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State Inspector Technician

CarMasters Automotive LLC
Norfolk, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $13 to $20 Hourly (plus commission)
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Napa GOLD AutoCare, ASE Blue Seal Certified, RepairPal TopShop. We Fix Everything!!  
CarMasters Automotive

5 day work week M-F closes at 5PM

Hourly base pay plus up top $40 Flat Rate per hour in addition to Hourly pay
Job Title:  Certified State Inspector
Company Description
Full service automotive repair center serving the HAMPTON ROADS area since 1998. We are a certified Napa AutoCare repair center, ASE Blue Seal Certified, RepairPal Top Shop and Motorist Assurance Program participating shop.
Job Description
Perform Vehicle State Inspections, maintenance, Diagnostics and repairs
Department:  Service Technician       
Reports To:  Lead Technician/COO         
FLSA Status:  Non-exempt
Basic Function:
Responsible for the timely completion of assigned repair, warranty and preventative maintenance service on vehicles.
    Retrieve customer vehicles into service area for service preparation.
    Review service orders and inspect vehicles accordingly for additional repairs or malfunctions by test driving or troubleshooting vehicle operation.
    Apply technical knowledge to diagnose cause of vehicle malfunctions.
    Obtain final approval prior to performing additional repairs.
    Respond to repair inquiries in a prompt manner.
    Perform repairs and maintenance service work requested in accordance with approved quality and efficiency standards.
    Record actual work completed and time spent on each repair order in an accurate manner.
    Apply knowledge and ability to safely utilize all tools and equipment to include:  -“creeper”  -pneumatic and hand tools   -welding equipment    -vehicle lifts (2&4 post & scissor)  - hydraulic jacks  -diagnostic equipment  -tire mounting/balancing/alignment machines -TPMS
    Purchase, upkeep and store own tools.                                              
    Provide removed cores or parts under warranty for return to manufacturer to the Parts Department.
    Report any problems or discrepancies immediately to management.
    Test-drive and assure proper operation of all vehicles upon completion.
    Complete vehicle inspections according to established procedures.
    Complete service-related notes/recommendations in detail and legible format.
    Maintain technical competence by attending all classes and shop meeting as requested, and reading all service bulletins to maintain needed skills.
    Maintain work area in a clean and orderly manner to meet safety requirements determined by shop and government agencies.
    Discard residual waste or hazardous materials using the proper disposal methods.
    Perform other related duties as assigned.
Oral Communication Skills                Reading Skills                         Time Management
Written Communication Skills           Technical Communication      Organization
Manual Dexterity Skills                      Customer Service                    Mechanical Aptitude
Ability to stand for long periods of time                   
Ability to work in a vehicle fume environment
Ability to push, lift, and move 50 pounds
Degree:  High School Diploma or Equivalent
Prior work-related experience helpful
Valid Driver’s License – must meet insurance underwriting requirements
MUST HAVE Current Virginia State Police Vehicle Safety Inspector's license.
ASE certified within a year of hire if not already certified.
Carmasters Automotive has an immediate opening for a technician with state inspectors license. All of our technicians have inspectors license so not looking for someone to only do inspections, would hire someone if they only wanted to do inspections only but will still need another B or A level tech
We currently have 2 service advisor and service manager so keeping up with your repair orders and customers should not be a problem.

Do not be afraid to bring your faithful customers with, we can take care of them, being currently the only NAPA Gold certified Autocare in the area our customers get 36 months/36,000 miles nationwide piece of mind warranty on most repairs.
Carmasters, also being a RepairPal com certified Topshop has online fair price guarantee. We are also an ASE Blue Seal Certified Shop so we take technician training and certifications very seriously! All training classes are paid for as well as passed ASE test and just like your uniforms being provided so are earned ASE patch emblems provided. We have many benefits including heath, retirement with some matching, and more.
Hourly pay plus flat rate hourly pay depending on qualifications/capabilities/proficiency plus benefits.


Company Description
24+ years established, 17 bays, 14 lifts, NAPA Gold AUTOCARE, ASE BLUE SEAL CERTIFIED, REPAIRPAL TOPSHOP, Retired Military owned, well equipped with specialty tools, equipment, information, electric car pusher, forklift, overhead roller cranes, more resources so sales team and technicians are not limited and can be more productive.
We have added Key fob/transponder/remote programming, copying and cutting and much more and need to add to all position on our team!
Can you take us to the next level?
We can do the same for you.
We’ve built a business that challenges the norm, rewards excellence and provides a comfortable life for all of us. We’re always innovating, making improvements, adding capabilities that most shops or dealerships lack, and setting the bar higher for ourselves and the automotive service industry.
4 or 5 day work weeks
Paid Vacations, Holidays, Life Insurance, Dental, Eye and Health premiums
Uniforms & PPE provided
Paid training multiple times a year (may include some travel)
Up to the date equipment and software. We use state of the art software to run our shop efficiently and provide every customer with a great experience. Continuous improvement (this year alone upgraded to the newest alignment system, ADAS calibration, R1234yf/R134A dual Hybrid machine, Key cutting, transponder, Remote, FOB programming most vehicles, 15 different Dealer & aftermarket Scantools & 5 labscopes)
An environment that rewards creativity
Family First – we live it and help you to as well.
Looking for a place where your Talents are Appreciated?
Are you looking for Good Working Conditions?
Do you work for a company that cares about you?

CarMasters Automotive LLC



Norfolk, VA



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