Cooper Service Tire Technician

Date:  Nov 4, 2020
Country/Region:  US
City:  Findlay OH
Job Requisition:  32493


Cooper Tire offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Cooper is a fun and exciting place to work, and we easily stand apart from our competition. We’re constantly on the lookout for motivated individuals who lead by example and inspire others to greatness. The opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!


The Tire Technician for Cooper Service store here in Findlay, OH will complete tire service work including dismounting, mounting, balancing, repair, installation and rotation; oil & filter changes & lubrication; minor automotive repair; battery installation; assisting mechanics; unloading freight trucks; storing tires; road service; shop housekeeping; pickup and delivery.


This role is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door at Cooper Service and move into a mechanic role after completion of certifications!


Benefits of working at Cooper Service:

  • Working hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:30pm and every other Saturday 8am-12pm. We are not open on Sundays.
  • This position offers a full benefits package (paid time off, medical/dental/vision, HSA, investment savings plan, etc)
  • Closed on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas 
  • Paid holidays & paid vacation
  • Opportunity for career growth
    • Cooper Tire will support this candidate receive additional certifications and trainings!


<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Job Responsibilities:

  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Learn how to diagnose and repair basic systems to become certified in a minimum of 5 areas with a preference for brakes, alignments, suspensions, cooling and electrical.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Change oil, filters, windshield wipers, bulbs, and belts.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Install batteries and check electrical systems.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Install tires and perform tire maintenance.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Lifting capability up to 100 lbs. or more.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work in a busy, loud, and physical environment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Work closely with and assist Mechanic(s) performing repair activities.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Perform technician duties in an efficient and precise manner.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Unload tire shipments and load scrap tires into trailers.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Use TPMS tools for relearning and diagnostics.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Road test vehicles.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must become TIA certified within the first 12 months of employment.  Must have ASE General Tech testing scheduled within 24 months of holding this position.


<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Basic Qualifications:

  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High School Diploma or GED is required.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Demonstrate the ability to learn basic mechanical tasks.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High level of motivation, energy and a customer-focused attitude.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Must be able to work Saturdays and overtime as required.

Cooper Tire is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We strive to recruit, develop and retain top candidates by providing an engaging culture and opportunities to grow and develop. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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