Automotive Apprentice

Leggat Discovery Ford is seeking Apprentice technicians to join our Quick Lane Service team.

We offer a competitive compensation plan along with group benefit program.


Responsibilities

  • Document and perform work as outlined on repair order following all dealership and factory standards.
  • Drain oil from crankcase and refill with required amount of oil; replace oil and air filters.
  • Inspect vehicle fluid levels and replace or replenish as necessary.
  • Check tire pressure and add air if needed.
  • Communicate with parts department to obtain needed parts.
  • Keep shop area neat and clean.
  • Maintain accountability for all dealership-owned tools and manuals.
  • Operate all tools and equipment in a safe manner.
  • Perform work specified on the repair order with efficiency and in accordance with dealership.
  • Test-drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using diagnostic tools and special service equipment.
  • Diagnose, maintain, and repair vehicle automotive systems including engine, transmission, electrical steering, suspension, brakes, air conditioning, etc.
  • Communicate directly with the Service Advisor so that customers are well-informed of any additional services needed.
  • Provide an estimate of time needed for additional repairs.
  • Executing repairs under warranty to manufacturer specifications.


Qualifications

  • Eagerness to improve
  • Entry-level qualifications, including Diagnostic, Electrical and Engine Repair preferred
  • Strong physical dexterity for working with tools
  • Collaborates well with others in a team setting
  • Strong communication skills
  • Punctual and reliable
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Positive, friendly attitude, along with a customer service mentality
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment
  • Willingness to learn new technology, repair and service procedures and specifications
  • Able to operate electronic diagnostic equipment
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record supported by a current driver's abstract
Leggat Discovery Ford
Department
Service
Employment Type
Full Time
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