Looking for Richmond Mechanic Jobs?
Start your search for auto technician and mechanic jobs in Richmond, KY with Firestone Complete Auto Care. Unsure about our experience requirements for mechanics? We know mechanics can develop their skills with experience, which is why we offer both entry-level and advanced automotive technician jobs in Richmond. Our apprentice auto technicians get to develop their skills with computerized auto diagnostics while also performing services like part installations, oil changes, and even vehicle road tests. Search for and apply to entry-level mechanic jobs at Firestone Complete Auto Care in Richmond for a career with one of the most trusted names in tires and car repair. Up for the challenge? Apply for an entry-level auto technician job in Richmond, KY today.
Richmond Automotive Service Technician Job Qualifications
What does it take to land an entry-level auto technician job in Richmond? Job requirements for our apprentice mechanics include a valid driver’s license, be able to drive both customer and company cars, and a natural inclination for problem solving. A.S.E certification in at least one of A1-A8 is also required. (Similar qualifications are accepted, but an A.S.E certification is required within two years of employment.) Prior auto repair experience and completion of a Vocational-Technical program are a plus, but they’re not needed for entry-level mechanic jobs in Richmond.
A Day in the Life of an Auto Technician in Richmond
If you’re not sure what life as an entry-level mechanic in Richmond will look like, you’ve come to the right place. We can give you the details on entry-level mechanic jobs in Richmond, or we can tell you what a day in the life of one of our technicians in looks like. Rather than working in an office setting, our technicians work in service bays, where high-fives, safety, and customer service come together. Our technicians suit up in the signature Firestone Complete Auto Care uniform and always wear the protective gear necessary for the task at hand. They spend their time performing automotive services ranging from oil changes to battery checks. It's a physical job, but a highly rewarding one. Just as Ruben, one of our tire managers, says, “My commitment to every customer is to make sure I get you back on the road safely.” Keeping yourself, your coworkers, and customers safe in and around cars will always be a priority for you.
Why Apply to Entry-Level Mechanic Jobs in Richmond?
There are lots of Richmond mechanic jobs out there, but if you want an auto technician career, choose Firestone Complete Auto Care. We provide paid formal training competitive performance incentives, and health benefits for our part-time and full-time teammates alike! Additionally, we promote from within, mentoring apprentice mechanics to become advanced technicians and service managers.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other auto shops hiring in Richmond? Yep! 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. (Pets need support, too!) Other nice benefits include an apprentice toolkit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if you want, paid medical maternity leave, optional technician tool insurance, and complimentary uniforms, including specially sized uniforms for women.
Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and 24/7 access to doctors through Blue Cross Blue Shield's Telehealth network are also available as soon as you start. After a certain amount of time, 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!
Our automotive technicians in Richmond pride themselves on helping people keep their cars in tip-top shape while advancing their career as mechanics. Apply today for a great auto technician gig that will allow you to work with a wide range of cars and trucks, top-of-the-line technology and capable teammates. Careers at Firestone Complete Auto Care are great opportunities. Don’t believe us? Find out for yourself by applying to an entry-level mechanic job in Richmond today. If you're still curious about Firestone Complete Auto Care job benefits and qualifications, feel free to call us at 877-734-9512.