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Automotive Technician Mechanic

Pick-A-Part Jalopy Jungle Garden City, ID

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

As we continue to grow we always are looking for great people to join us!

This position will contribute to the production team and help ensure goals are met safely and efficiently while conforming to all company policies. The Production Crew will process vehicles in a safe manner to produce core & scrap products, enable the customers to pull parts, and satisfy environmental requirements.

Lots of benefits including: Gas for your vehicle, health insurance, bonus plan, consistent overtime, and paid vacation!

Essential Functions:

  • Follow company policy and procedures, as to set the example for the rest of the team.
  • Decontaminate in Shop: Remove refrigerant, power steering fluid, power brake fluid, batteries, excess garbage, and other items as prescribed by procedure.
  • Drain: Remove gasoline, coolant, waste oil, transfer case oil, catalytic converters, and other items as prescribed by procedure.
  • Set & Pull: Place vehicles on wheel stands so customers can safely access sellable parts. Remove vehicles and clean up the surrounding area in preparation for the next vehicle set. Other duties as prescribed by procedure.
  • Tire Dismantling: Use the tire machine to separate rubber tires and wheels. Remove weights and stems. Sort tires and prepare rims for shipment.
  • Cleaning: Collect and harvest core dismantled core materials. Remove debris. Identify & address safety risks in the customer area. Other duties as prescribed by procedure.
  • Miscellaneous: Assist customers as needed in a courteous manner. Review and complete logs for regulatory and tracking purposes. Maintain and replace storm water control devices. Assist in the review and maintenance of mechanical equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to wear and maintain all prescribed PPE and follow basic safety practices.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions including comprehension of basic safety messages and labels (waste oil, gasoline, flammable, etc.).
  • Able to work required hours which may include weekends, holidays and OT.
  • Ability to work efficiently in a variety of weather conditions – rain, snow, sun, cold – for a full shift.
  • Experience in automotive repair or dismantling, preferred but not required.
  • Experience with automotive parts and/or retail customers, preferred but not required.
  • Experience with tools and machinery, preferred but not required.

Physical Activities Required to Perform Essential Functions:

  • Standing, walking, bending, and stretching are required regularly to perform customer care, production, and environmental/safety responsibility functions.
  • Manual dexterity to handle tools and the ability to move 50 pounds are regularly required to perform routine functions.
  • Manual dexterity to maintain the facility, clean by mopping, sweeping, etc. as required.
  • Vision must be sufficient to perform job functions safely as described above.
  • Able to work on feet (stand and walk) for assigned work shift.
Company Description
Pick-A-Part Jalopy Jungle has over seven decades of experience serving the Treasure Valley and now the Magic Valley. With five convenient locations, we are a prime source for guaranteed parts throughout the state. Where you pull your own great deals on car and truck parts!

We purchase all kinds of vehicles from individuals, dealers, tow companies, and auto auctions. They are then processed and set in the yard on stands for customers to pull parts from at a fraction of the typical new part price. Each vehicle is given an identification number to keep track of it. This enables us to tell you if we have the vehicle and its location. However, we do not keep inventory of parts.

We hire locally and provide employee training, job skill development, health and other benefits to our employees. We also create revenue through sales tax and local sourcing of supplies and services. We assist our local police and fire departments with the use of our facilities for continuing education and training.

Pick-A-Part Jalopy Jungle

Why Work Here?
We have been here in the state of ID and growing for 75+ years! Always promoting from within with substantial upward mobility opportunity.

Pick-A-Part Jalopy Jungle has over seven decades of experience serving the Treasure Valley and now the Magic Valley. With five convenient locations, we are a prime source for guaranteed parts throughout the state. Where you pull your own great deals on car and truck parts! We purchase all kinds of vehicles from individuals, dealers, tow companies, and auto auctions. They are then processed and set in the yard on stands for customers to pull parts from at a fraction of the typical new part price. Each vehicle is given an identification number to keep track of it. This enables us to tell you if we have the vehicle and its location. However, we do not keep inventory of parts. We hire locally and provide employee training, job skill development, health and other benefits to our employees. We also create revenue through sales tax and local sourcing of supplies and services. We assist our local police and fire departments with the use of our facilities for continuing education and training.

Address

5501 W. State St. Boise

Garden City, ID
USA

Industry

Automotive

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