Automotive Instructor - Seattle WA - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-07
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Seattle
Washington
United States

Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) is looking for an Automotive Instructor in the Seattle/Kirkland, WA area to facilitate Interactive Distance Learning (PC based) and Instructor Led Training courses to Service Technicians in a training center setting. This individual must be highly motivated, willing to accept new challenges, and be able to complete tasks with minimal direction, including independent study, to stay current with technology. The ideal candidate will have previous dealership and Instructor/Facilitator experience.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of two years automotive technician experience
  • Current ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Strong knowledge of intricate automotive systems
  • Advanced automotive systems diagnostic skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work skillfully with highly technical diagnostic equipment, including: Scan Tools, Lab Scopes, DVOMs, Air Conditioning Recycling Equipment, Vibration Diagnostic Equipment, etc.
  • Ability to work well with both customers and co-workers in a team environment
  • Intermediate computer skills, including the use of the internet, Microsoft Office products and email
  • Ability to adapt to rapidly changing situations and work environments
  • Must have excellent time management, communication, and organizational skills
  • Must be able to work independently and effectively at a satellite training facility
Desired Skills:
  • Two years automotive instructor experience
  • Previous Mazda dealership experience
  • OEM Master Technician Certification (domestic or import)
Required Education:
  • Minimum Associates degree in Automotive Technology or successful completion of a formal Automotive Technology Program.
  • Four years automotive technician experience with a High School diploma may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Work Environment:
Work is performed in both classroom and shop/lab settings. Working in shop/lab areas may involve exposure to various automotive fumes, fluids, noise, smells, sharp edges and bump hazards that require continuous use of personal protective equipment, i.e., safety glasses, gloves, and head protection. Classroom work may involve standing, sitting, walking, occasional lifting (overhead, waist level) from floor, bending, frequent near vision use for reading and computer use.

Physical Requirements:
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is frequently required to sit, stand, bend, kneel, stoop, communicate, reach, and manipulate objects. Duties may involve moving materials weighing up to 35 pounds on a regular basis such as automotive components and equipment, as well as papers, files, boxes, computers, etc. Less frequent requirements for moving materials weighing over 35 pounds do exist with the assistance of lifting and moving equipment, i.e., hoists and lift tables. Manual dexterity and coordination are required over 50% of the work period while working in the shop/lab areas as well as operating equipment such as computer keyboard, monitor, projector, calculator, printer, and standard office equipment.



This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 129297

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.