Hawk Ford of Oak Lawn is seeking experienced Diesel Journeyman technician. As an Automotive Diesel Technician (Journeyman) you will quickly and efficiently perform routine maintenance and identify the cause of breakdowns and repair them using the most optimal solutions. Automotive Technicians in our service departments can expect a clean, safe, and state-of-the-art environment to work in. The jobs are challenging and extensive training is available to those who are career focused!

This is a  Full -Time Union Local 701 position. Sign up bonus is available for qualified candidates with pay rate starting $38.85 / hour and up!

Job Responsibilities:
  • Perform work specified on maintenance and repair orders with efficiency and in accordance with dealership  standards
  • Diagnose and repair vehicle automotive systems including engine, transmission, electrical, steering, suspension, braking, air conditioning, etc. to specification
  • Provide labor and time estimates for additional automotive repairs
  • Explain mechanical diagnoses and required repairs in a non-technical manner to service advisors and customers
  • Continuously learn new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay abreast with rapidly changing technology.
  • Inspect and test new vehicles and recording findings so that necessary repairs can be made. 
Job Requirements:

As an Automotive Technician (Journeyman), you will be experienced and aware of the latest automotive technologies and be a persistent problem solver. We have determined some factors that may enable your success as an Automotive Technician:  

  • Valid Journeyman Card is a plus
  • Hold a minimum of 3 Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications is preferred
  • Hold a valid driver’s license
  • Team oriented, flexible, and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
  • Working knowledge of shop equipment such as wheel and tire equipment, alignment system, diagnostic equipment, AC equipment, etc.
  • Local 701 union shop. Fast paced / good traffic flow


This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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