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Journeyman Technician

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Journeyman Technician

Due to expansion, the Bill Walsh Automotive Group in Ottawa, IL currently seeking Ford and Chrysler Master Technicians OR a Journeyman with the desire to become a Ford or Chrysler Master technicians, with top pay and benefits. This may be the opportunity you've been looking for! Diesel experience is a plus!

An employment signing bonus will be paid to the successful candidate.

  • Out Technicians quickly and efficiently perform routine maintenance
  • Our Technicians identify the cause of breakdowns and repair them using the most optimal solutions.
  • Our Technicians can expect to work with state-of-the-art equipment and have tremendous opportunity for career advancement


  • Confer with customers or service advisors to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems, and to discuss work to be performed and future repair requirements.
  • Test-drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using diagnostic tools and special service equipment.
  • Perform quality inspections of vehicle repairs prior to returning the vehicle to the customer
  • Diagnose, maintain, and repair vehicle automotive systems including engine, transmission, electrical, steering, suspension, braking, air conditioning, etc
  • Communicate directly with the service advisor so that customers can be informed if any additional service is needed. Providing an estimate of time needed for additional repairs.
  • Execute repairs under warranty to manufacturer specifications.


  • Chrysler or Ford certification preferred but not necessary. We will train the right tech.
  • 8 ASE Certifications or 5+ years experience required
  • Team oriented, flexible and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must be willing to be paid flat rate on hours billed



Employment Type Full-Time

Job Type Automotive, Installation - Maint - Repair

Education High School

Experience 5 years

Manages Others No

Relocation No

Industry Automotive - Motor Vehicles - Parts, Transportation, Other Great Industries

Required Travel Not Specified

Start your career as an automotive technician for Ford or Chrysler today. By clicking apply for position or by calling 815-662-4295 and talk to Mike Tegtman at Bill Walsh Ford or 815-433-1666 to talk to George Honiotes at Sierra Chrysler

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Bill Walsh Ford-Lincoln

2900 Columbus Street
Directions Ottawa, IL 61350

  • Sales: 8152408291
  • Service: 815-240-0986
  • Parts: 815-434-4800


  • Monday 8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Tuesday 8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Wednesday 8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Thursday 8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Friday 8:30AM - 7:00PM
  • Saturday 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • Sunday Closed