Commercial Tire Technician

Retail Hope, BC


Commercial Tire Technician – Hope, BC

Kal Tire is recruiting for a Commercial Tire Technician with a focus on providing top service to our customers by performing front shop service, off-site fleet service and roadside assistance. As the ideal candidate, you have a strong desire to be in the automotive industry, have a passion for people and understand the true value of good customer service. Reporting to the Store Manager, you will be willing to drive a Kal Tire road service vehicle that is outfitted with tools and supplies.

We will provide a thorough training program that includes hands-on experience, product and safety training, and opportunities for advancement.

Core Responsibilities

·         Troubleshoot, repair and perform service work on a wide variety of commercial tires and wheels including removing wheel assemblies, dismounting tires, balancing, inflating and installation, reinstallations and diagnostics.

·         Respond to highway and after-hour night calls on a rotational basis. 

·         Provide exceptional customer service and exceed every customers' expectations.

·         When not out on road calls, assist with designated in-shop service as directed by Store Manager.

·         Contribute to a safe and environmentally responsible workplace by following all safety standards and environmental policies while ensuring work is done on time

Required Skills and Experience

·         1+ year of road service or tire technician experience is considered an asset but not required.

·         Mechanical aptitude and ability to problem solve on the spot.

·         Methodical and patient approach with strong attention to detail.

·         Team player who is able to work unsupervised.

·         Ability to excel in a physically demanding environment and comfortable lifting 50lbs at shoulder height.

·         Safety mindset, willing to wear all required PPE, and follow all safety procedures.

Education and Special Requirements

·         A high school diploma is a minimum requirement.

·         Automotive pre-employment program or high school shop experience is considered an asset.

·         Valid driver’s license.

·         Must be comfortable driving and working at night.

Kal Tire offers a competitive wage, benefits, and RRSP matching program. An accelerated training program will be provided.