Automotive Technician/Mechanic

Posting ID : A1068513693
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Skilled Trades Artisan

Conveniently located in the Northern California Peninsula and Bay Area, Ferrari & Maserati Silicon Valley is a full-service dealership offering new and pre-owned Sales, Service, and genuine parts. Maserati/Ferrari of Silicon Valley is a member of the Mattioli Automotive Group, North America's premiere Ferrari dealership group comprised of Ferrari Beverly Hills, Ferrari Silicon Valley, Ferrari Los Angeles and Ferrari South Bay. The Mattioli Automotive Group also includes the first Ferrari Factory Authorized Body Shop on the West Coast; as well as Championship racing team - Scuderia Corsa. We are currently looking to expand our staff for an entry level technician for the Silicon Valley, Redwood City location for the Ferrari and Maserati Brand.

Job Responsibilities of Automotive Technician:
Assisting senior technician mechanics in performing technical activities.
Diagnoses and repairs to specifications -- engine, brake and hydraulic systems, exhaust, primary ignition and electrical, suspension and alignment, air conditioning and electronic control systems.
Adequately explains technical diagnoses and needed repairs to administration
Continuously learns new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay current with rapidly changing automotive technology.
Maintains an organized, clean and safe work bay.
Follow company procedures and policies
Read and interpret service manuals in print and computer formats


Minimum two year experience and/or graduate of an Automotive Tech school or Community College program

Courtesy Checks and complete vehicle inspections with entry level diagnosis skills
Perform preventative maintenance: Lube, Oil and Filter
Basic Maintenance, air filters, batteries, wiper blades, serpentine belts, brake pads, tire replacement, alignment, vehicle adjustments, etc.
Mounts, Demounts and Balances tires including large diameter wheels
Perform Alignments
Removes and Replaces Parts; Steering and Suspension, Brakes, Engine, Drive Train, Heating and Cooling systems.
Ability to obtain an ASE or has passed test 1 ASE in Brakes, Steering and Suspension, or Electrical Systems but may not have the required two years work experience

Preferred Tool experience:
Alignment Machine, Basic hand tools, Charging system tester, compression and gas detector, multimeter, recovery machines, scan tools, tire machine, wheel balancer

Basic Skills and Knowledge :
Ability to research internet, manuals, and service bulletins
Basic math and measurement
Pride in work
Problem solving
Willingness to learn

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