Commercial Tire Service Technician

Stores Timmins, ON


Description

The Opportunity

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 class 5 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.