Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Akron
Looking to take your Akron mechanic career to the next level? 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 a great place for new opportunities. Apply to one of our Akron auto technician jobs to continue developing your technical skills and work on a variety of cars and trucks with best-in-class tools and technology. We are looking for driven employees who are natural problem-solvers and love everything car-related. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If that’s the case, read on to learn more about mechanic jobs in Akron.
Duties & Job Description for Advanced Auto Techs in Akron
So, what do auto technicians in Akron 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 repairs to non-mechanical clients.
Job responsibilities for advanced technicians in Akron also include fixing cars per manufacturer standards by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, 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 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 Akron
Wondering how to make your Akron advanced auto technician job application stand out? You must have at least five years of experience doing car repairs and have completed an automotive Vocational-Technical program. A valid driver’s license combined with the ability to drive customer and company cars is a must. 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). If you are not, you will have a maximum of two years from the date of your employment to comply with this requirement. If Ohio calls for extra certifications, you’ll be expected to get those, too. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to mentor entry-level mechanics and advise non-technical customers about inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Joining Our Team in Akron, OH as an Auto Technician
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in Akron, OH isn’t hard. While many OH mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care cultivates an empowering work environment. We’ll back your education with paid training, support you in advancing your A.S.E. certification, and give you what you need to climb the Firestone Complete Auto Care job ladder. You’ll earn competitive pay and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. Part-time and full-time employees both qualify for our healthcare plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other auto shops hiring in Akron? Yes, check it out! Ohio 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 big fans of pets, too!) Other exceptional perks include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, up to $3,000 worth of company-paid technician tool insurance, and no-cost uniforms, including specially designed uniforms for female teammates. Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and 24-hour, 7-days a week access to medical professionals via video are also available right away. After a certain amount of time, you may also be able to take advantage of 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? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Akron, OH. Not ready to apply... yet? Call us at 877-734-9512 for more details on the application, interview, and onboarding process.