Entry Level Automotive Technician - Columbus, OH

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Columbus , OH 43216

Posted 2 months ago

Entry Level Automotive Technician - Columbus, OH

Date: Apr 7, 2021


Columbus, OH, US, 43215-2517

Company: Goodyear

Job Req ID: JR-40056065

Goodyear. More Driven.


Safety is our priority! COVID-19 protocols are in place, including mandatory face coverings, social distancing, disinfection standards, and others to protect our associates and our guests.

Goodyear owns and operates more than 580 tire and auto service centers nationwide. We offer a fun, fast paced work environment, with competitive base pay. Our comprehensive benefit package includes medical plans, 401(k), certification reimbursement and paid vacations. At Goodyear we invest in you and your future by providing excellent training for our technician, sales team and management positions. We offer fast track career advancement opportunities for hard working, team players who can deliver results. If you are looking for more than a job, apply today and begin your career with the tire and auto service innovation leader!


As an Entry LevelAutomotive Technician, you will gain hands-on experience in one of Goodyear's Auto Service centers by learning how to perform basic automotive services while delivering outstanding service.Youwillalsobecome familiarwithhow tomount and balance tires,perform oil changes,andconductadditional automotive preventative maintenance. We encourage you to allow us to invest in your success as you invest in ours; apply today!

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Learn howto complete basicautomotiveserviceslikemounting and balancing tires, tire repairs, oil changes, filtersreplacements, and more.

  • Trainwith mid and senior level automotive technicians to learnadditional automotive services.

  • Demonstrateexcellentguestservice, whichincludes providing clear communication and feedback about guest vehicles.

  • Promote teamwork to deliver onguestexpectations

  • Maintain strict adherence tocompanypolicy on vehicle care and operation

  • Perform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods of time, which may include light and heavy lifting, including consumer tires and wheels, standing, bending, and squatting.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Valid driver's license

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • No relocation is being offered for this position

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.without company sponsorship now or in the future

Preferred Qualifications:

  • HighSchoolDiploma or GED

  • Previous automotive preventative maintenance experience

  • Previous formal automotive training/ Entry Level/ General Labor

Position Criteria:

  • Strong work ethic; independently motivated to produce results with limited influence from others

  • Hard worker, someone who worksdiligently to get tasks done and demonstrates personal characteristics, such as responsibility, dependability, conscientiousness, communication, and teamwork

  • Ability to review, analyze, and interpret information, identify problems, and make decisions

  • Display a commitment to learning new technologies within the rapidly changing automotive industry

  • Ability to read, understand, and follow procedures and guidelines

  • Depending on location, our stores may be open 7 days a week from 7am-8pm, which may include weekends and some holidays

  • Commitment tofollowingestablished safety policies and procedures.

Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centres in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate.

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please call (312) 915-5548

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