Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Columbia
Want to advance your mechanic career in Columbia? You’ve reached your destination. With thousands of hardworking employees across the nation, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most trusted names in tires and auto repair, and also one of the best places to find professional growth. Apply for an advanced auto technician job near you in Columbia, MD to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on a variety of cars and trucks using top-of-the-line technology. We’re hiring goal-getters who are passionate about building relationships 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 Columbia.
Columbia Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Columbia? When you join the Firestone Complete Auto Care team as an advanced mechanic, you can expect your days to be filled with all things car-related, from road testing and fixing vehicles to explaining technical repairs to non-mechanical clients.
Advanced auto technician job responsibilities include troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, 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 will help us uphold our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Landing an Advanced Auto Tech Job in Columbia, MD
Wondering how to make your Columbia advanced auto technician job application stand out? You must have five or more years of experience working on cars 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 required. You should also have good writing, math, reading, and interpersonal abilities. An ideal candidate is also A.S.E. certified in at least five of A1-A8 (L1 counts toward the five, too). Don’t have these qualifications… yet? No worries, you’ll have up to two years from the date of your employment to comply. If Maryland calls for extra certifications, you must also obtain and maintain those. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to train apprentice mechanics and advise non-technical customers about inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Joining Our Team in Columbia, MD as an Auto Technician
You’re sure to find a variety of mechanic positions in Columbia. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, 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 a competitive salary or wage and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. Part-time and full-time employees both qualify for our healthcare plans.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other companies hiring in Columbia? Yep! Full-time and part-time employees in Maryland 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 great benefits include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, optional technician tool insurance, and free uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members. 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 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 be a part of a positive work environment? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Columbia, MD. Got more job questions? Get the inside scoop on joining the Firestone Complete Auto Care team by calling us at 877-734-9512.