Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Peoria
Want to advance your mechanic career in Peoria? You’ve reached your destination. With a team of hardworking employees that spans the country, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a leader in car care, and also one of the best places to find professional growth. Apply to one of our Peoria auto technician jobs to leverage your mechanic skills and work on different types of cars using top-of-the-line technology. We’re hiring goal-getters who are natural problem-solvers and love cars from bumper to bumper. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, find more Peoria auto technician job info below.
Peoria Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
So, what does the day-to-day life of mechanics in Peoria 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 test driving and repairing vehicles to educating non-mechanical clients on mechanical repairs.
Advanced auto technician job responsibilities include fixing cars per manufacturer standards by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Advanced auto technicians also train entry-level mechanics, helping them with routine services like oil changes and battery installations. Above all, you’ll champion our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Peoria
Want to know what it takes to get a Peoria advanced technician job? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt 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 perform road tests on customer vehicles is a must-have. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, and communication skills. An outstanding application will also show you’re A.S.E. certified in at least five of A1-A8 (L1 counts, too). If you are not, you will have a maximum of two years from the date of your employment to comply with this requirement. Peoria, IL may also require extra certifications, in which case you must also obtain and maintain those. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to train apprentice mechanics and advise non-technical customers about services and car lingo!
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Peoria, IL
In Peoria, 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 arm you with the skills you need for a raise or promotion with us. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage and you may also qualify for results-based rewards such as bonuses and raises. Both part-time and full-time teammates can reap the benefits of our health plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other auto shops hiring in Peoria? You bet. Illinois Full and part-time teammates have instant access to important resources for staying healthy, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (We love our furry friends, too!) Other great 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 no-cost uniforms, including specially designed uniforms for female teammates. 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 immediately. After some time with the company, you could also be eligible for sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Ready to upgrade your work life? Don’t miss your chance to join the team as an advanced auto tech in Peoria. Not ready to apply... yet? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.