Akka-Technologies

Electrical Automotive Technician II

Vance, AlabamaFull-time
About the Job
About the Job:
AKKA/MBtech is searching for some Automotive Technicians with Electronic Diagnostic, High Voltage/EV, or Heavy Repair experience to join our team in Vance.

Technician II Job Description:
  • Performs difficult repair activities, e.g. steering column repair or exchange, engine repair, or replacement, electrical diagnostic.
  • Determine needed repair activity and perform the repair.
  • Perform standard part replacement.
  • Complete actions by following the action SMP.
  • May be required to lead small groups of other technicians.
  • Perform quality and solve electrical diagnostics within the vehicle.
  • Quality sense and willingness to fix anything wrong with the vehicle.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Education/Experience Requirements:
  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • Valid US Driver’s License required.
  • Associates Degree in Automotive Repair preferred.
  • Knowledge of how vehicle components work and interact is required.
  • ASE Certification preferred.
  • At least 5 years of general repair experience required OR 3 years of electrical repair required.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, sit, talk, and hear.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Familiarization with Mercedes-Benz function groups, damage codes, failure types, and part numbers.
  • Dealership experience is a plus.

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 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.

Shifts:
  • Day Shift (6am - 3pm) / Night Shift (6pm - 3am) or Rotating Shifts (2 Weeks Day Shift / 2 Weeks Evening Shift).
  • Pay: $28/hr + 5% Night shift incentive.
  • OT: Expected and Mandatory when needed.
  • Weekend Work: Expected and mandatory when needed/voluntary when need mandatory.
  • Benefits after 60 days of employment (paid holidays and vacation accrual offered).
    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.