Auto & Tire Technician Jobs Near You in Virginia Beach, VA
You love working on cars, and you’ve built your life around that passion. Get rewarded at Firestone Complete Auto Care. Search for advanced automotive technicians jobs in Virginia Beach, VA.
Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Virginia Beach
Looking to overhaul your career as a mechanic in Virginia Beach? Shift your search to “Park.” With thousands of hardworking employees across the nation, Firestone Complete Auto Care is a leader in car care, and also one of the best places to find professional growth. Apply for an advanced auto technician job near you in Virginia Beach, VA to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on different types of cars using top-of-the-line technology. We’re hiring goal-getters who are passionate about advancing their career and have a knack for learning mechanical tasks. Do you fit that description? If so, learn more about Virginia Beach mechanic jobs below.
Duties & Job Description for Advanced Auto Techs in Virginia Beach
So, what do auto technicians in Virginia Beach do? When you join the Firestone Complete Auto Care team as an advanced mechanic, 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 Virginia Beach have a number of responsibilities including troubleshooting and repairing cars to manufacturer guidelines by taking care of things like transmission repairs and alignments, as well as brake checks and A/C recharges. Additionally, advanced technicians mentor their less experienced teammates, overseeing them as they perform everyday services like oil changes and battery 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.
Required Qualifications for Virginia Beach Advanced Mechanics
Want to know what it takes to get a Virginia Beach advanced technician job? You must have five or more years of experience working on cars and proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the automotive field. A valid driver’s license combined with the ability to test drive clients’ cars is a must. You will also need excellent reading, writing, math, and customer service 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’re not, you’ll have up to two years from when you join the team to get adequately certified. If Virginia calls for extra certifications, you must also obtain and maintain those. Just as importantly, you must have the skill to mentor your less experienced teammates and educate non-mechanically-inclined guests about services and car lingo!
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Virginia Beach, VA
In Virginia Beach, 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 give you opportunities to grow within the company. You’ll earn competitive pay and could also be eligible for results-based bonuses and promotions. Full-time and part-time associates can reap the benefits of our health plans.
Are there more advantages to working for Firestone Complete Auto Care over other auto shops hiring in Virginia Beach? You bet. Full-time and part-time employees in Virginia have instant access to healthcare resources to support their well-being and that of their loved ones, like dental, vision, medical, and even optional insurance for pets. (Pets need support, too!) Other exceptional benefits 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 free uniforms, including specially sized uniforms for women. Health aid coverage for children age 0-17, free flu shots, and 24/7 access to doctors through Blue Cross Blue Shield's Telehealth network are also available as soon as you start. After some time with the company, you can also take advantage of vacation time, sick pay, 401(k), and short or long-term disability. And you can get many of these benefits at no cost!
Want to be a part of a positive work environment? Don’t miss your chance to join the team as an advanced auto tech in Virginia Beach. Need more info? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.