Find Advanced Mechanic Jobs in Springfield, IL
Looking to take your Springfield mechanic career to the next level? Pull over, your search stops here. With thousands of hardworking employees across the nation, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a known leader in the auto repair industry, and a perfect spot to grow professionally. Apply for an advanced auto technician job near you in Springfield, IL to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on different types of cars using top-of-the-line technology. We are looking for driven employees who are natural problem-solvers and have a knack for learning mechanical tasks. Does that sound like you? If so, find more Springfield auto technician job info below.
Duties & Job Description for Advanced Auto Techs in Springfield
What’s it like being an auto technician in Springfield? When you join the Firestone Complete Auto Care team as an advanced mechanic, your days will be full of all things car-related, 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 performing services such as fuel ignition and electrical repairs, as well as brake and hydraulic fixes. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, assisting them with hands-on tasks such as tire maintenance and part installations. Most importantly, you’ll help support the Firestone Complete Auto Care promise: to deliver cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Springfield
Want to know what it takes to get a Springfield advanced technician job? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt and hold proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the mechanical field. A valid auto driver’s license along with the ability to drive customer and company cars is a must. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, and communication skills. An ideal candidate is also A.S.E. certified in at least five of A1-A8 (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. If Springfield, IL requires additional licenses, you’ll be expected to get those, too. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to mentor entry-level mechanics and advise non-mechanical individuals on inspection findings and service recommendations.
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Springfield, IL
You’re sure to find a variety of mechanic positions in Springfield. While many IL mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care offers fulfilling careers. We’ll help you build on your current skills, support you in advancing your A.S.E. certification, and arm you with the skills you need for a raise or promotion with us. You’ll earn competitive pay and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. Part-time and full-time employees both have access to health benefits.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other companies hiring in Springfield? Yep! Full-time and part-time employees in Illinois have immediate access to important resources for staying healthy, including medical, dental, vision, and even voluntary pet insurance. (We're pet lovers, too!) Other great perks include paid medical maternity leave, a special apprentice kit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if that interests you, up to $3,000 worth of company-paid technician tool insurance, and complimentary uniforms, including specially sized uniforms for women. Free flu shots, health aid coverage for children, and around-the-clock Telehealth access to Blue Cross Blue Shield medical professionals are also available immediately. After a certain amount of time, 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 Springfield, IL. Not ready to apply... yet? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.