Automotive Technician

POSITION PURPOSE & SUMMARY
Perform thorough vehicle inspections, diagnostics, maintenance, and repairs. All of this should be done with Repair Revolutions core values in mind to educate and empower our customers to make informed decisions about their vehicle’s care. Communicate vehicle condition through comprehensive pictures, videos, and detailed notes.

KEY DUTIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES
• Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests, identifying worn and damaged parts.
• Completes preventive maintenance schedules and repairs following applicable safety requirements and published procedures.
• Utilizes the proper tools and techniques to ensure efficient, timely, and quality repair service.
• Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, including but not limited to:  power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.
• Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives before and after performing repairs; resets customer’s vehicle settings including radio, clock, seat position etc.
• Complies with federal and state vehicle requirements when performing emission related repairs.
• Maintains accurate and complete work records.  Maintains customers vehicle records by thoroughly recording all services, tests and repairs performed on the vehicle.   Ensures required documentation including pictures and videos of failed components are complete and communicated to service advisors.
• Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications; seeks appropriate guidance when meeting a challenge. Attends 40 hours of training per year.

SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS
• A great attitude and passion for our mission!
• 5 years or more experience as an automotive technician. * Formal education in the automotive industry can count toward this qualification.
• ASE certification is a plus
• A commitment to learn and grow and participate in on-going education.
• Excellent communication & time management skills
• Great work ethic
• Ability to problem solve and have great attention to detail in a fast-paced work environment
• A team player mentality.
• Must be adaptable and curious
• Must own and maintain a comprehensive set of tools
• Complete knowledge of all aspects of automotive and light truck repair and service including but limited to:
o on board engine computer diagnosis and repair
o vehicle safety systems diagnosis and repair including ABS and SRS
o complete HVAC system diagnosis and repair including automatic climate control
o vehicle chassis systems diagnosis and repair
o four-wheel drive and traction control systems diagnosis and repair
o all other basic repairs such as brakes, suspension, timing belts, water pumps, flush services, etc.

Wages

Technicians base wages depend on experience and ASE certifications ranging from a lube technician to an A-level Master technician $18-$40 hourly. Plus, eligibility for weekly team performance bonus ranging from $0-$525.00 per week. Training and certifications are paid for by Repair Revolution. Additionally, all employees receive the benefit package listed on the career home page.