Experienced Auto Mechanic Jobs in Durham, NC
Is your dream car one you get to work on yourself? Continue developing your mechanic skills as an advanced technician in Durham with Firestone Complete Auto Care—where your passion for cars pays off!
Find Advanced Mechanic Jobs in Durham, NC
Looking to take your Durham 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 also one of the best places to find professional growth. Apply to one of our Durham auto technician jobs to leverage your mechanic skills and work on a variety of cars and trucks using top-of-the-line technology. We are looking for driven employees who are passionate about advancing their career and have a knack for learning mechanical tasks. Do you fit that description? If that’s the case, read on to learn more about mechanic jobs in Durham.
Durham, NC Advanced Mechanic Job Description
What’s it like being an auto technician in Durham? As an advanced auto and tire 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 auto technician job responsibilities include diagnosing and repairing vehicles to specifications by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, as well as inspections and brake checks. Advanced auto technicians also train entry-level mechanics, helping them with routine 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.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Durham
Wondering how to make your Durham advanced auto technician job application stand out? You must have a few years (5 years minimum) of mechanical experience under your belt and hold proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the mechanical field. A valid driver’s license combined with the ability to test drive clients’ cars is a must-have. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, and communication skills. An outstanding application will also show you’re A.S.E. certified in at least five of A1-A8 (L1 counts, too). Don’t have these qualifications… yet? No worries, you’ll have up to two years from the date of your employment to comply. Durham, NC may also require extra certifications, in which case you must also obtain and maintain those. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to mentor entry-level mechanics and advise non-technical customers about services and car lingo!
Perks of Joining Our Team in Durham, NC as an Auto Technician
You’re sure to find a variety of mechanic positions in Durham. However, while some shops have jobs with minimal benefits, Firestone Complete Auto Care cultivates an empowering work environment. We’ll help you build on your current skills, support you as you develop your A.S.E. qualifications, and arm you with the skills you need for a raise or promotion with us. You’ll earn competitive pay 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 more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other companies hiring in Durham? Sure! North Carolina Full and part-time teammates have immediate 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 big fans of pets, too!) Other exceptional benefits include paid medical maternity leave, a special apprentice kit to help you become a Maintenance Technician if that interests you, company-paid tool insurance for technicians, and free 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 401(k), short or long-term disability, vacation time, and sick pay. So many of these perks come free!
Want to be a part of a positive work environment? Apply to advanced auto technician jobs in Durham, NC today. Not ready to apply... yet? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.