Now Hiring Advanced Auto & Tire Technicians in Yakima
Looking to take your Yakima mechanic career to the next level? You’ve reached your destination. Thanks to hundreds of passionate team members, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most trusted names in tires and auto repair, and a great place for new opportunities. Join our Yakima team as an advanced technician to further develop your diagnostic skills and technical aptitude and work on different types of cars with cutting edge technology. We’re looking to hire ambitious individuals who are natural problem-solvers and love cars from bumper to bumper. Is that how you’d describe yourself? If so, learn more about Yakima mechanic jobs below.
Yakima, WA Advanced Mechanic Job Description
So, what do auto technicians in Yakima do? As an advanced auto and tire technician at Firestone Complete Auto Care, you can expect your days to be filled with all things car-related, from performing repairs and test drives to explaining technical terms to less car-savvy clients.
Advanced mechanics in Yakima 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. Advanced mechanics also mentor their less experienced teammates, assisting them with hands-on tasks such as oil changes and battery installations. Most importantly, you’ll help support our brand’s commitment to delivering cars that are fixed right, priced right, right on time.
Requirements for Advanced Technicians in Yakima
Want to know what it takes to get a Yakima advanced technician job? You must have five or more years of experience working on cars and hold proof of completion of a Vocational-Technical program in the mechanical field. A valid auto driver’s license along with the ability to drive customer and company cars 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 Washington calls for extra certifications, you must also obtain and maintain those. Lastly, you should be able (and patient enough) to mentor entry-level mechanics and advise non-mechanical individuals on services and car lingo!
Perks of Becoming an Advanced Auto Tech in Yakima, WA
Finding a selection of auto technician jobs near you in Yakima, WA isn’t hard. While many WA mechanic jobs lack growth opportunities, Firestone Complete Auto Care fosters empowering employment. We’ll help you build on your current skills, 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 a competitive salary or wage 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.
Does Firestone Complete Auto Care offer benefits that go above and beyond many other auto shops hiring in Yakima? Yes, check it out! Full-time and part-time employees in Washington have immediate access to important resources for staying healthy, like dental, vision, medical, and even optional insurance for pets. (We're pet lovers, too!) Other great perks include paid medical maternity leave, an apprentice toolkit to jumpstart your Maintenance Technician career if you choose, company-paid tool insurance for technicians, and no-cost 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 as soon as you start. After a certain amount of time, you may also be able to take advantage of sick pay, vacation time, short/long-term disability, and 401(k). So many of these perks come free!
Want to be a part of a positive work environment? Submit your application to become an advanced mechanic in Yakima, WA. Got more job questions? Call us at 877-734-9512 with questions about employment at Firestone Complete Auto Care.