Kendall Ford of Eugene has an immediate opening for a full time Line Technician. Previous mechanic line tech experience at a dealership or large independent shop required. Current Ford certifications a plus. Must have ability to operate a wide variety of vehicles both automatic and manual transmissions. Driver License and good driving record required.
Kendall offers excellent pay and benefits, including company sponsored health and dental insurance, flexible spending Account, 401K plan and company-paid life insurance.
DUTIES/ESSENTIAL JOB TASKS:
Inspect vehicles, diagnose problems, perform adjustments and calibrations, replenish fluids, disassemble and reassemble vehicle components, repair and replace parts.
Identify additional work required.
Road test vehicles for diagnosis and repair verification.
Use independent judgment to make decisions requiring the application of procedures and practices to specific work situations.
Document work and hours per manufacturer and/or company policies. Additional tasks as assigned.
Uses: General mechanic’s hand and power tools, specialty tools and other powered equipment that produces significant vibration and forces.
Standing/walking for short distances: up to entire work shift on hard surfaces.
Sitting: Up to 1/4 of work shift including in vehicles.
Carrying: frequently, up to 20 pounds for up to 200 feet; occasionally, up to 50 pounds for up to 20 feet.
Lifting: occasionally, up 50 pounds; rarely, up to 100 pounds.
Pushing/pulling: occasionally, up to 50 pounds force.
Bending and twisting: occasionally, to access all areas and parts of vehicles.
Squatting/kneeling: occasionally, on hard and soft surfaces.
Climbing: occasionally, ladders to six feet.
Reaching above shoulder height: occasionally.
Hearing capability adequate to interpret vehicle noises for diagnosis and proper operation.
Sight adequate to perform duties, operate vehicles, identify shop conditions and hazards, and view computer screen.