Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Kirkwood
Looking to overhaul your career as a mechanic in Kirkwood? Shift your search to “Park.” Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most trusted names in tires and auto repair, and a great place for new opportunities. Join our Kirkwood team as an advanced technician 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 looking to hire ambitious individuals who are natural problem-solvers and love everything car-related. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, find more Kirkwood auto technician job info below.
Kirkwood Advanced Auto Technician Job Description
So, what do auto technicians in Kirkwood do? As an advanced technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, you can expect your days to be filled with all things car-related, from road testing and fixing vehicles to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Job responsibilities for advanced technicians in Kirkwood also include fixing cars per manufacturer standards by performing services such as fuel ignition and electrical repairs, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Advanced mechanics also mentor their less experienced teammates, helping them with routine services like oil changes and battery installations. Most importantly, you’ll help support our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Landing an Advanced Auto Tech Job in Kirkwood, MO
Want to know what it takes to get a Kirkwood advanced technician job? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt 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 a must-have. You should also have good writing, math, reading, and interpersonal abilities. 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 Kirkwood, MO requires additional licenses, you’ll be expected to get those, too. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to train apprentice mechanics and educate non-mechanically-inclined guests about inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Kirkwood, MO
You’re sure to find a variety of mechanic positions in Kirkwood. While many MO 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. You’ll earn a competitive salary or wage while also being eligible for performance-based incentives! Part-time and full-time employees both can reap the benefits of our health plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other companies hiring in Kirkwood? You bet. Part and full-time employees in Kirkwood have instant access to resources they need to take care of their health and that of their family, like dental, vision, medical, and even optional insurance for pets. (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 complimentary uniforms, including specially designed uniforms for female teammates. Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and around-the-clock Telehealth access to Blue Cross Blue Shield medical professionals are also available immediately. Eventually, 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!
Ready to upgrade your work life? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Kirkwood, MO. Not ready to apply... yet? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.