Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Amherst
Looking to overhaul your career as a mechanic in Amherst? Pull over, your search stops here. 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 to one of our Amherst auto technician jobs to continue developing your technical skills and work on different types of cars with best-in-class tools and technology. We’re looking to hire ambitious individuals who are passionate about building relationships and love everything car-related. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, find more Amherst auto technician job info below.
Duties & Job Description for Advanced Auto Techs in Amherst
What’s it like being an auto technician in Amherst? 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.
Advanced mechanics in Amherst have a number of responsibilities including fixing cars per manufacturer standards by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, as well as inspections and brake checks. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, helping them with routine services like oil changes and battery installations. Above all, you will help us uphold the Firestone Complete Auto Care promise: to deliver cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Amherst
Want to know what it takes to get a Amherst advanced technician job? You must have at least five years of experience doing car repairs and proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the automotive field. A valid auto driver’s license along with the ability to test drive clients’ cars is a must-have. You’ll also need adequate math, reading, writing, and customer service skills. A stand-out applicant also has A.S.E. certifications in at least five of A1-48 (L1 counts toward the five, 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 New York calls for extra certifications, you can expect to obtain those as well. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to train apprentice mechanics and advise non-mechanical individuals on inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Joining Our Team in Amherst, NY as an Auto Technician
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in Amherst, NY isn’t hard. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, Firestone Complete Auto Care fosters empowering employment. 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 and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. Full-time and part-time associates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other auto shops hiring in Amherst? Yep! Part and full-time employees in Amherst have instant access to important resources for staying healthy, like vision, dental, medical, and even optional pet insurance. (Pets need support, too!) Other great benefits include paid medical maternity leave, a special apprentice kit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if that interests you, optional technician tool insurance, and no-cost 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 as soon as you start. Eventually, you may also be eligible to get 401(k), short or long-term disability, vacation time, and sick pay. So many of these perks come free!
Want to add your talents to our winning team? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Amherst, NY. Got more job questions? Call us at 877-734-9512 for more details on the application, interview, and onboarding process.