Automotive Technician (California)
Firestone Building Products 27 reviews - El Cajon, CA

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Job Responsibilities of Automotive Technician:
• Assisting technician mechanics in performing technical activities.
• Diagnoses and repairs to specifications – brake and hydraulic, exhaust, primary and/or advanced fuel ignition and electrical, suspension and alignment, air conditioning and computer systems.
• Adequately explains technical diagnoses and needed repairs to non-mechanical individuals which may include employees and customers on an as-required basis.
• Continuously learns new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay abreast with rapidly changing automotive technology.
• Keeps store management aware of mechanical repair problems as they occur.
• Maintains an organized neat and safe bay.

Requirements

Technician 1

Student or Graduate of an Automotive Tech school or Community College Program

Performs basic maintenance and automotive service including:

• Courtesy Checks

• Lube, Oil and Filter

• Basic Maintenance, air filters, batteries, wiper blades, Serpentine Belts, etc.

• Mounts, Demounts and Balances tires including Large Diameter wheels (up to 22') and Low Profile Tires (LPLD)

• Properly rotates and balances tires

• Performs Flat Repairs including Large Diameter wheels and Low Profile Tires (LPLD)

• Resets TPMS systems

Technician 2

Minimum one year experience and/or graduate of an Automotive Tech school or Community College program

• Performs Courtesy Checks and Complete Vehicle Inspections

• Lube, Oil and Filter

• Basic Maintenance, air filters, batteries, wiper blades, etc.

• Mounts, Demounts and Balances tires including Large Diameter wheels and Low Profile Tires (LPLD)

• Performs Flat Repairs including Large Diameter wheels and Low Profile Tires (LPLD)

• Resets TPMS systems

• Performs Focus Services

• Brake Flush, Coolant Flush, Trans Flush, Fuel Injection Service

• Performs Alignments on most cars

• Performs Basic Brakes (Disc and Drum) on most cars

• Removes and Replaces Parts; Steering and Suspension, Brakes, Engine, Drive Train, Heating and Cooling systems.

• Ability to obtain an ASE or has passed test 1 ASE in Brakes, Steering and Suspension, or Electrical Systems but may not have the required two years work experience.

Technician 3

• Performs Courtesy Checks, Complete Vehicle Inspections and Diagnosis of Tire, Brakes, Steering and Suspension, and General Repairs.

• Proficient in all Phases of Tire Mounting, Repair, Balancing, and TPMS systems

• Proficient in all Focus Services

• Diagnoses and Repairs Brakes, and ABS systems

• Diagnoses and Repairs Steering and Suspensions

• Diagnoses and Repairs basic engine and drive train systems

• Minimal comebacks

• Passed ASEs in both Brakes and Steering and Suspension

• Maintains productivity above 100%

Senior Technician

• Performs Courtesy Checks, Complete Vehicle Inspections and Diagnosis of Tire, Brakes, Steering and Suspension, and General Repairs.

• Proficient in all Phases of Tire Mounting, Repair, Balancing, and TPMS systems

• Accurately Diagnoses and Repairs Air Conditioning Problems

• Accurately Diagnoses and Repairs Cooling System Problems

• Accurately Diagnoses and Repairs Battery, Starting, and Charging System Problems

• Minimal Comebacks

• Three ASEs in Brakes, Steering and Suspension and Electrical and Electronic Systems, Air Conditioning or Engine Performance

• Productivity above 100%

Benefits, Privileges and Growth Opportunities
• We offer over 31 Benefits and Privileges to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, cash balance retirement plan and more.
• We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, in fact, “One of our strengths is found in our commitment to serve a diverse customer population with diverse teams of teammates.'
• Over 100 years of success is an indication of the stability our workforce enjoys.

About this company
27 reviews
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