Career Opportunity

 

We're a family business that's been around for nearly a century, and we couldn't have gotten here without our hardworking, customer service-driven employees at our 15 area stores. Cassidy offers competitive salaries and benefits including health insurance, profit sharing, and 401K.

 
 
 
Currently, we have the following openings:

Automotive Mechanics

Autmotive Mechanic Requirements- At least two years as a full service automotive technician. Experience and knowledgeable with engine performance/ emission diagnostic, brake repair, steering and suspension repair, alignment, air conditioning repair and all other full service automotive repair. ASECertification and automotive training also strongly preferred. 2 years shop experience (including alignments) required for this position. Entry Level Technician Requirements- Experience in performing oil changes, maintenance services and vehicle inspections. Experience in general automotive knowledge and repair. Automotive training and ASE certification is also a preferred. No experience necessary for this position.

Job Requirements

  • At least 2 years shop experience that includes alignments -- mechanic.
  • Your own tools.
  • Ability to work Saturdays.
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.

Knowledge & Skill

  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize work.
  • Ability to write clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written directions.

Additional Information

  • Must be willing to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
  • Must be able to work in a results-oriented, fast-paced environment as part of a team.
  • Must be a self-starter and willing to take the initiative, able and willing to work without direct supervision, and be willing to attend appropriate training sessions.
  • Keep a neat appearance (uniforms, safety boots/glasses).
  • Must be willing to work scheduled shifts including an occasion Saturday.
  • Must be able to pass a background check including employment history, SSN verification, criminal history, etc.
  • Must have a clean drivers license (no DUI, suspensions or tickets)
  • Must be able to pass a drug test (hair-based) and a physical

All applicants must be willing to be placed at our River Forest or Canal Street locations.

For an exciting and rewarding career, email your resume and cover letter to mahern@cassidytire.com

Tire & Lube Technicians

Job Summary

  • Perform preventative and routine maintenance on vehicles such as changing oil, changing and rotating tires, changing light bulbs, and checking fluids.
  • Assisting (not training) technician mechanics in performing technical activities.
  • Diagnoses and repairs to specifications – brake and hydraulic, exhaust, front end, suspension, alignment, and computer systems.
  • Adequately explains technical diagnoses and needed repairs to non-mechanical individuals which may include employees and customers on an as-required basis.
  • Continuously learns new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay abreast with rapidly changing automotive technology.
  • Keeps store management aware of mechanical repair problems as they occur.
  • Maintains an organized and neat bay.
  • Maintains and organizes tire stock.
  • Delivery of tires to local stores and wholesalers.
  • Perform related responsibilities as required or assigned.

Required Education/Experience

  • High School Diploma or the equivalent.
  • 1 year shop experience preferred, but willing to train for the position.

Knowledge and Skill

  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize work.
  • Ability to write clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written directions
  • Supply Management, Mechanical Inspection Tools, Technical Understanding, Attention to Detail, Dependability, Thoroughness, Verbal Communication, Documentation Skills, Inventory Control, Job Knowledge

Additional Information

  • Must be willing to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner.
  • Must be able to work in a results-oriented, fast-paced environment as part of a team.
  • Must be a self-starter and willing to take the initiative, able and willing to work without direct supervision, and be willing to attend appropriate training sessions.
  • Keep a neat appearance (uniforms, safety boots/glasses).
  • Must be willing to work scheduled shifts including Saturday.
  • Must be able to pass a background check including employment history, SSN verification, criminal history, etc.
  • Must have a clean drivers license (no DUI, suspensions or tickets)
  • Must be able to pass a drug test (hair-based) and a physical

Immediate openings in River Forest, Lincolnwood (Touhy & Cicero), Arlington Heights, & Canal (Chicago Loop) locations.

For an exciting and rewarding career, email your resume and cover letter to mahern@cassidytire.com

Road Service Technicians

Road Service Technicians must be willing to work with retail, commercial, and fleet accounts. Technicians work inside/outside as well as in all weather conditions (sun/heat, rain, snow/cold, etc.). Technicians must be able to work on all types of equipment and their tires from hand carts to cars to light trucks to semi-trucks/trailers to front loaders/heavy duty construction equipment.

All Road Service Technicians will be based out of our headquarters in Addison, IL, but must be willing to work out of all 15 Chicagoland locations.

Requirements:
  • Clean and valid drivers license NO DUI's, suspensions, accidents or more than 1 speeding ticket on your driving record. We will check your license with the DMV for insurance purposes.
  • Be able to take and pass a drug test.
  • Have at least 2 years experience with a company as a Road Service Technician. Please send with your resume at least 1 reference from the company you worked for as a technician.

For an exciting and rewarding career, email your resume and cover letter to mahern@cassidytire.com

Store Manager

The Store Manager is responsible for streamlining the selling process with customers. This includes managing, training and retaining team members all while increasing the profitability of the store.

The ideal candidate will possess:
  • A minimum of five years of big-box retail store leadership.
  • A master of organization, strategic planning and coaching.
  • Ability to drive sales to extreme levels.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.
  • Manage store personnel and oversee all in-store operations to achieve sales, service, customer satisfaction and profitability goals for the store.
  • Superior communications skills with all customers, staff and vendors.
  • Ensure complete compliance with all company policies and procedures.
  • Leading and training skills to develop new Assistant Managers.
  • Hands on management style with a focus on increasing customer base.
  • Bilingual a plus.
  • Four-year degree in business related field.

For an exciting and rewarding career, email your resume and cover letter to mahern@cassidytire.com