Automotive Tire & Lube Technician

Virginia Tire And Auto Vienna , VA 22181

Posted 1 month ago

Our Automotive Tire & Lube Technicians are passionate about working on cars and enjoy working in a fast paced environment. From Mazda's to Maserati's, you'll get to work on many different makes and models mounting and balancing tires, performing oil changes and other automotive services. Our shops are filled with the latest tools and technologies, and through our apprenticeship program you get the opportunity to learn and grow. Virginia Tire & Auto is the place to start your automotive careeror take it to the next level.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Perform automotive services on customer vehicles, such as:

  • Mount and balance tires

  • Tire repairs

  • Oil changes

  • Install batteries

  • Complete a 25 point vehicle condition report on all vehicles serviced

  • Assist in maintaining a well-organized and clean shop atmosphere

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Have and maintain a valid driver's license

  • Entry Level Position, however, experience is desired and will be compensated for accordingly

  • Virginia Tire & Auto has a strong commitment to our people, providing extensive training, a healthy culture, and opportunities for growth. We are seeking applicants interested in making a commitment to Virginia Tire & Auto and their career.

WHY YOU'LL LOVE US

Mission matters here. At Virginia Tire & Auto our mission is to take the stress out of car care. We do that by taking the stress out of our employees lives by fostering an employee-first culture where employees are appreciated and valued. And by being a values-based business with a conscious. We are looking for individuals to join our team who want to share our values: to be professional, genuine, attentive and forward-thinking.

WHAT WE'LL DO FOR YOU

We provide our employees:

  • Great starting salary and room to grow

  • Energy filled, busy shops

  • Predictable schedules

  • Clean professional work environment with a team that wants to see you succeed

  • Access to industry best tools and technologies

  • A company culture designed to support your career growth

  • Industry best paid vacation and holidays

  • Affordable health insurance

  • Gym Membership Reimbursements

  • Life & Disability Insurance

  • 401(k)

WHO WE ARE

Virginia Tire & Auto is making car care as stress-free as possible. We are proud to be a Top Family Owned Business in the DC area, a Top Shop by Tire Review Magazine and a consistent Best of NOVA Auto Repair winner. Virginia Tire & Auto is committed to employee advancement and growth by offering career paths and stability to its 400+ employees.

Virginia Tire & Auto promotes a smoke-free, drug-free environment.

Virginia Tire & Auto is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


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Automotive Tire & Lube Technician

Virginia Tire And Auto