Bridgestone Americas, Inc Automotive Tire Maintenance Technician / Mechanic in SANTA CLARA, California

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC employs over 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. The store locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, Expert Tire, and Wheel Works. With 2,200 locations across America and over $3 billion in tire and auto service sales, Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build a career. Learn more!

Position Summary:

Continue learning new techniques to stay abreast in a rapidly growing automotive industry while diagnosing and repairing break, hydraulic, exhaust, electrical, suspension, alignment, air conditioning and computer systems.

Responsibilities:

Job Responsibilities of Tire/Maintenance Technician :

  • Learn how to diagnose and repair basic systems to become certified in a minimum of 5 areas with a preference for brakes, alignments, suspensions, cooling and electrical

  • Change oil and/or transmission fluid and filters

  • Install batteries and checks electrical systems

  • Install and perform tire maintenance

  • Install parts which include shock absorbers and exhaust systems

  • Road test vehicles

Qualifications:

Requirements

  • Demonstrate the ability to learn basic mechanical tasks

  • A high level of motivation and energy and strong customer service skills

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Benefits, Privileges and Growth Opportunities

  • We offer over 31 Benefits and Privileges to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, cash balance retirement plan and more.

  • We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer , in fact, “One of our strengths is found in our commitment to serve a diverse customer population with diverse teams of teammates."

  • Over 100 years of success is an indication of the stability our workforce enjoys.

Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred Not Specified

Requisition ID 2016-77637

Posted Date 7/31/2017

Location US-CA-SANTA CLARA

Zip Code 95051

Functional Area ..

Category Automotive Technician

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.