Auto & Tire Technician Jobs Near You in Gulfport, MS
Is your dream car one you get to work on yourself? Continue developing your mechanic skills as an advanced technician in Gulfport with Firestone Complete Auto Care—where your passion for cars pays off!
Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Gulfport
Looking to take your Gulfport mechanic career to the next level? You’ve reached your destination. Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a known leader in the auto repair industry, and a perfect spot to grow professionally. Join our Gulfport team as an advanced technician to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on different types of cars with cutting edge technology. We are looking for driven employees who are passionate about advancing their career and love cars from bumper to bumper. Do you fit that description? If so, learn more about Gulfport mechanic jobs below.
Duties & Job Description for Advanced Auto Techs in Gulfport
What’s it like being an auto technician in Gulfport? As an advanced technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, your days will be full of all things car-related, from performing repairs and test drives to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Advanced mechanics in Gulfport have a number of responsibilities including fixing cars per manufacturer standards by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, overseeing them as they perform everyday services like battery checks and oil changes. Above all, you’ll champion our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Required Qualifications for Gulfport Advanced Mechanics
Wondering how to make your Gulfport advanced auto technician job application stand out? You must have five or more years of experience working on cars 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 test drive clients’ cars is a must-have. You should also have good writing, math, reading, and interpersonal abilities. A stand-out applicant also has A.S.E. certifications in at least five of A1-48 (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. Gulfport, MS may also require extra certifications, in which case you can expect to obtain those as well. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to mentor your less experienced teammates and advise non-mechanical individuals on inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Gulfport, MS
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in Gulfport, MS isn’t hard. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, Firestone Complete Auto Care offers fulfilling careers. We’ll help you grow with paid training, cheer you on as you continue your A.S.E. education, and give you what you need to climb the Firestone Complete Auto Care job ladder. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage and you may also qualify for results-based rewards such as bonuses and raises. Both part-time and full-time teammates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Are there benefits that set Firestone Complete Auto Care apart from other companies hiring in Gulfport? Yes, check it out! Mississippi Full and part-time teammates have instant access to resources they need to take care of their health and that of their family, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (We're pet lovers, too!) Other nice benefits include an apprentice toolkit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if you want, paid medical maternity leave, up to $3,000 worth of company-paid technician tool insurance, and free uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members. Free flu shots, health aid coverage for children, and 24-hour, 7-days a week access to medical professionals via video are also available immediately. After a certain amount of time, you may also be eligible to get 401(k), short or long-term disability, vacation time, and sick pay. Many of these benefits come at no cost to you!
Ready to upgrade your work life? Apply to advanced auto technician jobs in Gulfport, MS today. Got more job questions? Call us at 877-734-9512 for more details on the application, interview, and onboarding process.