Bridgestone Americas, Inc Automotive Lead Master Technician / Mechanic in HILO, Hawaii

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC employs over 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. The store locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works. With 2,200 locations across America and over $3 billion in tire and auto service sales, Firestone Complete Auto Care is the right place to build a career. Learn more!

Position Summary:

This position requires your experience and technical expertise to diagnose drivability and electrical systems. All while using your leadership and mentoring skills to drive a team to increase customer care and satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities of Automotive Senior 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 and neat bay.

Qualifications:

Requirements

  • At least 2-3 years of strong automotive mechanical diagnosis, problem-solving and repair experience.

  • 3 ASE certifications are required for this position.

  • You'll also need a high level of motivation, energy and a customer-focused attitude.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

  • Pre-employment drug test/physical/ background check will help assure we build teams of people who can best work with others and serve customer needs.

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.

Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred ..

Requisition ID 2016-87711

Posted Date 7/31/2017

Location US-HI-HILO

Zip Code 96720

Functional Area ..

Category Automotive Technician

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.