Yorkville Hyundai
WrenchWay Top Shops | Lithia Motors
Yorkville Hyundai
5194 Commercial Drive Yorkville, NY 13495
About Us

Lithia Motors Inc. started in 1946 in Ashland, OR as a small Chrysler store and has evolved into the 3rd largest dealership group in the nation. With over 180 locations to serve our customers. Carbone Hyundai has just recently opened its new state-of-the-art facility. The team here has worked hard to earn its success and look forward to expanding even more. We are located on the outskirts of Utica with its melting pot of culture and fine cuisine but also within an hour of the Adirondack Mountains, allowing you to explore at your leisure via hiking, 4-wheeling or tubing.

Under the Hood
Work Environment
Career Development
Hiring Process
  • Do you have an application form and how long does it typically take to complete?

    We do have an online application and it usually takes less than 20 minutes to complete.

  • Do you phone screen applicants before doing in-person interviews?

    Applicants are phone screened by a recruiter and then an in person or phone interview is scheduled with the service manager.

  • What do your in-person interviews entail?

    One on one question and answer with the service manager and shop foreman if available.

  • Do you perform background checks, drug screening, or personality tests before hiring an applicant?

    We conduct a background check and a drug screening prior to offer.

  • Do you perform a skill assessment before hiring an applicant? If yes, what does it entail?

    There are some assessments that are performed on line.

  • After an in-person interview, approximately how long should I expect to wait for a rejection or an offer?

    We try to keep in contact with our candidates and a rejection or offer is usually made within a week.

  • Approximately how long does the full hiring process take from submitting the application to the time of the hiring decision?

    Depending on the number of applicants it usually takes less than a week.

  • Is there anything else you’d like to mention about your hiring process?

  • Is the shop heated? Air conditioned?

    Shop is heated and has fans for summer months which are mild.

  • What is the size of the team I’d be working with?

    6-12 techs. 2-3 advisors

  • What are the shop hours and what are the shift timeframes?

    M-Th 7:00 am - 7:00 pm F 8:00 am - 6:00 pm S 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturdays are on rotation for techs and advisors.

  • What tools does the shop provide that are available for all technicians to use?

    All Hyundai MFG specific tools, scanners and lap tops provided. Techs are expected to have appropriate tools and box.

  • What type of break room facility is provided?

    Brand new clean and state of the art with fridge and microwave.

  • How many bays does your shop have?


  • How many repair orders do you average per month?

    450 but planning on 900+ with new shop

  • What is your parts ordering process?

    Technician diagnoses vehicle, writes order, goes to Parts Dept for quote, brings to advisor, advisor follows up with customer for approval and returns to tech to do the work.

  • What is your policy on side work?

    We do not allow side work to be done on site as it is an insurance issue.

  • Are there any other unique features of the work environment worth noting?

    This is a brand new and state of the art facility with plenty of room to grow. We have a winning attitude and small town family atmosphere.

  • Do you offer any skills training or continuing education opportunities?

    Shop pays for completed and passed ASEs. Shop pays for MFG training both on site and off premise including : Travel, Lodging, Food, and time at class.

  • Can you describe opportunities for career growth at your business?

    Our mission statement is Growth Powered By People! How far you go depends on you and your drive. We have had many techs become service managers and service managers become fixed operations directors and even general managers!

  • Can you describe your performance review process?

    Performance Reviews are each done at service manager's discretion.

  • What type of safety training is required?

    Monthly safety meetings. On-line safety training at hire. Safety committee on site.

  • Can you describe how Techs work with and mentor younger techs?

    Our senior technicians are afforded the opportunity to mentor new and upcoming techs.

  • How does your shop get involved with the local community?

    All Lithia stores are very involved in community events. Lithia Motors Inc. has great national community involvement including Lithia 4 Kids.

  • Do you do anything with local high schools or tech schools to encourage more students to enter the profession?

    Our local stores and national recruiters are very involved with local High School vocational programs . Lithia Motors Inc. is a preferred employer at all national vocational schools.

  • Where do you see the shop in five years?

    YOY growth has been incredible and projected to continue through the next 5 years. We are also implementing on-line service and sales through our new Driveway division!

  • Is there anything else you’d like to mention about career development and community?

    Our Growth Powered By People mission provides a chance for you to further your career as far as you want without obstacles. Do the work and move on up!

  • A Level Technician
    - Pay Range: $47,840 - $62,400/year

    Certified Hyundai Master tech, would be experienced in diagnostics, electrical, engine, transmission and self-motivated. NYS inspectors license. AC certification.

  • B Level Technician
    - Pay Range: $35,360 - $43,680/year

    Certified Hyundai tech with most credentials. Learning engines and transmissions but proficient in everything else. NYS inspectors license and AC certification

  • C Level Technician
    - Pay Range: $31,200 - $43,000/year

    NYS Inspector’s license, experienced in suspension parts replacing parts and brakes.

  • Service Advisor
    - Pay Range: $30,000 - $60,000/year

    Pending experience, production based pay plan, reliable, CDK experience a huge plus, experience preferred and/or parts and basic car knowledge .

Health Insurance Offered Health Insurance offered and policy can be customized by employee
Dental Insurance Offered Dental Insurance offered
Vision Insurance Offered Vision insurance offered
Retirement Plan Offered 401k with company participation. Employee Stock Purchase Program
Sick Leave Not Offered
Vacation Offered PTO offered: After 1 year of service: 40 Hours After 2 years of service: 80 Hours each anniversary date After 7 years of service: 120 Hours each anniversary date
Paid Holidays Offered Most major holidays offered
ST / LT Disability Offered ST/LT disability offered.
Life Insurance Offered First $10,000 paid by company.
Uniforms Offered Uniforms and laundry service offered.
Other Offered Generous employee discounts on vehicle purchases, leases, parts, and service contracts.
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