DriveTime

Job Overview

What Drives You?

  • Making your mark with a company known for excellence?
  • A chance for real work/life balance?
  • Collaborating and thriving as part of a team?
  • Exceptional rewards for excellent results?

We Share Your Drive

At DriveTime, we're committed to providing you with a clearly defined career path that will allow you to go as far as your drive and ambition will take you. Recondition and repair incoming inventory in preparation for delivery to dealerships. Reconditioning process includes identification of mechanical and physical problems, and completion of repairs to correct identified problems.

 

Job ID# 26692
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Interest: Inspection Center
Type: Regular Full-Time
Post Date: 6/18/2019

A Day in the Life of an Automotive Tech

The role of an Automotive Technician (T1) includes completing multi-point inspections including brakes and tires, controls and features, frame damage, fluids and leaks as well as installing GPS devices. This position typically requires completion of automotive trade school (no experience necessary) if no trade school, then a minimum of 6-12 months experience performing basic automotive service, working in a tire center, or as a quick lube tech, etc.. This position prepares for a career path into an Automotive Technician (T2) role.

 

All job responsibilities listed are essential to the satisfactory performance of this position by any/all incumbents, with reasonable accommodation, if necessary.  Any non-essential functions are assumed to be included in “Other related duties as assigned”.

 

What You Can Expect From Us

When it comes to hiring, we do not just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Along the way, we provide plenty of career-opportunities, encourage creativity, and professional growth in a fun, high-energy environment. Opportunity does not stop at being the best mechanic you can be at DriveTime, we offer opportunities in paint-less dent repair, paint and body repair, interior repair, windshield repair, plastic repair and much more. The best part is that experience is not required. We will provide all of the necessary training and resources to career path strong candidates.

 

  • Compensation – Competitive pay on an hourly basis. No flat-rate here!
  • Benefits – Outstanding medical, dental and vision plans (after 30 days), 401K match, tuition reimbursement and paid time off.
  • Schedule – Our normal operating hours are Monday-Friday 6am-2:30pm with the occasional Saturday or overtime throughout the week. We are always off on Sundays and we are closed on major holidays. We work hard and play hard, so you can expect to have work life balance with DriveTime.
  • Future – We are a unique, highly respected, nationwide company with a strong culture of promoting from within. This isn’t a job…it’s a career!

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Vocational/Technical degree or professional experience equivalent.
  • Automotive repair experience required.
  • ASE certifications strongly preferred.
  • Excellent communication and listening skills.
  • Attention to detail is required as well as the ability to interact with customers, managers and coworkers in a professional, courteous manner.
  • Valid driver's license, and insurable DMV required.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience that fulfills the requirements of the position will be considered.

And when it comes to hiring, we don't just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Along the way, we provide plenty of opportunity to be creative and grow professionally in a fun, high-energy environment.

 

Hiring is contingent upon successful completion of our background and drug screening process. DriveTime is a tobacco-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Meet the DriveTime Crew!

We’re a team of innovators and engineers, movers and shakers, morning people and night owls, dreamers and believers, techies and talkers. But most of all we are a family. At DriveTime we’re fueled by the success of our employees as much as we are by the loyalty of our customers.

Bryan D.
Accountant III

 

The environment and the people. The open desk environment speaks volumes to the type of environment DriveTime creates. Open communication in any direction is encouraged and embraced. I think that plays a factor in the type of people that work here as well, very informal, approachable, and collectively try to make this a great place to work.

I am very active. I like to play a lot of team sports and I do so with a lot of the people I work with here. I play basketball, football, softball, kickball and any other activity I can take part in. I also like to travel when I get the chance. Whether it’s a wedding or a concert that gets me out of the state, I like to take those opportunities to explore new areas.

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