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Kal Tire

Service Truck/OTR Technician - $30+/hour

Sparwood, BC
Full Time
6 days ago
Service Truck/OTR Tire Technician - Sparwood, BC

Kal Tire is Canada's largest independent tire dealer and one of North America's largest commercial tire dealers with over 250 Kal Tire retail and commercial stores in Canada, warehouse facilities and 9 retread manufacturing plants. In addition, Kal Tire's Mining Tire Group is a global leader in mining tire service and supply, servicing more than 150 mine sites across five continents. The company employs more than 7,000 team members globally.

The Opportunity

Kal Tire is recruiting for an OTR Trained Tire Technician with a focus on providing top service to our customers by performing front shop service, off-site fleet service and roadside assistance. As the ideal candidate, you have a strong desire to be in the automotive industry, have a passion for people and understand the true value of good customer service. Reporting to the Store Manager, you will be willing to drive a Kal Tire road service vehicle that is outfitted with tools and supplies.

We will provide a thorough training program that includes hands-on experience, product and safety training, and opportunities for an apprenticeship are possible once you have proven yourself for a minimum of 12 months.

Competitive wages starting at $30+/hour increasing with experience and potential for overtime.
Potential for relocation expenses to be covered.

Core Responsibilities
• Troubleshoot, repair and perform service work on a wide variety of commercial tires and wheels including removing wheel assemblies, dismounting tires, balancing, inflating and installation, reinstallations and diagnostics or OTR tires
• Respond to highway and night calls in Sparwood and the surrounding areas
• Provide exceptional customer service and exceed every customers' expectations
• When not out on road calls, assist with designated in-shop service as directed by supervisor
• Contribute to a safe and environmentally responsible workplace by following all safety standards and environmental policies while ensuring work is done on time

Required Skills and Experience
• 1+ years of commercial truck experience is required
• Mechanical aptitude and ability to problem solve on the spot
• Methodical and patient approach and ability to pay attention to the details
• Strong team player who is able to work unsupervised
• Ability to excel in a physically demanding environment and comfortable lifting 50lbs at shoulder height
• Safety mindset, willing to wear all required PPE, and follow all safety procedures

Education and Special Requirements
• A high school diploma is a minimum requirement
• Automotive pre-employment program or high school shop experience is considered an asset

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About Kal Tire

Tom Foord founded Kal Tire in 1953, based on his fundamental belief that the ability to deliver top quality products at a fair price, backed by superior service, will produce customer satisfaction....

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Forestry, Fishing, Mining, Oil and Energy
5001-10,000 employees