Fountain Tire Thunder Bay (788 Central Avenue) is looking for that ideal candidate to come join the Fountain Tire family as a Full Time OTR Tire Technician. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online.
First started in 1956 in Wainwright, Alberta. Fountain Tire expertly combines key factors such as experienced owners, licensed automotive technicians, and quality products to form a company driven to serve. Today, we have over 150 stores spanning as far west as Victoria, British Columbia and as far east as Vaughan, Ontario.
What do we offer?
At Fountain Tire, our associates are our number one asset. As a member of our team you will get to enjoy some of our great benefits:
- Competitive wages
- Safe work environment
- The opportunity for you to grow
- Continuous job training
- Great discounts for you and your family on tires, parts and mechanical services
- Health, Dental and Vision Benefits
- RRSP Matching Program
Your duties will include:
As an OTR Tire Technician, each day will bring new opportunities, but you will always be involved in:
- Dismounting and installing a variety of OTR tires
- Inflating tires to prescribed PSI per load requirements
- Determine repairable tire conditions and make such repairs
- Balancing commercial tires
- Rotating tires to ensure proper wear
- Proper execution of required billing documents
- Resetting and repairing tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS)
- Understanding and adhering to safe operation of all equipment
What we are looking for:
- Ability to maintain a valid driver’s license
- Provide a satisfactory Driver’s Abstract from province of residence.
- Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision
- Ability to work in a safe and fast paced environment
- Attention to detail
- Ability to consistently lift 75-100 pounds
What would be a plus:
- One year of tire-related experience
- Mechanical Understanding
At Fountain Tire, you’d have a great place to work—competitive compensation, a manager with a large support network, and the chance to learn and grow.