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Master Automotive Technician

Company: Apple Honda (NY)
Location: Riverhead
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

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$10,000 SIGNING BONUS FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES

Apple Honda  is looking for experienced MASTER OR LEVEL A Automotive Technicians/Mechanics. Be a part of one of the most important teams in the dealership - The service department! WE PAY TOP DOLLAR FOR EXPERIENCE!!  Top producers currently at $200,000!

Job Responsibilities/Description:

* Confer with customers or service advisors to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems and discuss work to be performed and future repair requirements

* Test-drive vehicles and test components and systems using diagnostic tools and special service equipment

* Perform quality inspections of vehicle repairs prior to returning the vehicle to the customer

* Oversee the inspection of automobiles to identify faulty components and facilitate process for repairs

* Supervise the activities of automotive service technicians to ensure efficient job performance and timely repairs

* Diagnose, maintain, and repair vehicle automotive systems including engine, transmission, electrical, steering, suspension, braking, air conditioning, etc.

* Communicate directly with the service advisor so that customers can be informed if any additional service is needed while providing an estimate of time needed for additional repairs

* Execute repairs under warranty to manufacturer specifications

* Attend workshops and study relevant publications to stay up-to-date with developments in the automotive service industry.

* Ensure automotive service staff comply with environmental laws and regulations

* Oversee the procurement of vehicle parts automotive equipment and various other items required in an auto service department

* Evaluate the performance of automotive service staff in order to acknowledge efficient employees and guide underperforming ones

* Listen to client complaints and assist in addressing their issues and resolving challenges

* Oversee the disposal of wastes such as used engine oil, soot to ensure adherence to health and safety laws

Job Requirements:

As a Master Automotive Technician (Automotive Mechanic), you will be experienced and aware of the latest automotive technologies and be a persistent problem solver. We have determined some factors that may enable your success as an Automotive Technician:

* LEVEL 1-3 Honda  certification PREFERRED

* 3 ASE Certifications or 5+ years experience required

* Team oriented, flexible and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service

* Must have working knowledge of shop equipment such as wheel and tire equipment, alignment system, diagnostic equipment, AC equipment, etc.

* Must have a valid driver’s license

* Strong communication and customer service orientation: A good mechanic must be able to communicate and relate very well with customers. This quality is very important in conveying information on car condition to customers and convincing them that you are capable of handling the problem. Customers will always feel at ease when complex technical issues are explained to them in plain language that they can easily understand

* Good diagnostic and problem solving skills: A good auto mechanic should be able to quickly identify the source of minor problems manually. For complex problems, using diagnostic tools is important. Also, it is very important that the mechanic is able to fix or offer solution to the problems in real time

* Dexterous and energetic: He/she should be skilled at using complex hand tools. In addition, he/she must be energetic and have the stamina to sit, stand, bend, kneel, and squat while carrying out his/her job

* Educated and certified: These two requirements may not be mandatory, but they are necessary. For one to be employed as a mechanic, he/she must be trained. Going ahead to obtain a recognized certificate like the ASE certificate for auto technicians presents him/her as a true professional.

* Innovative and ability to learn fast: A good automobile mechanic must always be on the lookout for better techniques and tools for carrying out his/her duties. He/she must be able to learn and adapt fast to changes in diagnostic and repair technology.

All of these statements above are intended to outline the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

We Offer: * Competitive Wages! * Paid Vacation! * Health Insurance!

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Up to $200,000.00 per year

Benefits:

* 401(k)

* Dental insurance

* Disability insurance

* Employee discount

* Flexible schedule

* Flexible spending account

* Health insurance

* Paid time off

* Retirement plan

* Vision insurance

Schedule:

* 8 hour shift

* Day shift

* Holidays

* Monday to Friday

* Overtime

* Weekends

Supplemental Pay:

* Bonus pay

* Commission pay

* Signing bonus

COVID-19 considerations:

We provide masks and hand sanitizer for both our customers and employees.

Location:

* Riverhead, NY 11901

* Driver's License

Skills:

* Customer service

* Sales

* Alignment

* Mechanic experience

* Auto body repair

* Brakes

* Welding

* Diagnostics

Typical start time:

* 7AM Shop Opens

Typical end time:

* 6PM Shop Closes

Pay Frequency:

* Weekly

Vehicle Type:

* Cars and light trucks

Shop Type:

* Dealership

Certification Reimbursement:

* Yes

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

* Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused

* Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking

* Aggressive -- competitive and growth-oriented

* Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture

* Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes

* People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused

* Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

This Job Is:

* A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply

* Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED

* A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply

* Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

Benefit Conditions:

* Waiting period may apply

* Only full-time employees eligible

Keywords: Apple Honda (NY), New Haven , Master Automotive Technician, Other , Riverhead, Connecticut

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