Roadside Assistance Technician
Company: Penske Automotive Group
Posted on: May 23, 2023
The Roadside Assistance Technician operates a service vehicle (tow truck wheel lift or light service truck) and responds to dispatched roadside assistance calls that require a tow, jump start, lock- out, fuel replenishment, tire change and other minor mechanical assistance.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
The Company is committed to hiring a diverse and qualified workforce. We will not consider any characteristic or category protected by state or federal law in hiring or employment decisions, including but not limited to race, national origin, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, status as a parent, or genetic information.
Work Environment/ Physical Demands
Primarily works in an automotive environment. Workspace may involve various weather conditions such as heat and cold as well as safety hazards due to the nature of work. May experience loud noise on a regular basis.
Medium/Heavy Work-Will lift over 50 pounds with assistance device required and/or frequent lifting or carrying of objects weighing up to or over 35 pounds with assistance device available as needed.
This position will require the employee to be standing for prolonged periods of time
This position requires the ability to push, pull, stoop, kneel, reach, grasp, and walk on a regular basis
This position involves repetitive motion
This position requires the ability to communicate verbally and nonverbally
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as required
Required Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent. Safe working knowledge of shop tools and equipment.
Automotive technical school or 1 year of experience driving commercial or towing vehicles and effective communication skills.
Preferred Education and Experience
2-5 Years of collision repair experience.
I-CAR or ASE Certifications are a bonus.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications (Certification/Licenses/Registrations)
Valid Driver's License
Safety Sensitive Position
The essential functions of this position require a person to work with hazardous or flammable materials; AND/OR to complete tasks in which a lapse of attention could result in injury, including without limitation the operating, repairing, maintaining, or monitoring of heavy equipment, machinery, or motor vehicles.
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