natural problem-solvers and love cars from bumper to bumper. Does that sound like you? If that’s the case, read on to learn more about mechanic jobs in Homewood.
Homewood, IL Advanced Mechanic Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Homewood? 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 Homewood also include fixing cars per manufacturer standards by performing services such as fuel ignition and electrical repairs, as well as inspections and brake checks. Advanced auto technicians also train entry-level mechanics, assisting them with hands-on tasks such as oil changes and battery installations. Above all, you will help us uphold the Firestone Complete Auto Care promise: to deliver cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Required Qualifications for Homewood Advanced Mechanics
Want to know what it takes to get a Homewood 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 auto driver’s license along with the ability to drive customer and company cars is a must. You should also have good writing, math, reading, and communication skills. A stand-out applicant also has A.S.E. certifications in at least five of A1-48 (L1 counts toward the five, too). Don’t have these qualifications… yet? No worries, you’ll have up to two years from the date of your employment to comply. If Illinois calls for extra certifications, you can expect to obtain those as well. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to mentor your less experienced teammates and advise non-technical customers about services and car lingo!
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Homewood, IL
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in Homewood, IL isn’t hard. While many IL mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, 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 what you need to climb the Firestone Complete Auto Care job ladder. 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 can reap the benefits of our health plans.
Are there benefits that set Firestone Complete Auto Care apart from other businesses hiring in Homewood? Of course! Illinois Full and part-time teammates 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're pet lovers, too!) Other nice perks include paid medical maternity leave, a special apprentice kit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if that interests you, optional technician tool insurance, and free uniforms, including specially designed uniforms for female teammates. Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and 24/7 access to doctors through Blue Cross Blue Shield's Telehealth network are also available as soon as you start. After some time with the company, you can also take advantage of 401(k), short or long-term disability, vacation time, and sick pay. So many of these perks come free!
Want to add your talents to our winning team? Apply to advanced auto technician jobs in Homewood, IL today. Not ready to apply... yet? Get the inside scoop on joining the Firestone Complete Auto Care team by calling us at 877-734-9512.