Kia of Des Moines Experienced Technician in Des Moines, Iowa

About Us

Kia of Des Moines is looking for an experienced auto tech to add to their growing shop.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Has prior automotive technician experience and knowledge of various makes and models

  • Has a valid Iowa Driver's License

  • Is at least 18 years old

  • Is willing to submit to background and drug screen

  • Has a burning desire to succeed

Responsibilities

  • Perform work specified on the repair order with efficiency and in accordance with dealership

  • Test-drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using diagnostic tools and special service equipment

  • Diagnosing, maintaining, and repairing vehicle automotive systems including engine, transmission, electrical steering, suspension, brakes, air conditioning, etc.

  • Communicate directly with the Service Advisor so that customers can be informed if any additional service is needed. Providing an estimate of time needed for additional repairs

  • Executing repairs under warranty to manufacturer specifications

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of Service Technician experience preferred

  • Certified General Motors Technician

  • ASE Certification required

  • B level qualifications, including Diagnostic, Electrical and Engine Repair

  • Must hold a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Basic Computer skills

  • Positive, friendly attitude, along with a customer service mentality

  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment

  • Team player

  • Ability to learn new technology, repair and service procedures and specifications Able to operate electronic diagnostic equipment

Benefits/Culture

  • 401k match

  • Health/Vision/Dental Insurance

  • Vacation

  • PTO

  • Tenure! We will contribute to your benefits after you reach milestones with employment.

  • Company Sponsored Events

  • Food Trucks