Georgia Employer AUTO GENERAL SERVICE TECHNICIAN in Conyers, Georgia
Position SummaryThe General Service Technician must have a mechanical aptitude and is able to perform basic automotive services including mounting and balancing tires, tire repairs, oil changes, vehicle inspections and other less technical services while delivering an excellent customer experience. Responsible also to maintain clean and safe work areas in the tire and service department. The General Service Technician may be required to provide advice to and sell customers on automotive services and repairs that are recommended or required for their vehicle.Duties & ResponsibilitiesLearn how to diagnose and repair basic automotive including brakes, alignments, suspensions, cooling and electricalContinuously learn new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay abreast with rapidly changing automotive technologyChange engine oil and filterInstall and perform tire maintenanceInstall batteries and check starting / charging systemsInstall headlights and other small bulbsRepair flat tiresInstall wiper bladesStock and unload tiresAssist fellow technicians/mechanics in performing technical activitiesKeep store management aware of mechanical repair problems as they occurClean and maintain an organized and neat shopAdhere to all company policy, procedure, safety and environmental rulesKnowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesA valid driver\'s licensePassion for career as a Technician in the automotive industryEager to learn and competitive drive to succeedMust be at least 18 years of ageHigh School Diploma or GEDAvailability to work days, nights, holidays, and weekends as neededSuccessful completion of pre-employment background checkPhysical Demands/Work EnvironmentThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.Physical DemandsExtensive standing, walking, pushing and reaching.Need full range of motion for reaching, bending and stooping.Repetitive movement of hands, arms, legs.May drive a vehicle if needed.Frequent lifting of heavy equipment \>100 pounds is required.May work outside and be exposed to weather.Exposure to adverse weather conditions, chemicals, odors, dirt and dust.Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Pep Boys is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all applicants without regard to their race, color, sex, age, marital status, religion, creed, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or inclusion in any other category protected by law.