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  • Automotive Service Technician / Diesel Mechanic

    Posted: 03/08/2019

    Automotive Service Technician / Diesel Mechanic
    John Wiese Ford, Inc. – Sauk Centre, MN

    Company Overview
    John Wiese Ford is currently seeking a full-time Automotive Service Technician / Diesel Mechanic. John Wiese Ford is located in Sauk Centre, MN, a small town located approximately 2 hours northwest of the Twin Cities area. Our Ford dealership is a clean and up-to-date facility with excellent working conditions and state of the art equipment. We are family owned and operated for more than 42 years. We offer competitive compensation and the opportunity for advancement for the right candidate.
    Job Description
    The Automotive Service Technician / Diesel Mechanic diagnoses and provides automotive services by performing inspections, repairs, maintenance and installations efficiently, effectively and safely. The Automotive Service Technician / Diesel Mechanic performs services which may include, but are not limited to driveability, suspensions, alignments, steering, heating and air conditioning/climate control system, basic and ABS brakes, electrical repair, gas & diesel engine performance and/or repair, automatic & manual transmission repairs and maintenance, and many other services. Automotive Service Technicians report directly to the service manager.

    • Diagnoses and performs repairs and maintenance on customer vehicles.
    • Prioritizes and plans work flow to meet demands and customer needs.
    • Coordinates with Part Department to ensure parts are available to complete repairs.
    • Completes service and repair assignments correctly to pass quality inspections or test drives.
    • Road tests vehicles to ensure repairs are completed properly.
    • Suggests additional work that is needed to the Service Advisor so the customer may be notified.
    • Assists Service Advisors, if necessary, to explain completed repairs to a customer.
    • Promotes dealership by presenting professional image, positive attitude, and clean work area.
    • Meets or exceeds productivity and quality goals.
    Qualifications or Requirements
    • 1-3 years experience as an Automotive Service Technician / Diesel Mechanic
    • Ford experience preferred
    • A valid driver's license
    • High school diploma / Industry certification equivalent required
    • Technician must have strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Proficiency in the use of common mechanic shop tools including computerized equipment.
    • Ability to bend, move, lift and physically perform duties in the scope of this position.
    • Paid Time Off
    • Health Insurance, single and family coverage
    • Health Savings Account option
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • 401k retirement plan
    • Employee vehicle discounts / parts/service pricing discounts
    • Uniforms
    • Excellent base guarantee vs. flat-rate hourly compensation package ($25.00 - $30.00 range – based on experience and ability level/qualifications in the field)
    Job Type: Full-time

    To apply send resume to or contact:
    Doug Davis, Service Manager
    (320) 352-6561 or toll free at (888) 868-6561
    Or by mail:
    John Wiese Ford, Inc.
    203 10th St S
    Sauk Centre, MN 56378
    Attention:  Doug Davis, Service Manager