Senior European Vehicle Technician

By: Dinan | 02/01/2021 < Back to Blog Home

Position Type: Full Time

Position Location: Opelika, AL

Job Description: The Senior European Vehicle Technician is a highly experienced mechanic with strong technical and diagnostic skills. Successful individuals can work independently at any level of vehicle diagnostics, repair, and performance modification installation.

Job Requirements and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product development team to define project goals and requirements
  • Communicate key information clearly to influence technical decisions and strategy
  • Remove necessary vehicle components and install sensors to prepare for engine calibration
  • Use OEM VAG and BMW tools to diagnose and repair any and all vehicle issues
  • Work closely with engineers and quality team members to influence product development and solve problems
  • Remove and install any needed vehicle components or modified components and provide feedback on installation
  • Remain up to date on new vehicle technology by studying Self Study Guides of key VAG and BMW models
  • Train non-Senior level technicians as needed

Required Qualifications & Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience as an automotive technician
  • Experience as a technician for a VAG and/or BMW dealership
  • Proficiency with OEM diagnostic tools

Desired Qualifications & Experience:

  • ASE certification
  • OEM specific certification
  • Associates degree or higher in related field
  • Experience with racing and/or automotive aftermarket parts

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