Blain Supply

  • Automotive Service Center Technician

    Job Locations US-MI-Jackson
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/6/2018 5:11 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-6627
    # of Openings
    3
    Job Class
    Retail Store
    Category
    Automotive Service
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Founded in 1955, Blain's Farm and Fleet is a specialty retailer with privately-held stores in the Midwest. Our philosophy is simple: offer the hardest working people in America an honest value and the best customer service. We do this by carrying the best brands at the lowest price possible, and hiring and training talented, hardworking people. As a member of the Blain’s Farm & Fleet family, you will benefit from a stable work environment, family-owned company that is closed on major holidays and offers a comprehensive, competitive benefits plan.

    Responsibilities

    As a Service Center Automotive Technician, you’ll perform a wide range of services and duties in our Automotive Service Center. Our services performed depend on your level of experience. We have options for entry level and advanced technicians and pride ourselves with our ongoing training. Our levels of expertise are outlined below:

     

    Tech Level I:
    1.)
    Repair and install tires
    2.) Balance wheels
    3.) Install batteries, head lamps and other basic automotive parts
    4.) Perform oil changes

     

    Tech Level II:
    1.) Shock/strut installation
    2.) Exhaust system installation
    3.) Installation of trailer hitches
    4.) Transmission fluid exchanges

    5.) All Level I duties

     

    Tech Level III:
    1.) Repair starting and charging systems
    2.) Steering
    3.) Suspension
    4.) Alignments
    5.) Brake system repair

    5.) All Level I and Level II duties

     

    All levels must demonstrate awareness and compliance with safety and Loss Prevention policies and/or procedures. 

    Qualifications

    • Must possess a valid driver’s license
    • Must have great communication skills
    • Ability to work nights when needed and at least every other weekend
    • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screening and background checks
    • Ability to read and speak English
    • Ability to effectively communicate with customers and coworkers
    • Must be 18 years of age or older
    • Prior auto repair experience is preferred
    • Prior retail experience preferred
    • *Michigan Stores Only* ASE A4 and A6 Certifications required for Tech Level II and ASE A3, A4, A5 and A6 Certifications required for Tech Level III OR equivalent Michigan certifications.

     Benefits:

    • Healthcare*
    • Paid Holidays and Paid Vacations*
    • 401(k)*
    • Profit sharing*
    • Parental leave*
    • Flexible work schedule
    • Associate discount program
    • Exciting and engaging work environment
    • Short and long term disability and life insurance

    *Elgibility Required

    Job Class

    Retail Store

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