Automotive Technician I

Vance, AlabamaFull-time
About the Job
AKKA/MBtech in Vance is searching for an Automotive Technician. This is your chance to join one of the top automotive manufacturers in the world!

Job Description:
  • Perform standard part replacement.
  • Ability to complete actions by following the action SMP.
  • Identify repairs in the interior, exterior, and panel and will repair them.
  • Testing of the vehicle to identify any problems.
  • Performs maintenance and repairs on vehicles.

Education/Experience Requirements:
  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • Valid US Driver’s License required.
  • ASE Certification preferred.
  • Automotive Certificate required.
  • Associate's Degree in Automotive Technology preferred.
  • At least 3 years of general repairs are required or 3 years of Quality Technician experience.
  • Knowledge of how vehicle components work and interact is required.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, sit, talk, and hear.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Broad base knowledge about how vehicle components work and interact.
  • Previous knowledge and/or experience in electrical diagnostic preferred.
  • Previous knowledge and/or experience with computer-based reference material is preferred.

Physical Requirements:
  • Must be willing to stand on feet for all hours of a shift.
  • Must be willing to walk frequently during shift.
  • Must constantly bend, stoop, kneel, and crawl in, around, or under vehicles.
  • Must be able to use both hands to twist, turn, and torque, around all parts of the vehicle.
  • Must frequently communicate defects to MBUSI and/or MB Tech personnel.
  • Must be able to effectively detect, find, and see defects in, around, or under vehicles.
  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds alone, may be asked to lift 50 pounds (with team lift) occasionally.

  • Pay: $22/hr + 5% shift incentive on nights
  • Shift: Day Shift (6am - 3pm) / Nightshift (6pm - 3am). May have other shifts available / Rotating shifts may be involved
  • OT: Expected and mandatory.
  • Weekend Work: Expected and mandatory.

  • After 60 days + holidays + vacation time.
  • Uniform and Steel Toe Allowance (renews yearly).
    About Akka-Technologies

    The AKKA Group, an engineering and technology consulting company, supports its clients in meeting their increasing challenges. Our key assets are: a wide-range of global services for industrial projects, the ability to collaborate across the entire product lifecycle, Offices in Europe, Africa, Middle-East, Asia and Americas, 21 centers of excellence across Europe and the World to enhance Group synergies, 12,000 skilled and dedicated employees. Thanks to the assets of our in-house research center, AKKA Research, we enable you to develop and create your vision of the future. We have the tools and means to turn your concept into reality.