Brake Technician

Job Description


A Brake Technician is responsible for the diagnoses and replacement of brake pads on vehicles of all makes and models. One should be able to adequately explain technical diagnoses and needed repairs to non-mechanical individuals which may include employees and customers on an as-required basis. Our technicians earn an excellent income and enjoy the benefits of working with a very successful and progressive organization.  Accelerate your career with Town Fair Tire!  If you want to work on a wide range of vehicles with state of the art equipment, we’ve got a great opportunity for you! We are looking for an Automotive Technician with more than just strong mechanical skills. To excel in this service role, you will need excellent customer service skills, effective communication skills, and keen attention to detail. If that describes you, we want to hear from you!



Job Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as an automotive technician specializing in brakes and alignment  
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications required
  • Team oriented, flexible and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
  • Working knowledge of shop equipment such as: wheel and tire equipment, braking system and alignment system


Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Automotive or tech school experience


Essential Job Functions:

  • Be able to diagnose and repair and change brakes on vehicles of all makes and models
  • Be able to properly and accurately align any car using a Hunter alignment machine
  • Possess a working knowledge of the alignment system
  • Install and perform tire maintenance
  • Ability to perform multiple duties in a high-energy, fast-paced environment
  • Properly secure vehicle to lift to ensure safe operation
  • Properly dismount and remount tires and wheels securely on vehicle
  • Operate independently and as a team member
  • Perform and demonstrate Customer Service Satisfaction
  • Will follow direction and adhere to policies and procedures, while exhibiting a neat and clean appearance.
  • Fulfill Company Philosophy and Goals
  • Must be able to safely operate shop equipment, demonstrate the ability to learn and repeat basic mechanical repairs, and comply with Town Fair Tire, OSHA and EPA policies.


Non-Essential Job Functions:

  • Paperwork – any and all related requirements
  • Customer Relations
  • Housekeeping, maintained daily.
  • Aware of the latest automotive technologies and be a persistent problem solver. 
  • Continuously learn new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay abreast with rapidly changing automotive technology.


Safety Requirements:

  • Perform all safety related items as per the Employee Safety Manual
  • Learn and maintain all lifting procedures
  • Learn and maintain all general housekeeping and ensure daily performance
  • Report all accidents and incidents immediately upon them taking place to your direct supervisor


Weight Requirements:

  • Lift a minimum of forty-five (45) pounds
  • Perform repeated and repetitive movement consistent within the tire industry


Other Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Other duties can and will arise and you should be prepared to take on these challenges openly.