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Automotive Technician (KP)

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Pep Boys Full-Time Lakeside, CA Mar 13, 2018

Job Description

Job Description

Pep Boys is currently hiring in multiple locations in the Lakeside area for the following positions:

Master Technicians
General Service Technicians

And more opportunities…


A High School Diploma or GED

6 months for entry level to 10+ years ,for Master Technicians, of related experience in the automotive service environment and a high level of motivation, energy and customer focused attitude

Must have a valid driver’s license.

Pre-employment drug test/physical/ background check

If you have a positive, can-do attitude, and want to advance in your automotive career, please respond with your resume and contact information and our Pep Boys Recruiter will be in touch with you very shortly!

Job Requirements

Position Summary

Contribute to the growth of the organization across all lines of business through customer engagement, expert product and service knowledge, follow-up, and follow through at the service desk.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure a thorough safety and mechanical vehicle inspection is completed and documented in the work order system for every car assigned to him/her that comes into the shop. Ability to communicate repairs that are necessary for the safety and operational efficiency of the vehicle to customers and management. Recommends additional repairs and services pertaining to scheduled maintenance, vehicle enhancements, and/or upgrades as appropriate. Adheres to MAP (UICS) standards.
  • Conduct a wide variety of diagnoses and repairs; including but not limited to brakes, all tire related services, including mounting, balancing, and flat repairs, state safety and emissions testing (where required), fluid changes, steering and suspension, maintenance services, starting and charging. Responsible for securing vehicle during repairs and after repairs are completed.
  • Maintain technical capabilities to ensure proficient, safe use of service equipment. Interprets and applies technical instructions in diagram and text form.
  • Maintain company directed productivity, training development plan, and comeback performance levels.
  • Approachable and knowledgeable resource regarding technical matters related to installation and proper application of parts and accessories, while also providing accurate and effective direction, advice and assistance to service advisors, other technicians, commercial, retail and parts associates, management, and customers.
  • Partner with Management to produce a safe and healthy work environment that complies with all local, state, and federal laws, as well as with company policies and procedures. Expected to comply with loss prevention, safety, and environmental codes and ordinances.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Company Description Auto Plus is a major U.S.-based distributor of automotive aftermarket parts. Since 1921, Pep Boys has been one of the nation’s leading automotive aftermarket chains with over 7,500 service bays in over 800 locations in 35 states and Puerto Rico. Together, the united organization, Auto Plus Pep Boys, has over 21,000 associates in more than 20 distribution centers and over 1,000 corporate locations. In addition, the company supports more than 530 independently-owned stores and over 2,400 independently-owned service centers across the nation. Auto Plus Pep Boys is owned by Icahn Enterprises L.P. (“Icahn Enterprises”; NASDAQ: IEP)

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