Technician


Why Peterson's :   The Peterson family has been serving the automotive needs of Boise, Nampa, Caldwell, the Treasure Valley, Southwest Idaho, Eastern Oregon and Northern Nevada since 1928. We have a strong and committed staff with many years of experience satisfying our customers' needs. With over 11 brands and 5 locations in Boise and serving Meridian & Nampa, Peterson's stands out at our automotive dealer with integrity and honesty. We put the needs of our customers first so you are sure to be highly impressed with all that our dealership has to offer.

Job Description: Technician

Responsibilities: 

The Service Technician is responsible for performing automotive repairs and service in accordance with store and factory standards. This individual utilizes his skills to diagnose and resolve the different sources of automotive problems swiftly and accurately. The Service Technician works with all Service personnel and management to ensure the satisfaction of our customers.

  • Perform work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with Peterson's and manufacturer standards.
  • Diagnose cause of malfunction
  • Complete all work according to the applicable safety requirements
  • Road-test vehicles to ensure quality of repair work.
  • Accurately record time spent on repairs utilizing company time clocking procedures.
  • Document work performed on repair order and document test procedures/results.
  • Responsible for providing and maintaining an inventory of normal mechanics tools 
  • Return special tools to proper place.
  • Use shop supplies and materials in a practical and economical manner.
  • Maintain an organized and clean workspace, completing a stall cleaning every day.
  • Ensure that customer's vehicles are returned to them as clean as they were prior to being serviced.
  • Constructively communicate with other dealership personnel as required to satisfy customer needs.
  • Report to management any situation or condition that jeopardizes the safety, welfare, or integrity of the dealership, its personnel, or customers.
Qualifications: 
  • Prior automotive repair experience preferred
  • ASE and manufacturer certification, desired
  • A team player who is focused on providing exemplary customer service
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented
  • Strong communication  skills
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess an acceptable driving record and a valid driver's license in your state of residence
Full-time Benefits:
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays & PTO
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Vehicle Purchase Discounts
  • Wellness Programs 
Peterson Auto Group is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free work place.  A criminal history background check and pre-employment drug screen will be conducted on the final candidate prior to beginning employment.
    Note: The need may arise to revise, supplement, or rescind portions of this job description, and dealership management reserves the right to do so at any time. Employee shall be required to meet the qualifications and perform the duties of any revised job description.