AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah

Senior Automotive Technician - Sign On Bonus - Hayward

Hayward, CA
Welcome to AAA Northern California, Nevada, and Utah, also serving Arizona, Alaska, Wyoming, and Mon

Job Description

Senior Automotive Technician - Sign On Bonus

Posted: Sunday, 10/29/2023

We call our club's vision, mission, values, and supporting pillars "Our House" because they are the foundation for all that we do. We're working to transform AAA for the next century with a mission to create Members for life by unleashing the innovative spirit of our Team Members.

Come Join Us!

  • Sign On Bonus $2,500 - $5,000 DOE
  • Exceptional benefits within 30 days of hire, with employer contribution to medical/Dental/Vision premiums
  • 401K Matching $1 to $1 up to 6% annually
  • 17 Paid Days off (22 after 1 year) + 9 paid holidays for a great work/life balance, some Saturdays and no Sundays
  • Tuition reimbursement for ASE Certifications
  • Paid Training
  • State of the art equipment with Technician software updates
  • Clean well equipped shops that are open to members and nonmembers with consistent car count
  • A free AAA Membership and numerous employee discounts

Job Responsibilities:
Performs work that is indicated on Approved Repair Orders.
Performs only needed and or customer requested services on vehicles.
Performs all repairs according to MAP (Motorist Assurance Program), OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturers) or accepted industry standard procedures
Assures all repairs are for the benefit of the member/customer.
Test drives all vehicles when practical for any/all performance or drivability concerns before performing work
Exception: when unsafe or vehicle not drivable
Retest drives after repairs completed to verify that repair solved defined problems
Maintains clean and safe work environment; cleans spills and debris immediately to reduce hazards
Maintain company provided equipment and machinery
Follows Company and industry safety rules and regulations
Reports all unsafe conditions to supervisor including but not limited to lifts, overhead doors, and equipment
Attends all required training, seeks additional training to maintain and increase effectiveness
Keeps up to date on industry trends and repair procedures.
Attends and successfully completes at least 24 hours of continuing auto repair training per year sponsored and/or provided by the club.
Maintains customer vehicles in regard to cleanliness and does not tune or otherwise adjust any controls within the vehicle.
Verifies as soon as practicable that parts ordered for the vehicle assigned to them are correct.
Performs digital inspection and documents to their full potential. Notates all pertinent information into the shop inspection or management system, attaches all photos or videos to illustrate repairs or needs to the inspection.
Assures all comeback related repairs are prioritized as directed by manager or lead.
Communicates effectively as necessary with manager, service advisors and other technicians to contribute to the overall performance of the location
Responsible for the safety and accuracy of all repairs made and or systems inspected to assure vehicle is as safe or safer condition as was prior to work commencing
Performs other related duties as assigned.
May require travel to different locations on an as needed basis
Effective verbal and written communication skills in the language(s) required for the role, as justified for business necessity
Effective organization, interpersonal and negotiation skills
Ability to work scheduled hours as necessitated by business need
Math and computer skills with experience using software applications including word processing, browsers, and email
Member service focus
Ability to drive vehicles equipped with manual transmission
Knowledge of equipment/tool operation and diagnostic/repair procedures
Maintains 100% productivity as measured by dividing hours worked by labor hours flagged
Education & Experience/ Licenses & Certifications/Requirements
Must possess a valid drivers license with a safe driving record
At least eight years experience as an automobile technician
Master Tech ( L1, L2 L3 certification level is a plus)
Smog Repair and Testing Certification preferred
Work Environment/Physical Requirements
Ability to lift and or carry up to 50lbs
Standing, bending, kneeling, pushing, reaching, lifting, climbing ladders
Exposure to loud noises



$41.28/hour to $49.64/hour depending on experience

    AAA Northern California, Nevada & Utah At A Glance

    Welcome to AAA Northern California, Nevada, and Utah, also serving Arizona, Alaska, Wyoming, and Montana. We believe our team should make their mark: over every mile and at every moment, we pride ourselves at helping our Members outsmart life’s obstacles. We are a not-for-profit, membership-based organization that has served our Members for over a century: from our legendary roadside assistance and award-winning insurance products to free travel planning and new innovations. Mission: We believe in unleashing the innovative spirit of our team to create Members for life.
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