Employment: Lube/General Technician - Full-time

Company Description


Pay range $13-39.50 hour depending on experience, this does not include bonuses.

We are offering a $2500.00 sign on bonus after a six month probation period for a more qualified individual.

Benefits- One paid sick day each year. Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, 401k


Martin Automotive is a family owned and operated full service repair center. Our growing business is located in the busy and ever growing community of Washington, IL. We offer a professional but friendly atmosphere. We offer complete and correct repair and service the first time every time. Our technicians repair and maintain all makes, models, foreign, and domestic cars, trucks, commercial vans, and medium heavy duty trucks, school buses, ambulances, and other emergency and Municipal vehicles.

Job Description
As an Automotive General /Light Service Technician you will be expected to perform basic light maintenance and service on a variety of vehicle makes and models. You will receive ongoing training through our affiliation with NAPA, NAPA Autotech, AC Delco (G.M.) and other sources both in the classroom and online. In addition, you will work alongside our ASE certified and Master ASE certified technicians to help you develop your diagnostic capabilities and increase your service knowledge.

Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:

  • Performing oil change services, checking and topping off of all fluids, checking tire pressures and air and cabin filters in a timely manner
  • Performing safety and general service inspections
  • Identifying fluid leakage, tire wear, service light identification and unperformed maintenance
  • Pre-purchase vehicle inspections
  • Flushing and servicing of all fluid operated or containing systems
  • Replacing drive belts, coolant hoses and light bulbs
  • Performing tire rotations, mounting and balancing
  • Inspecting brake pads and shoe wear, rotor and drum wear limits, and fluid leakage
  • Communicating with the service advisor regarding needed safety repairs or maintenance other than those listed on the repair order
  • General cleaning of service area and facility grounds if needed
  • Qualifications
  • The Light Service Technician must be able to demonstrate their knowledge of basic vehicle maintenance and perform light service of basic vehicle systems.


  • Minimum 1-2 years’ work experience or schooling
  • Demonstrated ability to learn basic mechanical, electrical, and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work well with others, helping out when needed
  • Basic TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitoring System) knowledge
  • Alignment experience a plus, but not required
  • Must have basic hand and air tools to facilitate job responsibilities
  • Must be open and available to all service training opportunities, whether self-paced or instructor led
  • ASE certification not required at time of hire, but the achievement of master certification status is expected with ongoing employment and training
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record—subject to verification
  • Presentable appearance
  • We are offering a $2500.00 sign on bonus after a six month probation period for a more qualified individual.

Must have own fully equipped tool box

Proficient Computer knowledge

Excellent customer service skills

Ability to read, write, and communicate clearly

Ability to pass random background check and drug screen

Valid and Insurable IL Drivers License Required

Clean and Professional Appearance

Participate in keeping service area clean and organized

Adhere to Policies and Procedures

Work Monday through Friday Mon-Fri 7am-5:30pm

Must be punctual, dependable, and reliable

Willingness to come in early, stay late, come in on an occasional Saturday when workload requires.

Willingness to study and complete ASE testing.

Ability to Pass ASE Tests and Become ASE Certified

Have a great attitude


One paid sick day each year.
Paid Holidays
Paid Vacation


Team Building Getaways
Christmas Party

Family discounts on parts and services

Corporate sponsored training such as Napa and AC Delco

Corporate discounts on services such as cell phone services, insurance and other services.

A/C Delco training at G.M. training facilities, online, in-house and local colleges.

Napa Autocare training for all makes and models, diesels, computer skills, Microsoft programs and more. (online training, local and various locations abroad)

When applicable- Training and Education Benefits
Reimbursement after passing ASE Test

Washington and Surrounding Areas Only AAA certified repair shop.

Aggressive production bonus program

Fun, friendly and professional atmosphere

Clean working conditions

No corporate decisions. Owner and Service manger makes daily decisions, no corporate B/S.

Pay range $13-39.50 hour depending on experience, this does not include bonuses.

Only applicants meeting requirements will be considered. No phone calls.

Send cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Or drop off in person @ the shop. Be prepared for an on the spot interview if time allows.

We take our careers and yours very seriously so apply today!

As part of the NAPA AutoCare Center network, we are committed to the highest quality. Our desire is to hire the best people in the industry. That’s why we offer competitive compensation and benefits.

The Light Service Technician position offers an opportunity to gain valuable experience as you continue to develop your mechanical and technical skills. It’s an ideal position for an individual who is highly motivated and has a strong commitment to learning and growth. If your goal is to build a successful career in the automotive service industry, apply today!

2136 Washington Rd
Washington IL 61571

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