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Kia of Des Moines Experienced Technician in Des Moines, Iowa

Company Name : Kia of Des Moines

English Job Title : Experienced Technician

About Kia:

Kia is looking for new talent! Kia of Des Moines is growing rapidly and we need additional team members to support our service department. We want to know your ambitions and how we can line them up with our workforce. Here at Kia, we strive to make our customer experience our top priority. Our customer service priority means hiring the best talents and recognizing that our employees are the foundation to a successful business.

What We Can Offer You :

  • We have ASMs/Service Advisors who KNOW how to sell, and with honesty and integrity

  • State-of-the-Art Shops

  • 1 week Paid Vacation (after 1 year)

  • 12 days Paid Time Off per year (after 6 months)

  • Health, Visions, and Dental Insurance

  • Tenure! We contribute to your benefits after you reach milestones with employment.

  • 401K match

  • Company Sponsored Events

  • Food Trucks

    Wonder if You Are A Good Fit?

    Kia of Des Moines is seeking an Experienced Technician with excellent customer service skills and a thorough knowledge of various makes and models of vehicles so they can better assist our customers. Kia of Des Moines makes customer service a top priority so candidates must have an excellent customer service mentality, a positive and friendly attitude, and be a strong team player.

    Responsibilities :

  • Perform work specified on the repair order with efficiency and in accordance with the dealership

  • Test drive vehicles and testing components/systems using diagnostic tools and special service equipment

  • Diagnose, maintain, and repair vehicle automotive systems (engine, transmission, electrical steering, suspension, brakes, air conditioning, etc…)

  • Communicate directly with the Service Advisor so that customers can be informed if any additional service is needed

  • Provide estimates of time needed for additional repairs

  • Execute repairs under warranty to manufacturer specifications


  • Must hold a high school diploma or equivalent

  • 2+ years of Service Technician experience (preferred)

  • Certified General Motors Technician

  • ASE Certification (required)

  • B level qualifications, including Diagnostic, Electrical and Engine Repair

  • Basic Computer skills

  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment

  • Must be at least 18 years old to apply

  • Have a valid Iowa Driver’s License and clean driving record

  • Will submit to a drug and background screening prior to employment

  • Ability to learn new technology, repair and service procedures and specifications able to operate electronic diagnostic equipment

    Why Kia?

    Here at Kia, we know hiring the best talent and recognizing that our employees are the foundation to a successful business is a top priority. We have been a family owned business for 31 years and work hard to make our employees feel appreciated. We also pride ourselves on giving back to our community. Every year in July we hold a charity event where our employees nominate their favorite local charities and $100 from every vehicle sold will go towards the winning charity!

    We look forward to receiving your application!