Find Advanced Mechanic Jobs in Richmond, KY
Looking to overhaul your career as a mechanic in Richmond? Pull over, your search stops here. With thousands of hardworking employees across the nation, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a leader in car care, and a great place for new opportunities. Join our Richmond team as an advanced technician to leverage your mechanic skills and work on a variety of cars and trucks with cutting edge technology. We’re looking to hire ambitious individuals who are passionate about building relationships and love everything car-related. Do you fit that description? If so, find more Richmond auto technician job info below.
Richmond, KY Advanced Mechanic Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Richmond? 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 educating non-mechanical clients on mechanical repairs.
Job responsibilities for advanced technicians in Richmond also include troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines 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, helping them with routine services like oil changes and battery installations. Above all, you’ll champion the Firestone Complete Auto Care promise: to deliver cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Required Qualifications for Richmond Advanced Mechanics
Wondering how to make your Richmond advanced auto technician job application stand out? You must have at least five years of experience doing car repairs and hold proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the mechanical field. Having a valid driver’s license at all times, combined with the ability to test drive clients’ cars is required. 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. If Kentucky calls for extra certifications, you must also obtain and maintain those. Just as importantly, you must have the skill to mentor entry-level mechanics and educate non-mechanically-inclined guests about inspection findings and service recommendations.
Benefits for Advanced Auto Technicians in Richmond, KY
In Richmond, mechanics are always in demand. While many KY mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care offers fulfilling careers. We’ll help you grow with paid training, support you as you develop your A.S.E. qualifications, and give you opportunities to grow within the company. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage while also being eligible for performance-based incentives! Both part-time and full-time teammates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other companies hiring in Richmond? You bet. Full-time and part-time employees in Kentucky have immediate access to important resources for staying healthy, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (We're big fans of pets, too!) Other exceptional benefits include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, company-paid tool insurance for technicians, and free 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. Eventually, you may also be eligible to get sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Want to add your talents to our winning team? Apply to advanced auto technician jobs in Richmond, KY today. Got more job questions? Get the inside scoop on joining the Firestone Complete Auto Care team by calling us at 877-734-9512.