Entry-Level Auto Technician Jobs in Kent, OH
Want to go from auto enthusiast to auto technician? Explore Kent, OH entry-level mechanic job openings, benefits, and more with Firestone Complete Auto Care.
Looking for Kent Mechanic Jobs?
If you’re looking for mechanic jobs in Kent, OH, you’ve come to the right place. Unsure about our experience requirements for mechanics? We hire both advanced and entry-level automotive technicians in Kent, OH. Our apprentice auto technicians get to develop their skills with computerized auto diagnostics and hands-on services such as battery checks, tire maintenance, and car A/C repairs. Search for and apply to entry-level mechanic jobs at Firestone Complete Auto Care in Kent to start overhauling your career with one of the leaders in car repair. Up for the challenge? Apply for an entry-level auto technician job in Kent, OH today.
Job Requirements for Automotive Technicians in Kent, OH
How do you become an entry-level mechanic with Firestone Complete Auto Care in Kent? For starters, entry-level mechanics must have a valid driver’s license be able to drive both customer and company cars, and a natural inclination for problem-solving. You must be A.S.E. certified in at least one of A1-A8. (Similar qualifications are accepted, but an A.S.E. certification is required within two years of employment.) Prior mechanical experience and completion of Vocational-Technical program are also a plus, but they are not necessary!
What’s it Like Being an Entry-Level Auto Technician in Kent?
Not sure how your skills and knowledge will transfer into a mechanic job at Firestone Complete Auto Care? We can give you the inside scoop on entry-level mechanic job duties, or we can tell you what a day in the life of one of our technicians in looks like. Instead of an office cubicle, our mechanics work in the service bays, where fist bumps communication skills, and service go hand in hand. Our technicians suit up in the signature Firestone Complete Auto Care uniform and gear up in personal protective equipment when appropriate. During business hours, our mechanics can be found working on cars doing everything from oil changes to wheel alignments. It's a physical job, but a highly rewarding one. Just as Ruben, one of our tire managers, says, “My commitment to every customer is to make sure I get you back on the road safely.” Keeping yourself, your coworkers, and customers safe in and around cars will always be a priority for you.
Why Apply to Entry-Level Mechanic Jobs in Kent?
You can probably find plenty of mechanic job openings in Kent, but if you want a career in auto repair, you should apply to Firestone Complete Auto Care. We offer paid training opportunities, performance-based incentives, and healthcare packages for full-time and part-time associates. We pride ourselves in promoting from within, shaping our entry-level mechanics into management-worthy individuals.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other businesses hiring in Kent? You bet. Ohio Full and part-time teammates have instant access to resources they need to take care of their health and that of their family, including medical, dental, vision, and even voluntary pet insurance. (We're big fans of pets, too!) Other nice perks 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 no-cost uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members.
Free flu shots, health aid coverage for children, and around-the-clock Telehealth access to Blue Cross Blue Shield medical professionals are also available as soon as you start. Eventually, you could also be eligible for sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Our automotive technicians in Kent take pride in delivering awesome customer service while advancing their career as mechanics. Apply today for a great auto technician gig that will allow you to work with a wide range of cars and trucks, state-of-the-art technology and a supportive team. Careers at Firestone Complete Auto Care are great opportunities. But you don’t have to take our word for it! Find out for yourself by applying to an entry-level mechanic job in Kent today. If you have questions about job openings and requirements at Firestone Complete Auto Care, feel free to call us at 877-734-9512.