Automotive Tire Maintenance Technician / Mechanic

Bridgestone Corporation
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
**Opportunity Details:** **Overview:** **We Promise to Care** We understand that we offer more than just car service. We rescue people from bad days and we offer solutions for difficult situations. We are people of integrity and we believe that fundamental honesty is the keystone of our business. We are committed to doing the hard work necessary to earn the loyalty of our teammates and our customers by providing a positive experience every time. We are proud and passionate to represent the brand of Bridgestone. _Every day, in every store, with every teammate and every customer???._ **_We promise to care!_** **Our Purpose:** To be the most trusted provider of automotive care in every neighborhood we serve. **Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC** employs over 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. **Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.** **_Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career!_** **Responsibilities:** **Job Responsibilities of Tire/Maintenance Technician** **:** + Learn how to diagnose and repair basic systems to become certified in a minimum of 5 areas with a preference for brakes, alignments, suspensions, cooling and electrical + Change oil and/or transmission fluid and filters + Install batteries and checks electrical systems + Install and perform tire maintenance + Install parts which include shock absorbers and exhaust systems + Road test vehicles **Qualifications:** + Demonstrate the ability to learn basic mechanical tasks + 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. **If you meet the qualifications listed above, possess a can do attitude and have a desire to progress in your career with the automotive service industry leader who puts their mechanics / auto technicians first, please apply today!** **_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._** + 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. **Store Address** _459 FARMINGTON AVE_ **Employee Type** _Regular Full-Time_ **Degree Preferred** _High School_ **Requisition ID** _2016-91200_ **Location** _US_ _-_ _CT_ _-_ _PLAINVILLE_ **Region** _HF11 Hartford_ **Category** _Automotive Technician_