ZCS Auto Restoration - Technician Jobs in Phoenix, AZ

About Us

Our Philosophy: To love what we do, be proud of the quality we produce, and create a positive customer experience. When it comes to Classic Car Restoration in Phoenix, Arizona or anywhere in the United States, ZCS Auto Restoration is not like other classic auto restoration shops. Quality is not just in the product we produce, but in the experience we provide for both employees and customers. Experience, Knowledge and Expertise give our staff the tools to turn out a superior product. Our experts have many years of experience in all aspects of Auto Restoration Services - from Mechanical to Body & Paint, and everything else in between, and we are searching for new talent to join our growing team. Our focus on Craftsmanship comes from a love of what we do. We consider ourselves Artisans, with creativity and an attention to detail that allow us to create a superior product. Combining customer ideas with our own designs, and creating a fantastic outcome - this is what makes us unique. But all of the Quality we produce and Craftsmanship that we create are backed by one main thing - Integrity. ZCS Auto Restoration is a company that began in 2003 with a passion for cars, and a love for bringing them back to their original glory. We believe in honesty, personal service, and bringing back the "Old-School" relationships that business' used to have with their customers - all while providing a positive work experience. A mutually successful collaboration with our employees is our goal. A positive work environment is a top priority at ZCS Auto Restoration. Ours is a team environment, and we take pride in our employee retention rate. It is our objective to make sure that our employees are happy, and believe that a happy employee is a productive employee. Open communication is a daily habit here. Over the years, we have learned that above all, we have to have a passion for what we do. To enjoy going to work every day, be proud of our achievements, and do what we love - that's our mission here at ZCS Auto Restoration.


  • Our new facility - over 16,000sf.  We moved in summer of 2021 and are continuing to remodel
  • Reception Area
  • Inside workroom - electrical, upholstery, etc...
  • Kitchen area with 3 refrigerators, sink, microwave and toaster ovens
  • Comfortable break area
  • Parts department
  • Busy Restoration shop with several different projects in different stages
  • Our new facility has over 14,000 of shop space with multiple lifts, workstations, open space and a paint and body shop
  • Brand new lifts
  • Several separate workstations, and lots of room for collaborative work too
  • With over 14,000 sf of work space, there is plenty of room to move around in.
  • Our shop is newly reinsulated with brand new evaporative coolers and brand new AC in workrooms.
  • Approximately 15,000sf of outside secure space for plenty of fresh air - 3 roll up doors for easy access.  Please note:  we have recently repainted building which is not shown here.

Under The Hood

Is the shop heated? Air conditioned?

No, but we have evaporative coolers and fan systems which is appropriate for Arizona.

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

8 total 4 technicians

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

Monday - Friday 8am - 4:30pm NO WEEKENDS!

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

We provide full and major tools but encourage technicians to provide their own set of tools as well.

What type of break room facility is provided?

We have a break area with dining table and chairs, plus a full kitchen area. Multiple refrigerators , microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, water cooler etc..

How many bays does your shop have?


How many repair orders do you average per month?

No repairs completed here, we specialize in full restorations

What is your parts ordering process?

Completed through the office, with colaboration with technician

What is your policy on side work?

On a case by case basis it can be discussed

Do you offer any skills training or continuing education opportunities?

No formal plan, but will always discuss with candidates depending on their needs and requirements.

Can you describe opportunities for career growth at your business?

We are a growing business and there is ample opportunities to grow within our business, we always strive to promote from within.

Can you describe your performance review process?

No formal process, we do have a 90 day and yearly review.

What type of safety training is required?

None required

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

No formal mentoring plan in place, we have a teamwork environment where open communication and collaboration are encouraged.

How does your shop get involved with the local community?

Not currently but will consider opportunites for the future

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

Not currently but will consider opportunites for the future

Where do you see the shop in five years?

We will continue to grow and take on ever increasing, complex projects. We have a plan in place for more creative ventures.

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

Our application form takes about 10 minutes to complete

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

No phone screens required

What do your in-person interviews entail?

Our in-person interviews are usually 15-30 minutes. It's an opportunity to go over resume, learn about the business, and to find out if candidate is a good fit with our team. Usually you meet with owner and it includes a shop tour.

Do you perform background checks, drug screening, or personality tests before hiring an applicant?

Yes, we require background checks and drug screens to be completed.

Do you perform a skill assessment before hiring an applicant? If yes, what does it entail?

No, skills assessments are not required before hiring.

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

You can expect to hear answer within 3-5 business days

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

The full hiring process can typically be 1-2 weeks, depending on schedules

Automotive Technician for Classic Cars Pay Range: $40,000 - $65,000/year

ZCS is open Monday thru Friday and closed on weekends. We offer a 40-hour work week with paid time off and an insurance stipend.

Automotive Technician - Entry Level Pay Range: $40,000 - $52,000/year ($19.23 - $25.00/hr)

ZCS is open Monday thru Friday and closed on weekends. We offer a 40-hour work week with paid time off and an insurance stipend.

Auto Body Apprentice Pay Range: $40,000 - $52,000/year ($19.23 - $25.00/hr)

ZCS is open Monday thru Friday and closed on weekends. We offer a 40-hour work week with paid time off and an insurance stipend.

Health Insurance Offered
Offered after 90 days of employment Reimburse employees up to a certain amount for their own individual policy
Dental Insurance Not Offered
Vision Insurance Not Offered
Retirement Plan Not Offered
Sick Leave Not Offered
Vacation Offered
Paid time off 10 days per year, can be sick, personal days, etc..
Paid Holidays Offered
Christmas, New Years, Thanksgiving, 4th of July, Labor Day, and Memorial Day
ST / LT Disability Not Offered
Life Insurance Not Offered
Uniforms Offered
Shirts are provided
Other Not Offered

Shop Talk

Here is a quick update on a project we have going on in the shop!

Here we talk about what a typical day is like as a technician at ZCS Auto Restoration

What makes ZCS different?

Take a look at our facility!