Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Alexandria
Want to advance your mechanic career in Alexandria? Shift your search to “Park.” With a team of hardworking employees that spans the country, 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 Alexandria 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’re looking to hire ambitious individuals 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 Alexandria.
Duties & Job Description for Advanced Auto Techs in Alexandria
What’s it like being an auto technician in Alexandria? As an advanced auto and tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, working on cars will take up most of your day, from road testing and fixing vehicles to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Advanced mechanics in Alexandria have a number of responsibilities including diagnosing and repairing vehicles to specifications by completing services such as diagnostics and exhaust repairs, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Advanced auto technicians also train entry-level mechanics, helping them with routine services like tire maintenance and part installations. Above all, you’ll champion Firestone Complete Auto Care’s brand promise: to deliver vehicles that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Alexandria
Want to know what it takes to get a Alexandria advanced technician job? 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 perform road tests on customer vehicles is a must-have. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, 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 Virginia calls for extra certifications, you can expect to obtain those as well. Last but not least, you must have the ability (and patience) to mentor entry-level mechanics and advise non-mechanical individuals on inspection findings and service recommendations.
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Alexandria, VA
In Alexandria, mechanics are always in demand. While many VA mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care cultivates an empowering work environment. We’ll help you build on your current skills, support you in advancing your A.S.E. certification, 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! Both part-time and full-time teammates qualify for our healthcare plans.
Are there benefits that set Firestone Complete Auto Care apart from other businesses hiring in Alexandria? Sure! Virginia Full and part-time teammates have immediate access to healthcare resources to support their well-being and that of their loved ones, including medical, dental, vision, and even voluntary pet insurance. (We're pet lovers, 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 complimentary uniforms, including uniquely sized and designed uniforms for female team members. 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. After a certain amount of time, you can also take advantage of sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). Many of these benefits come at no cost to you!
Want to add your talents to our winning team? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Alexandria, VA. Need more info? Get the inside scoop on joining the Firestone Complete Auto Care team by calling us at 877-734-9512.