Mainland Ford is actively seeking a full time Diesel Technician to join their team!
About The Role
The Diesel Technician contributes to the operational efficiency of the shop by maintaining, repairing and diagnosing vehicles in accordance to Trotman Auto Group and manufacturer guidelines, ensuring that our customer visits meet and exceed expectations.
Schedule : Full Time ; 4 days work week
Wage: $50/hour + Production Bonus
Signing Bonus : Up
to $2,000 signing bonus depending upon industry experience.
Extended Health Care
Employee Assistance Program
Paid time off, etc.
Paid training program
Tool and boot allowance etc.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Comply with Trotman Auto Group and manufacturer policies, along with local, provincial and federal laws including those governing the rules of the road, and health and safety
Diagnose, repair and perform maintenance requirements in accordance to manufacturer guidelines
Perform duties as outlined on repair orders and discuss status with service advisors
Perform road tests on all vehicles in which repairs, diagnostics and maintenance has been performed
Record all pertinent information clearly on completed repair order
Ensure internal/external customer vehicles are protected by using proper covers, such as seat, floor and fender covers
Maintain vehicle records by documenting service, repairs, vehicle status and future repair requirements into DMS system
Make use of all resources available including team leaders, when required
Keep shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies, performing preventative maintenance and notifying Service Management of equipment condition
Remain abreast on product knowledge, manufacturer updates, bulletins and recalls, and technical knowledge
Achieve and maintain CSI and fixed right the first time scores above regional/target averages
Diagnose and report existing conditions and additional repairs to the appropriate parties
Communicate effectively with Service and Parts staff
Road test vehicle(s) as required to identify concerns and ensure quality control
Assist in housekeeping of the shop and service department
Assist colleagues with maintenance repairs
Provide written, prioritized quotes for necessary recommendations to service repair
Previous experience as a diesel tech
Ford Certified Diesel experience would be an added asset
Red Seal certification would be an added advantage, however not required
Desire to exceed customer expectations through a “Fix it right the first time” attitude
Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask
Ability to effectively respond to and meet the needs of a diverse client base
Ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure with simultaneous deadlines
Must possess a thorough knowledge of technical repairs and procedures
The ability to operate manual and automatic transmissions
Valid Class 5 driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract
Recognized as one of the most innovative dealer groups in Canada, Trotman Auto Group also known as “TAG”, is an industry-leading, diversified dealer group representing 14 major OEM brands through 12 dealerships located across British Columbia. We have been awarded theCanadian Automotive Industry Laureate Award for Business Innovationand have also been recognized as one ofCanada’s Best Managed Companies since 2017. Having successfully retained our status as a Gold Standard Winner in 2023, the Best Managed program award winners demonstrate leadership in the areas of strategy, culture, innovation, governance and financial performance.
We are in the business of people and we constantly invest in our team’s development. We operate our own TAG University and TAG Leadership Academy, with proprietary curriculum and advanced leadership coaching. We are purpose-driven, performance-oriented and principles-led.
Careers with Trotman Auto Group provide:
In-house training from our exclusive TAG University and TAG Leadership Academy
Among the best pay in the automotive industry
Advancement within TAG
Close-knit team and exciting environment
Are You Our Missing Piece? Apply Now!
Mainland Ford is proudly an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all applications. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.