Automotive Service Technician in Lynnwood, WA at Northwest Motorsport

Date Posted: 5/31/2023

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Location: 17319 Highway 99
Lynnwood, WA 98037
Job Type: Production
Experience: Associate


Pickup your career at Northwest Motorsport! As the largest independent dealership in the Pacific Northwest, we're always looking for talented, self-motivated individuals to join our growing team. If you think you are ready to be a part of an exciting team, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant friendly, online job application!

Job Description

The Automotive Service Technician performs multi-point inspections and repairs on Dealer inventory as well as customer vehicles as needed. The ideal candidate has formal experience in performing diagnostics, multi-point inspections, and repairs on all makes and models of vehicles. Candidates must have a professional set of tools to use on the job, a strong technical performance record, and strong physical dexterity and stamina to get the job done. He or she must be able to work productively in a fast-paced team environment and must be able to deliver quality results.  Attention to detail and safety procedures is a MUST.

What You’ll Do:

  • Maintains vehicle functional condition by listening to operator complaints, conducting inspections, repairing engine failures, repairing mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions, and replacing parts and components
  • Verifies vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives and adjusting controls and systems
  • Complies with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards
  • Performs multi-point inspections and repairs on dealer inventory as directed
  • Maintains vehicle records by recording service and repairs
  • Performs diagnostics on all vehicle systems including electrical, steering/suspension, engine performance, etc as needed
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders, and verifying receipt
  • Keeps shop equipment clean and orderly and assists the Shop Manager with monitoring all machines, tools and equipment for any necessary maintenance
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications
  • Accomplishes maintenance and organization mission by completing related results as needed
  • Follows all safety and security procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What We’re Looking For:

  • 2+ years experience performing automotive mechanical work in a formal shop setting or equivalent formal education in automotive repair preferred
  • Strong diagnostic skills
  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • Industry related certifications are a plus
  • Able to bend, kneel, squat, stand, and lift heavy objects as needed
  • High energy level
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Some lifting up to 75lbs
  • Frequent walking required
  • Broad scope of knowledge in automotive mechanical/electrical, aftermarket parts, and inventory control
  • Highly professional and dependable
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong attendance record
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Commitment to safety management
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must have own tools/box
  • Basic computer and internet skills
  • Dedication to punctuality and attendance is vital

What We Offer:

  • Up to $35/hour depending upon skills and experience, plus bonus structure
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Voluntary Life, Short, & Long-Term Disability
  • 401K with 4% Company Match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company provided uniforms 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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