Smog Automotive Technician - Rancho Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM

Job ID 2018-5045
Job Location US-CA-San Diego
Category Service Technicians
Type Regular Full-Time

More Information About This Job


Rancho Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM is part of the fast growing Group 1 Automotive, a leader in automotive retail.  We are looking to add a qualified SMOG AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN to our team. Group 1 is a Fortune 500 company that owns and operates automotive dealerships and collision centers in the United States, United Kingdom and Brazil.  We offer our associates a team environment, great benefits and ongoing training and support. If you are in alignment with our values of integrity, transparency, professionalism and teamwork - now might be the time for you to accelerate your career as part of the best company in automotive retail. Apply today or refer a qualified friend.


In addition to competitive pay, we offer our associates the following benefits:

  • Job training and career advancement opportunities
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid Time-off
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Employee vehicle purchase program
  • Performance / longevity bonuses





  • Technician will cater to the specific needs of each repair order efficiently and accurately. This must be done within both dealership and factory requirements.
  • The ideal Smog Technician must be able to diagnose malfunctions, as well as perform the necessary repairs for them.
  • Technician will perform vehicle repairs within their current capability/ skill level.
  • In depth examination of any vehicle under current supervision, to determine if any safety or service work is needed or recommended.
  • Clearly documents and records work that is performed on the repair order under his/her supervision.
  • Effectively communicate with the designated service manager or supervisor when the above adjustments and additional work is needed.
  • Road tests vehicles when required or refers to the test technician / service manager.
  • Ability to perform any additional related duties as required and assigned by service manager.




  • 2-5 years’ experience as an Automotive Heavy Line Technician
  • A.S.E. certified preferred
  • Current Smog License, NO citations and Star rating of .4 or higher.
  • A valid driver's license
  • High school diploma / Industry certification equivalent required
  • Proficiency in the use of common technician shop tools.
  • Ability to bend, move, lift 50 pounds and physically perform duties in the scope of the job.
  • Valid driver’s license in the state and good driving record

*All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks, MVR, and drug testing in order to qualify for employment* 


Group 1 Automotive is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer