Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Wheaton
Looking to take your Wheaton mechanic career to the next level? Pull over, your search stops here. 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 Wheaton team as an advanced technician to continue developing your technical skills 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 advancing their career and love cars from bumper to bumper. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If that’s the case, read on to learn more about mechanic jobs in Wheaton.
Wheaton Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
So, what does the day-to-day life of mechanics in Wheaton look like? As an advanced 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.
Job responsibilities for advanced technicians in Wheaton also include diagnosing and repairing vehicles to specifications by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, as well as brake and hydraulic fixes. Advanced auto technicians also train entry-level mechanics, assisting them with hands-on tasks such as oil changes and battery 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.
Required Qualifications for Wheaton Advanced Mechanics
Want to know what it takes to get a Wheaton advanced technician job? You must have at least five years of experience doing car repairs and proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the automotive field. A valid auto driver’s license along with the ability to perform road tests on customer vehicles is required. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, 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). If you’re not, you’ll have up to two years from when you join the team to get adequately certified. If Wheaton, IL requires additional licenses, 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-technical customers about services and car lingo!
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Wheaton, IL
You’re sure to find a variety of mechanic positions in Wheaton. While many IL mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care offers fulfilling careers. 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. Whether you’re part-time or full-time, you’ll be paid competitively 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.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other businesses hiring in Wheaton? Yep! Part and full-time employees in Wheaton have instant 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 terrific 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 specially sized uniforms for women. 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 immediately. After a certain amount of time, you could also be eligible for 401(k), short or long-term disability, vacation time, and sick pay. So many of these perks come free!
Want to be a part of a positive work environment? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Wheaton, IL. Need more info? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.