Auto Mechanic Jobs & Careers at
Sun Valley Automotive
4553 North Rancho Dr., Las Vegas Nevada 89130
Open 7 Days a Week: 7 A.M. to Midnight
Sun Valley Automotive, Established since 1988 and locally owned and operated, has auto mechanic jobs and additional openings for the positions listed below. Job openings for qualified technicians and office staff are updated regularly. We offer highly competitive pay!
We currently have openings for Auto Technicians, 2G Automotive Technicians, Service Advisers, Emissions Testing/Oil Change Employees and Office Staff.
Please Note: Proven work experience and certifications are a must for all positions as well as a Nevada driver’s license, tools and reliable personal transportation.
To apply for open positions, e-mail a complete resume to:
Attachments will not be opened. Place your resume into the body of the email text (cut and paste). If you are a candidate for employment, when called to interview please bring a complete resume including work references, diplomas, transcripts, credentials etc. and i.d.’s with you. Please include your phone number in your email too.
We do run extensive background checks, however we review each person individually, so don’t let priors or a past deter you from applying. We understand that in life things happen.
For out-of-state applicants: By all means e-mail complete resumes to us (copied and pasted in the body of the email, no attachments will be opened). If you are a candidate for the position, an appointment will be scheduled. Be advised our insurance requires that you have to have a Nevada driver’s license and address to work here.
Before you apply for any position as an auto technician, please read the qualifications carefully. Our mechanics are highly experienced and trained in a wide range of areas from light to heavy duty, and have a strong work and educational/training history in automotive repair. We are looking for techs with 10+ years of experience working directly with automotive repair and diagnostics.
Office Staff Openings
Front Desk Clerks: We are looking for front desk staff. Automotive experience is not needed for this position because our technicians and service advisers handle all automotive aspects of the business, instead we are looking for competent front desk employees! Employees that we are searching for to fill these openings need to be courteous, have a friendly and polite personality in person and on the phone, and have some computer and typing skills. We expect our office staff to stick to their schedules, be on time, have their own reliable personal transportation and to always maintain a positive attitude.
Service Advisers: Our service advisers help to facilitate the communication between the auto technicians and our clients plus to support sales. Applicant must be professional in work and appearance, highly skilled in this industry and able to preform detailed vehicle inspections on wide variety of year, makes and models. Must have excellent communication and customer service skills. This is a fast paced, on your feet rewarding job for motivated, upbeat friendly professionals. We have a great crew and a fun team to be a part of.
Job Skills Needed: Experienced service writer to compile estimates from technicians, must also be able to perform vehicle inspections and writing repair estimates as needed. Applicant must be very knowledgeable with maintenance K services and vehicle inspections identifying areas where service or repairs are needed by performing complete inspections, front bumper to rear, on all makes and models of passenger cars and light duty trucks. Experience with Alldata, part department computer catalog orders, etc., and computer data entry. Must have typing skills, proper grammar and spelling skills, computer skills and excellent communication skills on the phone and dealing with customers in person.
Please be advised that a service adviser that has prior experience with only one type of dealership would have difficulties functioning in our shop as we work with a large existing and new client base with a variety of makes and models.
Automotive Technician Openings & Smog/Oil Change Technician Openings
4/10 work week, hourly based on a flat rate – year round busy shop, great crew, modern and clean facility. We work on just about everything with wheels made in the last 100 years. Must have tools required to do the job, reliable personal transportation to and from work, and be on time for your shift.
ASE Certified L1/L2 Technicians or similar including ASE Certified Master Technicians: Have the ability to diagnose any drivability issues, and perform the needed repairs in a timely manner. An ASE Certified L1/L2 technician is equipped with the most recent software and most recent scanners to perform the majority of drivability issues. An ASE Certified L1/L2 technician can tackle any drivability issues from ABS systems on most vehicles, any trouble code diagnostics, and evaporative system diagnostics. An ASE certified L1/L2 technician is also easily capable of performing all the R&R mechanical work.
Automotive Technician with Nevada 2G Emission License: For our 2G position which comes with a pay salary bonus, applicant must have a valid Nevada 2G Emissions Testers License IN HAND. Must have own tools, own reliable transportation, SSN and valid Nevada drivers license. Experienced tech, knowledgeable in Foreign and Domestic service and repairs, ranging from general service and repair, (e.g. T- belts, brakes, axles, suspension, engine repair, cooling and A/C systems and more). Possess high degree of skill with engine performance, computer and electrical systems, able to diagnosis and troubleshoot drivability issues, knowledgeable with Mitchell and Alldata technical data bank, able to operate Tech-2, Modis, Versus and able to run computer scans and understand diag flow charts. Applicant needs a minimum of eight years proven current experience. References and past employment are required and will be checked. Bring to interview up to date certificates (Factory training, Tech clinical updates courses, ASE etc.).
Intermediate Mechanic Job Openings: An intermediate car mechanic removes and replaces any auto parts as required. This will include but is not limited to the following: engine maintenance items, fuel system knowledge, suspension parts, cooling system parts, A/C and heating parts, drive-train parts, brake system parts, steering parts, belts and hoses. A mechanic can perform all the R&R mechanical work in a timely manner with very minimal number of comebacks or setbacks while performing the work. A mechanic will strive to produce quality work while working closely with the service manger. Must have a minimum 5 years recent automotive tech experience (work references checked). ASE and other certification preferred. Own all personal tools to perform work described. Applicant must have Nevada driver’s license, be dependable and have reliable personal transportation. Emissions 1G license: Not required, but a benefit. Please do not apply for this position if your only experience is working in oil and fluid change departments.
Nevada State Emissions Inspector & Oil Change Department Opening: This is a 2 in 1 job. We are looking for a licensed 1G inspector with additional oil change department experience too. In this position you’ll be working on both smog testing and oil changes. Must be licensed for the State of Nevada.
Thanks for looking – and we look forward to hearing from you!