Karl Chevrolet Quick Lube Technician in Ankeny, Iowa
Quick technicians inspect and maintain automobiles and light trucks that run on gasoline, electricity, or alternative fuels, such as ethanol. They perform basic care maintenance, such as oil changes, replacement of wiper blades, bulbs, filters and rotate/balance tires.
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:
The draining and refilling of oil in vehicles, replacement of filters, bulb check and replacement, tire rotations, brake inspections, balancing of tires, wiper blade cleaning, inspection and replacement when needed. The resetting of the oil life monitor system, the resetting of the tire pressure sensor monitoring system are all part of the duties that will be required.
The ability to perform the services quickly and accurately requires good reasoning ability and a thorough knowledge of automobiles. Lube technician jobs require strong communication and detail skills. Technicians need good reading, mathematics, and computer skills. They must also read to keep up with new technology and learn new service procedures and specifications of required parts and fluids.
A high school diploma/GED is required as is a clean driving record. Factory training provided by the dealership and ASE certification is encouraged for this position.
Technicians are exposed to heat, cold and exhaust fumes. They use solvents and cleaners that may cause skin irritation. The proper safety equipment should be used at all times. Technicians are required to bend, twist and lift heavy objects. The technician should use the proper equipment to lift items that are too heavy or ask for assistance when needed. Technicians are required to wear steel toed boots and walk or stand on concrete during their shift. Pulling and pushing tools to remove fasteners is also required. The technicians should always use the proper tools to avoid injury. Other physical demands will be encountered with this job.
We offer an aggressive pay plan and a competitive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401K plan with a match, paid vacation as well as additional voluntary benefits.
Karl Chevrolet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.