Express Lube Technician - Kearny Mesa Ford Kia

7303 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111, USA Req #75
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
Lube Technician – Kearny Mesa Ford Kia

Job Summary:
We are looking to hire an experienced Lube Technician with general knowledge and understanding of how cars operate as well as their maintenance.

- Making sure moving parts of the vehicle are lubricated if needed.
- Injecting grease into units, such as springs, universal joints and steering knuckles, using hand-or compressed air-powered grease gun.
- Inspecting fluid level of steering gears, power steering reservoirs, transmission differentials, and rear axle housings and shackles.
- Checking air pressure of tires, adding water to the radiator, testing the battery, replacing oil and air filters, inspection and or replacement of cabin filter and wipers.
- Draining oil and refilling crankcase with the correct amount of new lubricant.  
- Working alongside a skilled technician to learn how to perform quality vehicle service maintenance repairs.
- Perform brake, tire, and vehicle inspections and complete a Vehicle Inspection Report with accurate information supplied to the customer.
- Other duties may be assigned as needed

Required Skills/Abilities:
- Extensive knowledge of the specialized area and general vehicle repair.
- Excellent mechanical repair skills.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Ability to visually diagnose mechanical issues.
- Proficient with computer diagnostic equipment and software.
- Ability to read service and repair manuals.
- Ability to perform repairs in a timely fashion.
- Ability to read work orders.

Education and Experience:
- High school diploma or equivalent required.
- Most employers prefer and/or suggest the completion of National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) – a certified technical training program in automotive technology at a high school or at a community college as the best preparation for entry-level positions.
 - Previous experience working on motor vehicles in is preferred but not required.
- A valid driver's license with a good driving record is needed for this position.

Physical Requirements:
- Must be able to work safely in a noisy area with many odors present.
- Must be able to lift 30 lbs. regularly and occasionally up to 70lbs. 
- Must be able to inspect vehicle to determine repairs needed.
- Good vision to inspect repair work.
- Must be able to bend, stretch, kneel, and squat to perform repairs and inspections.

Kearny Mesa Ford Kia employees are offered a generous benefit plan which includes:
-    Competitive pay
-    Flexible Work Schedule
-    Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
-    Health Savings Accounts
-    Flexible Spending Accounts
-    Paid Holidays and Vacation Time
-    Short and Long-Term Disability
-    Company Sponsored Life Insurance
-    401(k) Retirement Plan
-    Vehicle Purchase Discounts
-    Vehicle Service Discounts
-    Vehicle Parts Discounts
-    Employee Assistance Plans
-    Maderas Golf Club Discounts
-    And More!

Kearny Mesa Ford Kia is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) and maintains a drug-free workplace. If you receive an offer of employment, it will be a conditional offer contingent on the successful completion of a pre-employment drug and background screening.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $16.30
  • Max Hiring Rate $18.00
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • 7303 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111, USA