Employment Opportunities at Garvey VW of Queensbury

At Garvey Volkswagen of Queensbury, we believe our employees are our greatest asset and we treat all employees with respect and appreciation for their contributions to Garvey Auto. From care salespersons to product specialists and automotive technicians, we believe in providing our employees the ongoing training to succeed (and rewarding outstanding effort and results through bonus and commission programs)! If this sounds appealing to you, please take a look at our open positions below. If you have any questions on starting a career at Garvey, please give us a call at (888) 857-8826 or contact us online.

Why Work at Garvey VW Dealership & Service Center in Queensbury NY?

At Garvey Volkswagen of Queensbury, we believe our employees are our greatest asset. As such, we treat all employees with respect and appreciation for their contributions to Garvey Auto. We believe not only in providing ongoing training so our employees are VW experts, but also rewarding outstanding effort and results through bonus and commission programs.

If this sounds appealing to you, please take a look at our open positions by clicking the link below and you can submit your resume via the link.

The Garvey Automotive Group is now hiring for an Automotive Technician. Experience is preferred. We are looking for technicians with prior dealership or service center experience. The candidates we are seeking are qualified, trained, and equipped.

At Garvey Volkswagen Kia our Automotive Mechanics are responsible for the repair of all new and pre-owned vehicles sold by the Garvey Automotive Group as well as off make vehicles brought in by our customers for repair. They maintain factory certification and their own supply of key tools. We help provide training and ASE certifications for those mechanics that with to improve their skills. As part of every repair our technicians perform a walk around of all vehicles brought through our shop to make sure our customer's needs are attended to. At Garvey we strive for a 100% fixed-right-the-first-time ratio and high levels of technician proficiency. Our mechanics also need to be customer service oriented and able to communicate with our clients to answer any questions they have about their vehicles.

A Well Qualified Candidate Will:

  • Possess top level experience with an automotive manufacturer
  • Electrical diagnosis capability, past certifications
  • Be able to perform engine replacements quickly and efficiently
  • Be certified at the "B" or "C" level
  • Have a NYSI license (required)
  • Be willing to work Saturdays
  • Be COVID19 vaccinated

An extremely well qualified Auto Mechanic candidate will:

  • Hold any level ASE certification
  • Be "A" level or "Master" certified
  • Be manufacturer certified by Volkswagen, Hyundai, or Kia
  • Be certified by multiple manufacturers
  • Be interested in completing certification work at home
  • Be certified in HVAC concerns
  • Be willing to work on Saturdays

Why work at Garvey Automotive Group?

  • Air Conditioned / Heated Shop
  • Extremely Busy Shop
  • Steady Winter Work
  • Great Benefits!
  • Matching 401k
  • Health Care
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid Training
  • Paid Vacations
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick Days
  • New or Used Vehicle / Parts / Service Discounts
  • Laundered Uniforms
  • Ready Supply of Specialty Tools
  • Friendly Work Environment

Sign On Bonus
Between $1,500 and $3,000 depending on tech grade, experience, and certifications.

Questions?
Contact Larry Brown, Service Manager, at Garvey Volkswagen Kia (518) 832-4250.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $27.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Signing bonus

COVID-19 considerations:
All employees are required to wear masks, we have added plexiglass dividers where appropriate, the building has increased airflow with MERV13 filters, and we have added hand-sanitizer dispensers throughout the store.

Application Question(s):

  • At what level and for which brands do you currently hold certification?
  • Can you currently reliably commute to Queensbury, NY?

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Automotive Repair: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Preferred)
  • ASE Certification (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location