AutoNation, Inc. Entry Level Automotive Technician in Waco, Texas
AutoNation Chevrolet Waco Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician U.S. – Locations Coast-to-Coast Build Your Automotive Service Skills with the Nation's Number-One Automotive Service Provider No experience is needed, just an interest in automotive service and the drive to learn. You have good manual dexterity, knowledge of automotive basics and an interest in developing a career in automotive repair and service. While you have an interest in the profession, you don't yet have professional experience. If that describes you, consider joining AutoNation -- the #1 automotive service provider in America. You'll begin your career with a company that can support your development along our progressive technician career path. As an entry-level service technician, you will: Develop your potential. You will work with other technicians of varying levels and learn through mentorship or an apprenticeship program (depending on location) beginning as a lube technician, then expanding to brakes, alignment and more. Design your future. Start as a trainee then step up to a non-certified role (typically at 6+ months) then certified technician (at 2+ years) and beyond. Once you're ready to become certified, we offer paid manufacturer training along with tuition and certification reimbursement. Advance your career and earnings. From non-certified to certified and beyond, you can advance your career by level and vehicle brand, and significantly increase your earnings potential. With our transparent wage grid, you'll always know what you will be making at the next step. Enjoy an inclusive and welcoming environment where each individual feels valued, respected and heard. Our employees are our most valuable asset. Earn competitive compensation and outstanding benefits, including medical and other insurances, a 401(k) with company match, paid time off, and much more. And with over 300 locations from coast to coast, you could enjoy life in a variety of cities. In addition to entry-level technicians, we're hiring master, certified and non-certified technicians, so feel free to share this information with your peers. AutoNation, a provider of personalized transportation services, is driven by innovation and transformation. As one of America's most admired companies, AutoNation delivers a peerless Customer experience recognized by data-driven consumer insight leaders, Reputation and J.D. Power. Through its bold leadership and brand affinity, the AutoNation Brand is synonymous with "DRVPNK" and "What Drives You, Drives Us." AutoNation has a singular focus on personalized transportation services that are easy, transparent, and Customer-centric. YOUR QUALIFICATIONS To be a good fit for the Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician opportunity, you will have: A strong interest in auto repair and maintenance; automotive technical training is a plus A positive attitude and passion for learning and developing your skills General mechanical skills, manual dexterity and the ability to operate power and hand tools, and other types of machinery Knowledge of the automotive repair life cycle Attention to detail with organization and follow-up skills Demonstrated customer service skills Valid in-state driver’s license, and acceptable, safe driving record Reached the age of 18 or older Ability to operate a manual transmission is a plus THE JOB As an Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician, you’ll perform basic vehicle repairs as assigned and in accordance with dealer and factory standards. You will work alongside other technicians and initially handle maintenance work such as oil changes. Your attention to detail will make you a valuable asset to the team as you ensure assigned repairs are completed on time and deliver top-notch work to delight our customers. In this role, you’ll interact daily with other team members including service advisors, other technicians, parts associates, cashiers, sales associates, and managers. Your specific responsibilities may include: Performing vehicle repair and/or maintenance work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards to drive Customer loyalty Communicating with Parts Department and service advisors regularly to effectively manage production and Customer communication Conducting multi-point inspections to make appropriate recommendations to ensure the safety and reliability of Customer vehicles Documenting work performed on each vehicle on the repair order Maintaining an inventory of normal technician’s tools not normally inventoried by the Service department as “special tools” Keeping abreast of factory technical bulletins and participating in factory-sponsored training classes as appropriate Providing an exceptional customer experience to drive loyalty Note: This description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities. DRIVE Your Career Forward - APPLY TODAY Company Overview AutoNation, a provider of personalized transportation services, is driven by innovation and transformation. As one of America's most admired companies, AutoNation delivers a peerless Customer experience recognized by data-driven consumer insight leaders, Reputation and J.D. Power. Through its bold leadership and brand affinity, the AutoNation Brand is synonymous with "DRVPNK" and "What Drives You, Drives Us." AutoNation has a singular focus on personalized transportation services that are easy, transparent, and Customer-centric. Benefits Click here to learn more about our Benefits. Join us as we pave the way to moving our company, our communities and our industry forward. Apply today at a location near you or wherever you dream the road will take you. AutoNation is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.