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Toyota of Renton - Top Shops for Technician Jobs in Renton, WA

Top Shop for Technician Jobs in Renton, WA

Toyota of Renton

150 Southwest 7th Street Renton, WA 98057
https://www.toyotaofrenton.com

About Us

Toyota of Renton is located in the heart of Renton WA at the end of Highway 167. We have been a part of the O'Brien Auto Group family since 2012. Our shop has 35 bays with an average of 4,700 - 4,800 hours per month in our shop. We team with our local Toyota TXM Program to train our hourly technicians to become Flat Rate.

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About Us

Toyota of Renton is located in the heart of Renton WA at the end of Highway 167. We have been a part of the O'Brien Auto Group family since 2012. Our shop has 35 bays with an average of 4,700 - 4,800 hours per month in our shop. We team with our local Toyota TXM Program to train our hourly technicians to become Flat Rate.

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Hiring Process
  • Do you have an application form and how long does it typically take to complete?

    Toyota of Renton accepts applications online on our electronic recruiting site

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

    Yes

  • What do your in-person interviews entail?

    Conversations regarding the position with the Service Manager

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

    Motor Vehicle Report & Background Checks

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

    No

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

    This can vary depending on the timing and applicant count

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

    1-2 weeks

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

    Motor Vehicle Reports review any moving violation within the last 3 years and our Insurance company is extremely strict.

  • Is the shop heated? Air conditioned?

    Toyota of Renton does have heating/cooling within our shop

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

    Technicians are paid on individual flagged hours not team structure. 35 bays with 12 Service Advisors

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

    Monday - Saturday 7:00am - 6:00pm Shifts can vary based on business needs

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

    Toyota of Renton offers all Specialty Tools for shop usage. Toyota of Renton offers entry level tools for Hourly Technicians however all Technicians are encouraged to create their own supply of tools.

  • What type of break room facility is provided?

    Toyota of Renton offers a lunchroom off the shop. We request all employees to take a meal period away from their bay.

  • How many bays does your shop have?

    35

  • How many repair orders do you average per month?

    3,500

  • What is your parts ordering process?

    Technicians order parts with Parts Back Counter

  • What is your policy on side work?

    Service Manager must be review and approve

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

    Friendly with tenured employees Open Service Drive

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

    Paid for passing ASEs Paid training for certifications Partnership with Toyota TXM Partnership with local community college

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

    We ask all Technicians to continue their education, be it recertifying current certs or taking new certs. Our goal is to continue growth and get all technicians to Master certification

  • Can you describe your performance review process?

    No set review process. Talk to and evaluate techs. as the year goes by.

  • What type of safety training is required?

    None

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

    Toyota of Renton does have a mentorship program available for those we see fit to meet the goals

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

    Toyota of Renton has been and continues to give back to their community by supporting local charities and schools.

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

    Toyota of Renton has a good relationship with numerous Tech Schools and local high schools teaming to show the opportunity for growth in our industry.

  • Where do you see the shop in five years?

    Continued growth with more hours based off our trends and Open Service Drive.

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

    N/A

  • A Level Technician
    Pay Range: $50,000 - $100,000/year ($24.04 - $48.08/hr)
    ($24.04 - $48.08/hr)

    Flat Rate Hourly top - $32.50 Pay for experience, ASEs, Certs

  • B Level Technician
    Pay Range: $35,000 - $75,000/year

    Depends on flagging hours

  • Lube Technician
    Pay Range: $25,000 - $40,000/year ($12.02 - $19.23/hr)
    ($12.02 - $19.23/hr)

    $15.00 to $16.00 per hour ASEs would be additional

  • Service Advisor
    Pay Range: $45,000 - $100,000/year

    Advisors new to the drive and writing can be on the lower end of the list above, however with the Open Service Drive there are abilities to make $100,000+ a year.

Health Insurance Offered Toyota of Renton offers our Self-Funded Company participated plan for Medical with eligibility the 1st of the month after 30 days of employment for all Full Time employees
Dental Insurance Offered Toyota of Renton offers our Self-Funded Company participated plan for Dental with eligibility the 1st of the month after 30 days of employment for all Full Time employees
Vision Insurance Offered Toyota of Renton offers our Self-Funded Company participated plan for Vision with eligibility the 1st of the month after 30 days of employment for all Full Time employees
Retirement Plan Offered Toyota of Renton offers a 401(k) with a company match. Must be over 21 with a full year of employment at the dealership.
Sick Leave Offered Toyota of Renton offers all employees sick accruals. Accruals are 1 hour for every 40 hours worked and are available after 90 days of employment.
Vacation Offered Toyota of Renton offers all Full Time employees Vacation. Must be employed for a full year before the ability to request Vacation.
Paid Holidays Offered Toyota of Renton offers all Full Time employees Paid Holidays. Paid Holiday dates vary each year and can be found by reaching out to Human Resources.
ST / LT Disability Offered Toyota of Renton offers all Full Time employees the ability to enroll in an employee-paid Short Term/Long Term Disability Plan. Employee must be employed for 13 months to be eligible.
Life Insurance Offered Toyota of Renton offers all Full Time employees the ability to enroll in an employee-paid Life Insurance Plan. Employee must be employed for 13 months to be eligible.
Uniforms Offered Toyota of Renton supplies all Service employees with company-paid uniforms.
Other Not Offered N/A

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