Meineke - New Orleans - Technician Jobs in New Orleans, LA


Under The Hood

Is the shop heated? Air conditioned?

Shop is heated.

What is the size of the team I’d be working with?

Three to Four Technicians, Two Service Writers and Store Manager

What are the shop hours and what are the shift timeframes?

Shop hours are Monday to Friday 7:30 to 5:30. Saturday 8-2.

What tools does the shop provide that are available for all technicians to use?

All special tools provided. Technicians required to have own tools.

What type of break room facility is provided?

Large break area/kitchenette upstairs.

How many bays does your shop have?

Six bays

How many repair orders do you average per month?


What is your parts ordering process?

Most parts received within one hour from all vendors.

What is your policy on side work?

Technicians allowed to work on their personal vehicles on Saturdays when they are not scheduled to work.

Are there any other unique features of the work environment worth noting?

Professional calm collected and efficient work environment with any questions answered or problems solved by our in house Advanced Level Master Technician.

Do you offer any skills training or continuing education opportunities?

Paid reimbursement for ASE Certification.

Can you describe opportunities for career growth at your business?

Learn while working from Advanced Level Master Technician

Can you describe your performance review process?

Performance review based on technician efficiency to complete jobs on time and schedule.

What type of safety training is required?

Basic lift operation. Steel toe boots required.

Can you describe how Techs work with and mentor younger techs?

Very well. We are a team. Help is readily available.

How does your shop get involved with the local community?

Donate to and sponsor local organizations.

Do you do anything with local high schools or tech schools to encourage more students to enter the profession?

We are in the process of working with local schools.

Where do you see the shop in five years?

Thriving while also opening more locations.

Do you have an application form and how long does it typically take to complete?

Yes. 15 minutes.

Do you phone screen applicants before doing in-person interviews?

In-person is the best way to assess all applicants.

What do your in-person interviews entail?

Review of work history. Knowledge based questions to ensure applicant has ability to perform designated tasks. Offer pay scale based on experience.

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?


After an in-person interview, approximately how long should I expect to wait for a rejection or an offer?

After interview.

Approximately how long does the full hiring process take from submitting the application to the time of the hiring decision?

1-2 days.

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: $65,000 - $110,000/year ($31.25 - $52.88/hr)

Diagnosis. Bumper to bumper repairs.

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 ($24.04 - $36.06/hr)

Brakes, suspension, tune ups, cooling system, gaskets.

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: $40,000 - $50,000/year ($19.23 - $24.04/hr)

Brakes, flushes, oil change, tires and alignments.

Lube Technician
Lube Technicians are entry level technicians that focus on routine maintenance such as oil changes, changing tires, and inspections.
Pay Range: $35,000 - $36,000/year ($16.83 - $17.31/hr)

Change oil. Replace and repair tires.

Health Insurance Offered
Offered after 90 probational period.
Dental Insurance Offered
Offered after 90 probational period.
Vision Insurance Offered
Offered after 90 probational period.
Retirement Plan Offered
Offered after 90 probational period.
Sick Leave Offered
Unpaid sick leave without penalty.
Vacation Offered
2 hours PTO for every week of work after 90 days.
Paid Holidays Offered
Paid major holidays when shop closes.
ST / LT Disability Offered
Offered after 90 probational period.
Life Insurance Offered
Offered after 90 probational period.
Uniforms Offered
11 sets of uniforms provided.
Other Offered
Catered lunch every Friday.