Lithia Motors, Inc.

Service Technician

3 months ago(9/8/2017 3:39 PM)
# of Openings
Store Name
Des Moines Mercedes


Mercedes-Benz of Des Moines


Automotive Technician (Maintenance Mechanic)

Service Technician – Automotive Technician – Auto Tech

Are you or someone you know a professional automotive technician?  If so, we want to pay you.  Referral bonus paid upon hire


We are the #1 Mercedes Dealer in the state of Iowa.   Mercedes-Benz of Des Moines has been listed by Automotive News as a top 100 dealership to work for in the country for two years running.   Listed by Forbes as the #2 city in the country for jobs, and a top ranked city for young professionals, Des Moines is one of the fastest growing areas in the country, and a great place to raise a family.


If you are tired of working in a messy unorganized shop that is slow, you are our type of technician.  Our technicians enjoy 120+ efficiency opportunity, great atmosphere and FREE COFFEE every day!  You might ask yourselves how we do it, but it’s easy.  The more coffee you buy the less expensive it is, it’s that simple.


We have paid training, potential sign on bonus as well as a bring your neighbor (tech in the stall next to you) referral bonus program.  500.00 Snap on gift card after 90 days if expectations are met. 



Job Description

Responsibilities: As an Automotive Technician you will perform vehicle repair and maintenance as assigned in accordance with dealer and factory standards.

  • Diagnose and repair vehicle automotive systems including engine, steering, suspension, brakes and air conditioning to required specifications.
  • Perform vehicle inspection to identify necessary repairs.
  • Provide labor and time estimates for all repair work.
  • Inspect and test vehicles to determine necessary and applicable repair work.
  • Complete necessary paperwork and documentation for service repairs.
  • Participate in on-going company and manufacturing training and education programs, to stay current and abreast of changing technology.
  • Provide and maintain a basic inventory of required hand tools.

Service Technician – Automotive Technician – Auto Tech



  • Prior automotive repair experience preferred
  • ASE and manufacturer certification, desired
  • A team player who is focused on providing exemplary customer service
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented
  • Strong  communication  skills
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a valid in-state driver's license
  • Pass a motor vehicle report and possess an acceptable safe driving record
  • Pass a 7 year criminal background check and drug screen

Why Lithia? We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package and all the tools you will need to be successful.  Our offerings include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays & PTO
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Lithia Learning Center
  • Vehicle Purchase Discounts
  • Wellness Programs

We are big community supporters; provide a fun, exciting and collaborative work place, where growth and advancement opportunities abound.


We are committed to living our values to: Earn Customers For Life, Take Personal Ownership, Improve Constantly and Have Fun.



Lithia Auto Stores is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free work place.



Automotive Maintenance Technician – Maintenance Mechanic – Auto Dealer



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