Check Out Pekin Automotive Technician Jobs
Looking to take your Pekin mechanic career to the next level? Shift your search to “Park.” Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a known leader in the auto repair industry, and also one of the best places to find professional growth. Apply for an advanced auto technician job near you in Pekin, IL to continue developing your technical skills and work on a variety of vehicles with best-in-class tools and technology. We are looking for driven employees who are passionate about building relationships and have a knack for learning mechanical tasks. Does that sound like you? If that’s the case, read on to learn more about mechanic jobs in Pekin.
Pekin, IL Advanced Mechanic Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Pekin? As an advanced auto and tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, you can expect your days to be filled with all things car-related, from performing repairs and test drives to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Advanced auto technician job responsibilities 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. Advanced mechanics also mentor their less experienced teammates, overseeing them as they perform everyday services like oil changes and battery installations. Above all, you will help us uphold Firestone Complete Auto Care’s brand promise: to deliver vehicles that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Pekin
Wondering how to make your Pekin advanced auto technician job application stand out? 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 test drive clients’ cars is a must-have. You should also have good writing, math, reading, and customer service skills. An outstanding application will also show you’re A.S.E. certified in at least five of A1-A8 (L1 counts, 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 must also obtain and maintain those. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to mentor your less experienced teammates and advise non-mechanical individuals on automotive diagnostics and complex services.
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Pekin, IL
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in Pekin, IL isn’t hard. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, Firestone Complete Auto Care fosters empowering employment. We’ll back your education with paid training, cheer you on as you continue your A.S.E. education, and arm you with the skills you need for a raise or promotion with us. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. Full-time and part-time associates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other companies hiring in Pekin? You bet. Illinois Full and part-time teammates 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. (Pets need support, too!) Other terrific benefits include paid medical maternity leave, a special apprentice kit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if that interests you, company-paid tool insurance for technicians, and complimentary uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members. 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 right away. After some time with the company, you may also be able to take advantage of vacation time, sick pay, 401(k), and short or long-term disability. So many of these perks come free!
Ready to upgrade your work life? Apply to advanced auto technician jobs in Pekin, 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.