APPRENTICE TECHNICIAN | Audi Newmarket

  • Pfaff Automotive Partners
  • H.J. Pfaff Audi, Leslie Street, Newmarket, ON, Canada
  • Mar 07, 2021
Apprentice Customer Service Service Department

Job Description

Pfaff Automotive

Pfaff Automotive Partners is a group of automotive enthusiasts who share a passion for cars, motorcycles and motorsports. Pfaff is voted one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies 10 years in a row and is a two-time winner of the Canadian AutoWorld Dealership Employer of Choice awards (CAWEOC).

Summary

This position is responsible for carrying out the directions given to perform work under the Provincial Apprenticeship Training Program including a wide range of automotive service and mechanical repair duties. Hours worked and applied to work are credited toward full journeyman certification.

Primary Responsibilities

- Diagnoses and performs work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with
dealership, factory and warranty policies and procedures.
- Discusses any problems related to the repair with a Technician or Service Manager.
- Communicates with Parts Department to obtain needed parts.
- Saves and tags parts of the job if under warranty or if requested by customer.
- Examines assigned vehicle to determine if further safety or service work is required or recommended.
- Informs the Service Advisor of any additional repairs needed or advised.
- Documents all work performed and recommended on the repair order.
- Road tests vehicles after repairs are completed, to ensure that the repairs have been properly done, and that the
repair answers the concerns as stated on the work order.
- Greets customers when in service bay ensuring optimum customer service and explaining the “Why’s?” and
“How’s?” of the problem.
- Understands and keeps abreast of manufacturer technical bulletins and vehicle regulations.
- Ensures that customer cars are kept clean. Notifies Service Advisor immediately of anything that has happened to
change the appearance or condition of the vehicle.
- Performs hoist and machinery maintenance and maintains equipment maintenance records.
- Attends all training courses as requested by Service Manager.
- Shuttles vehicles into and out of service area.
- Maintains complete knowledge of and complies with company and departmental policies, procedures and standards.
- Maintains customer and company confidence by keeping information confidential and secure.
- Maintains a positive working relationship with team members and management in a team environment.
- Sets-up and organizes individual work area with designated supplies, forms and
resource materials while maintaining cleanliness at all times.

Required Skills and Experience

- Completion of high school diploma or vocational equivalent.
- Must be enrolled in an accredited provincial journeyman’s program with the goal to earn full journeyman certification
as an automotive repair technician.
- Working knowledge of technical repairs and procedures.
- Knowledge of Provincial Safety Standards concerning the performance and area of position responsibility.
- Ability to drive manual transmission.
- Ability to work cohesively with employees and managers as part of a team.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Must be able to communicate (verbal and written) in English fluently.
- Ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure with simultaneous deadlines.
- Detail oriented and excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills.
- Mechanical aptitude and quality orientated.

Pfaff’s Competitive Benefits

Discounted programs to enhance employee experience
Enhanced vacation policy, based on tenure
Track Days & Budget Car Track Challenge
Seasonal Employee Events
Support in career advancement
Robust training and development programs
RRSP/DPSP/TFSA
Company paid Life Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment
Comprehensive Health & Dental and extended Health Care
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement
If you are passionate, customer focused and thrive in a team environment, apply via our website or this advertisement.
We thank all applicants for their response; however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
* Pfaff Automotive Partners Inc. is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during this interview, please let us know when submitting your resumes.