Student: Automotive Technician

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Posting Details

Job TitleStudent: Automotive TechnicianRequisition NumberSE02700Department Name3J5SE: Student EmploymentWork LocationLexington, KYOn Campus/Off CampusOff CampusSalary Range$12-12.75/hourType of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimePreferred Education/Experience

teamwork, friendliness

Hours per Week

Part-Time hours vary between 7 am – 7 pm.
12-40 hours per week, depending on the student’s schedule and desired number of hours.

Job Summary

You must be a current UK student to apply for this position.

Automotive Technician (also known as Lube Technician)

What you’ll do
As an Automotive Technician you will help drive the continued success of VIOC by providing reliable and impeccable preventive maintenance service. You will act as a trusted advisor to our customers, evaluating their needs and performing maintenance to keep their vehicle serviced and safe on the road.

  • Evaluate customers’ needs, working quickly and efficiently
  • Contribute to a fun team atmosphere
  • Master products, services and company knowledge
  • Perform automotive preventive maintenance such as changing oil, checking and refilling other vehicle fluids, replacing filters, and inspecting and replacing lights and wipers
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace
How you’ll succeed:
  • You are friendly and ready to work as part of a customer-focused team
  • Have an eagerness to learn
  • You can lift up to 50 pounds
  • Have full mobility and the ability to work with your hands above your head
  • Can stand for extended periods of time and climb stairs
  • Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

    We provide paid, on-the-job training so we do not require any specific skills or knowledge.

    Deadline to Apply11/01/2020University Community of Inclusion

    The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

    As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

    Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

    Anticipated Start Date10/19/2020Posting Specific Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * You must be a UK student to hold this position. Are you a UK student?
      • Yes
      • No




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    Posted: 10/6/2020
    Application Due: 1/4/2021
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