Auto & Tire Technician Jobs Near You in Niles, IL
You love working on cars, and you’ve built your life around that passion. Get rewarded at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Search for advanced automotive technicians jobs in Niles, IL.
Check Out Niles Automotive Technician Jobs
Want to advance your mechanic career in Niles? Shift your search to “Park.” Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most trusted names in tires and auto repair, and a great place for new opportunities. Apply to one of our Niles 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 building relationships and love cars from bumper to bumper. Does that sound like you? If so, find more Niles auto technician job info below.
Niles, IL Advanced Mechanic Job Description
So, what does the day-to-day life of mechanics in Niles look like? As an advanced auto and tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, working on cars will take up most of your day, from performing repairs and test drives to explaining technical repairs to non-mechanical clients.
Advanced auto technician job responsibilities include troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Advanced auto technicians also train entry-level mechanics, assisting them with hands-on tasks such as tire maintenance and part installations. Most importantly, you’ll help support Firestone Complete Auto Care’s brand promise: to deliver vehicles that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Required Qualifications for Niles Advanced Mechanics
Want to know what it takes to get a Niles advanced technician job? You must have five or more years of experience working on cars and proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the automotive field. Having a valid driver’s license at all times, combined with the ability to drive customer and company cars is a must. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, 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). If you are not, you will have a maximum of two years from the date of your employment to comply with this requirement. Niles, IL may also require extra certifications, in which case you’ll be expected to get those, too. Just as importantly, you must have the skill to train apprentice mechanics and advise non-technical customers about services and car lingo!
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Niles, IL
In Niles, mechanics are always in demand. 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, cheer you on as you continue your A.S.E. education, and give you opportunities to grow within the company. You’ll earn competitive pay and you may also qualify for results-based rewards such as bonuses and raises. Full-time and part-time associates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other businesses hiring in Niles? Yep! Illinois Full and part-time teammates have immediate access to resources they need to take care of their health and that of their family, like dental, vision, medical, and even optional insurance for pets. (We're pet lovers, too!) Other nice perks 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 24/7 access to doctors through Blue Cross Blue Shield's Telehealth network are also available right away. Eventually, you may also be able to take advantage of 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? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Niles, IL. Got more job questions? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.