Under The Hood
Is the shop heated? Air conditioned?
Our shop is heated and has good air flow in the summer!
What is the size of the team I’d be working with?
We run a team of about 5-6 techs and 4 Service Advisors
What are the shop hours and what are the shift timeframes?
Our shop hours are Monday-Friday from 7:00am-5:00pm
What tools does the shop provide that are available for all technicians to use?
We supply major equipment and specialty tools. Techs provide their own set of tools as well
What type of break room facility is provided?
We have 2 break rooms for employees both are air conditioned
How many bays does your shop have?
15 Bays and 1 mobile heavy-duty bay
How many repair orders do you average per month?
We average between 1200 to 1400!
What is your parts ordering process?
We have a full-service parts department that can supply parts as soon as the same day!
What is your policy on side work?
Employees are able to work on their own cars after hours with a repair order!
Do you offer any skills training or continuing education opportunities?
We do offer on the job training as well as Mopar training!
Can you describe opportunities for career growth at your business?
Once established, and trained, this is a rewarding career. There's always room for growth and education for the right technician willing to put in the time and work
Can you describe your performance review process?
We do yearly reviews. We discuss the candidate's performance from the past year, this includes the positives and what they might be able to work on. We also discuss goals for the upcoming year
What type of safety training is required?
We work with KPA to ensure tech knows how to work hoist and other items associated with job!
Can you describe how Techs work with and mentor younger techs?
Most of our techs who have been here for 25 years are more than willing to show the next group the tricks of the trade. When time permits they will be available to work side by side and answer any questions
How does your shop get involved with the local community?
Do you do anything with local high schools or tech schools to encourage more students to enter the profession?
We do high school events such as showcasing products and careers in the automotive field
Where do you see the shop in five years?
I see our shop as more of a computer lab with electric cars on the rise. That being said, having good hard-working employees around us will be instrumental in our business growth. We're always looking to stay current in the industry, and take our company to the next level
Is there anything else you’d like to mention about career development and community?
Do you have an application form and how long does it typically take to complete?
Application can be filled out in about 15 minutes
Do you phone screen applicants before doing in-person interviews?
We do a light phone screen to see if the person is a fit for the position, and how serious they are. They then get moved into the in-person portion of the process
What do your in-person interviews entail?
Interview is completed with the manager. We discuss work history, skill set, and career goals. We also like to see if the candidate will be a good fit, and how they interact with others
Do you perform background checks, drug screening, or personality tests before hiring an applicant?
Do you perform a skill assessment before hiring an applicant? If yes, what does it entail?
Skill assessment is done through the interview process
After an in-person interview, approximately how long should I expect to wait for a rejection or an offer?
Approximately how long does the full hiring process take from submitting the application to the time of the hiring decision?
7 to 14 days
Is there anything else you’d like to mention about your hiring process?
A Level Technician
A Level Technicians are highly skilled technicians that have strengths in their diagnostic and mechanical ability. This level of technician typically has many years of experience and education. We view an A Level Technician as the highest skilled technician in a shop
Pay Range: $75,000 - $130,000/year
B Level Technician
B Level Technicians are skilled in mechanical repair and, while not their specialty, have some diagnostic skills. B Level Technicians generally have a fair amount of experience and can be trusted to handle most repairs.
Pay Range: $50,000 - $75,000/year
C Level Technician
C Level Technicians are more of entry level technicians. C Level Technicians’ responsibilities typically include basic maintenance, alignments, brake and suspension work, along with other base level repairs.
Pay Range: $30,000 - $50,000/year
Lube Technicians are entry level technicians that focus on routine maintenance such as oil changes, changing tires, and inspections.
Pay Range: $15 - $21/hour
Service Advisors are primarily customer focused and, as one of the faces of the shop, they are critical in keeping customers happy. Service Advisors are frequently focused on taking customer calls, relaying information to technicians, and selling repair jobs. Both technical and sales experience are helpful for this position.
Pay Range: $45,000 - $70,000/year
- Health Insurance Offered
- Health insurance is offered
- Dental Insurance Offered
- Dental insurance is offered
- Vision Insurance Not Offered
- no vision insurance offered
- Retirement Plan Offered
- We offer a 401K plan
- Sick Leave Not Offered
- Vacation Offered
- Vacation is offered
- Paid Holidays Offered
- Paid Holidays
- ST / LT Disability Offered
- Short term
- Life Insurance Not Offered
- Uniforms Offered
- Uniforms are offered
- Other Not Offered
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