Automotive Technician

  • 4011 20th St E, Tacoma, WA 98424, USA
  • Full-time
  • Region: Northwest

Company Description

Northwest BMW in Tacoma, WA is seeking talented and passionate Automotive Technicians with experience working in a dealership to consider career paths working with The Ultimate Driving Machine.  European experience is preferred but not required. This family-owned mid-sized shop has 32 bays and is one of the few dealerships that pays their techs hourly!  New techs start off working five 8-hour shifts, then have the option to move to four 10’s once trained.  If you want more out of your automotive career, please apply for consideration.  Excellent lifelong career opportunities await! 

Job Description

•    Receive and carry out Repair Orders as dispatched by Service Advisers 
•    Perform high quality and efficient repair service in accordance with Center and Factory standards
•    Perform diagnostic services and troubleshooting to determine repair needs
•    Road-test repaired vehicles to ensure repairs are complete 
•    Maintain organized, clean workspace
•    Communicate directly and efficiently with Service Advisers and Parts Department Employees
•    Participate in continual BMW proprietary training/education programs to hone skills and develop expertise in industry-leading BMW automotive technologies and processes 
•    Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Employers' values in all interactions


•    High School Diploma or equivalent required
•    Automotive Technical training or Trade School degree strongly preferred
•    2+ years of hands-on work experience as Automotive Technician in a reputable shop (preferably OEM dealership or franchise) environment
•    Valid Driver's License in applicable state (WA, or ability to obtain upon relocation) and a good driving record
•    Strong Mechanical & Electrical diagnostic aptitude and hands on skill required
•    Ability to operate a manual transmission safely and effectively
•    Proficiency in basic computer skills required
•    Excellent Customer Service skills required
•    Candidate must have their own basic automotive tool set
•    ASE Certifications strongly considered, and are applicable to BMW Certification levels
•    Professional appearance and work ethic required
•    Must be authorized to work in the United States
•    Pre-employment testing; including drug, background, and motor vehicle reports

Additional Information

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