OK Nelson – Apprentice Mechanic Tire Technician

May 4, 2017 Job Posting

Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

  • Open and honest communication
  • Personal commitment towards success
  • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Apprentice Mechanic/Tire Technician – responsible for a variety of duties which includes supporting the Head Mechanic in assisting with automotive repairs/maintenance. Working as part of the Shop Team, the Tire Technician/Installer is responsible for a variety of tasks including:

  • Repair/Maintenance: road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components for diagnostic of issues, perform general automotive repairs
  • Tire Services: mounting/installation, balance & rotation, flat repairs
  • Shop Related: general housekeeping, Health & Safety compliance, shop supply replenishment, assisting in other areas as needed
  • Customer Service: communicating directly to customers or Service personnel



  • 2+ years’ previous experience/knowledge in the automotive trade. Preference given to those who are willing to complete apprenticeship.
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Able to take direction and complete tasks as assigned
  • Willingness to learn
  • Able to multi-task and handle multiple priorities on a daily basis
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be available to work full-time, 5 days a week and overtime when required

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage + other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Email address: oktirenelson@hotmail.com

Fax #: 250.352.1768

Drop by in person: 801A Front Street, Nelson, BC V1L 2J3

Telephone #: 250.505.5115

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