Automotive Technician -- Crofton Muffler, Inc. T/A Midas -- Crofton POSITION DETAIL
 
GENERAL INFORMATION  
Title Automotive Technician -- Crofton Muffler, Inc. T/A Midas -- Crofton
Company
Crofton Muffler, Inc. T/A Midas
Employment Type
Full-time
Location Crofton
Compensation 
Depends upon Skills and Experience
Address
1101 Route 3 South, Gambrills, MD 21054
Posted Date February 28, 2013

 
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
The Midas Auto Service Experts, offers the most comprehensive vehicle repair and preventive maintenance program available on the market today.  Our highly trained specialists deliver prompt, courteous, and high quality products and services to automobile, SUV, Van, and truck owners, including bumper-to-bumper preventive maintenance (oil change and transmission), state inspections, brakes, tires, exhaust, steering & suspension, batteries, cooling systems, and climate control.  Our team also specializes in fleet management services.  We at Midas Auto Service Experts are interested in automotive technician candidates who want to work in an upbeat environment that promotes on-the-job and formal training, continuous improvement initiatives (personal and company), and best value products and services for our many customers.  So if you are interested in joining our team, please continue with our online application.   

   
Midas Auto Service Experts is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
The Midas Automotive Technician is responsible for servicing and repairing vehicles as assigned by the Shop Manager. Our Techs expertly diagnose customer vehicle problems, accurately prescribe correct repair action(s), and promptly deliver the required service, thereby meeting or exceeding customer expectations. In addition, our Technician identifies and promotes our company culture of cooperation collaboration among all techs. By doing so, the Midas Technician is both a teacher and a student, regardless of tenure. We have found this approach best serves our customers and technicians alike.

The ideal Midas Automotive Technician has a high school diploma/GED (advanced education, a plus), a minimum of two ASE certifications (one of which is brakes), two years of vehicle repair experience, an unrestricted driver's license and clean driving record, and a strong technical performance record.

The following is a representative list of the duties and responsibilities associated with this position:
-- Use shop equipment such as lifts, welders, diagnostic equipment, etc. with confidence and in accordance with all safety procedures
-- Expertly diagnose issues based upon experience, analysis, and testing
-- Maintain leading-edge knowledge of automotive diagnosis technology, digital manuals, and reference materials
-- Possess an increasingly broad knowledge of how vehicles' complex components work and interact
-- Perform routine service inspections, test, and lubricate engines and other major components
-- Repair automobiles and light trucks that run on gasoline, electricity, or alternative fuels, such as ethanol
-- Adapt to rapidly changing technologies in the automotive industry, as well as in the diagnostics arena
-- Know and adhere to safety and environmental standards for maintenance/repair facilities.
-- Leading or train other, less qualified, technicians in maintenance/repair activity when required
 
 
REQUIREMENTS
  Two ASE certifications (with one being brakes)
  High school diploma/GED (advanced education desired)
  Two years maintenance/repair experience
  Highly collaborative nature
  Current and unrestricted driver's license
  Able to operate a standard transmission
  Impressive work ethic
  Ability to pass certain courses on the Midas Learning System within 30 days of hire
 
COMPANY BENEFITS
  Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance Available
  401(k) Savings Plan
  Paid Vacation
  Holidays
  Midas Learning System (On-line)