Automotive Technician

Employer
Goodyear
Location
Fredericksburg, VA
Posted
Nov 24, 2021
Closes
Nov 26, 2021
Ref
222347569
Hours
Full Time
IMMEDIATELY HIRING - APPLY TODAY Goodyear owns and operates more than 580 tire and auto service centers nationwide. We offer a fun, fast paced work environment, with competitive base pay. Our comprehensive benefit package includes medical plans, 401(k), certification reimbursement and paid vacations. At Goodyear we invest in you and your future by providing excellent training for our technician, sales team and management positions. We offer fast track career advancement opportunities for hard working, team players who can deliver results. If you are looking for more than a job, apply today and begin your career with the tire and auto service innovation leader!General Description:As an Automotive Technician in one of Goodyear's Auto Service centers, you will be responsible to professionally inspect, diagnose and repair tire and conduct automotive services, while delivering an excellent guest experience. You will also have the opportunity to mentor and continually learn about new technologies in the rapid changing automotive industry, while also being successful in a team environment. We encourage you to allow us to invest in your success as you invest in ours; apply today!Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:Perform line technician services, routine inspections/maintenance, system diagnostics, problem solving ability with full automotive troubleshooting and testing, includingBrake and hydraulic, exhaust, primary and advanced fuel ignition, electrical, air conditioning, computer systems, power-train management systems, road tests for diagnosis, and service recommendationsRoad test vehicles after repairs are complete to ensure mechanical soundness and to determine whether any other problems existDisplay a commitment to learn new technologies within the rapid changing automotive industryDemonstrate excellent guest service, which includes providing clear communication and feedback about guest vehicles Provide guidance and mentoring to junior and mid-level automotive techniciansDocument all work performed on the repair orderReport any safety issues immediately to managementPromote teamwork to deliver on time and accurate guest care during all operating hoursMaintain strict adherence to Company policy on vehicle care and operationPerform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods of time, which may include light and heavy lifting, including consumer tires and wheels, standing, bending, and squatting.Basic Qualifications:Minimum 3 years of automotive diagnosis, problem-solving and repairs experience.Valid driver's licenseMust be at least 18 years of ageNo relocation is being offered for this positionCandidates must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the futurePreferred Qualifications:High School Diploma or GEDASE CertificationsPrevious exhaust, primary and advanced fuel ignition, electrical, air conditioning, computer systems, and power-train management systems experiencePosition Criteria:Strong work ethic; independently motivated to produce results with limited influence from othersHard worker, someone who works diligently to get tasks done and demonstrates personal characteristics, such as responsibility, dependability, conscientiousness, communication, and teamworkAbility to review, analyze, and interpret information, identify problems, and make decisionsAbility to read, understand, and follow procedures and guidelinesDepending on location, our stores may be open 7 days a week, which may include weekends and some holidaysCommitment to following established safety policies and procedures.