• Heavy Duty Technician

    Want to be part of our winning team? Bird Kultgen is looking for an 
    experienced, friendly, self motivated individual to join our customer 
    service oriented team. As a heavy duty technician, you will use your 
    diagnostic and mechanical repair skills to get customers back out on the 
    road as quickly as possible! 

    Duties 
    - Diagnose concerns and perform repairs with efficiency in accordance 
    with factory standards 
    - Examine vehicle and determine if further work is required or recommended 
    -Communicate with parts department and obtain needed parts 
    - Coordinate with service advisors 
    - Participate in Ford training programs, schools, and events 
    - Work closely with our team of service managers 
    - Other duties as assigned 

    Skills and Experience 
    - Ability to understand safety documents, maintenance and operating 
    instructions, and procedure manuals 
    - Write reports and correspondence 
    - Effectively present information to managers, customers, and teammates 
    - Attention to detail, organized, superior time management 

    Education 
    - High school diploma or equivalent 
    - Associates degree or equivalent from 2 year college or technical 
    school, or 6 months of related experience 

    Benefits 
    - Anticipated pay of up to 27.50 per flat rate hour depending on experience 
    - Family friendly retail work hours; Monday-Friday 7:30-5:30 
    - Clean, modern shop with latest equipment and tools 
    - Professional, positive teamwork environment 
    - Service manager with Bird Kultgen since 1981, asst manager 1995, 
    foreman 1992 
    - Training program 
    - Company sponsored health insurance, vision, dental, life, 401k, and more 
    - Paid vacation and 5 paid holidays 
    - Family owned and operated since 1936 
    - Fun and exciting workplace where our team members are part of our family

    Contact:
  • Quick Lane Automotive Technician, Part Time

    Want to be part of our winning team? Bird Kultgen is looking for an 
    experienced, friendly, self motivated individual to join our Quick Lane 
    team. As technician, you will use mechanical skills to perform 
    maintenance and get customers back out on the road as quickly as possible! 

    Duties 

    - Perform vehicle maintenance with efficiency in accordance with factory 
    standards 

    - Examine vehicle and determine if further work is required or 
    recommended and assist servicewriters in selling needed services 

    - Drain oil from crankcase and refill with proper type and about of oil, 
    replace oil and fuel filters 

    - Inspect fluid and air pressure levels, replace as needed 

    - Ensures that customers' vehicles are kept clean 

    - Maintain shop in very neat and clean manner 

    - Maintains and is accountable for all dealership-owned tools and 
    operates all equipment in a safe manner, report any safety issues 
    immediately to management 

    - Coordinate with service advisors 

    - Participate in Ford training programs, schools, and events 

    - Document all work performed on the repair order 

    - Work closely with our team of service managers 

    - Other duties as assigned 

    Education 

    - High school diploma or equivalent desired 

    - 6 months of related experience preferred 

    Benefits 

    - Starting pay $9/hour, additional possible depending on experience 

    - Family friendly retail work hours; rotating evening and Saturday shifts 

    - Clean, modern shop with latest equipment and tools 

    - Professional, positive teamwork environment 

    - Service manager with Bird Kultgen since 1981, asst manager 1995, 
    foreman 1992 

    - Training program 

    - Family owned and operated since 1936 

    - Fun and exciting workplace where our team members are part of our family 

    Contact:
  • Quick Lane Service Advisor

    Want to be part of our winning team? Bird Kultgen is looking for a Quick Lane Service Advisor to greet customers, listen to services needed, perform vehicle walk around inspections, and write and dispatch repair orders. Advisors also recommend needed routine maintenance to customers and present the report card to advise customers of future needs.


    Duties

    • Ascertains automotive problems by listening to customer, clarifies problems, conducts inspections, checks vehicle maintenance records
    • Verifies service contract coverage, explains provisions and exclusions
    • Prepares repair orders as well as repairs and services required, obtains approval signatures; enters Repair Order
    • Maintains automotive records by recording work performed
    • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and maintaining training requirements
    • Obtains and stays current on Quick Lane Service Advisor certifications
    • Enhances organization reputation and purses opportunities to add value for customers
    • Advises customers about necessary routine maintenance
    • Handles customer complaints
    • Explains thoroughly the repairs that were performed on customer vehicle upon redelivery and associated charges as well as reviewing report card
    • Informs management of potential problems so they can be proactively addressed
    • Maintains professional appearance and work area
    • Other duties as assigned

    Education and Skill Requirements

    • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred
    • 2+years of experience in the automotive industry preferred
    • Good communication skills
    • Works as part of a team
    • Valid driver’s license

    Benefits

    • $29-34k anticipated compensation
    • Family friendly retail work hours
    • Company sponsored medical, vision, dental, life, 401k, and more
    • Paid vacation after one year
    • Family owned and operated business since 1936
    • All department managers have been with Bird Kultgen for over 15 years
    • Fun and exciting workplace where our team members are part of our family

    Contact:
    Tom Lalley
    Email:
    tlalley@bkford.com
    254-523-9731
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