Service Apprenticeships

Technician Career Pathways at Nimnicht Family of Dealerships


 

Nimnicht Chevrolet

  • Family owned and operated since 1941
  • Chevrolet “Dealer of the Year” 2019
  • Top 5 finisher in Service Nationwide
  • An active contributor to multiple local charities
  • Proud partner with your Jacksonville Jaguars

Nimnicht’s Accomplishments

  • President’s award winning dealership
  • Governor’s award winning dealership
  • Service and Parts excellence award
  • Top 10 nationally in customer pay labor sales

Service Careers at Nimnicht

  • Our culture promotes growth from within
  • Immediate growth opportunities
  • Mentoring programs
  • Factory training programs

Service Facts

  • We currently employee 26 technicians
  • Apprenticeship Program
  • Our shop houses 50 service bays
  • Average technician tenure is 6 years
  • Our warehouse stocks over $2.5 million inparts

Service Benefits

  • We offer medical, dental and vision plans
  • Full reimbursement for ASE test completion
  • Paid time off
    • 1 week at 1 year
    • 2 weeks at 3 years
    • 3 weeks at 10 years
    • Major holidays

 

TECHNICIAN CAREER PATHWAYS


Express Technician

Change Oil, rotate tires, replace filters and complete multi-point inspections.

Apprenticeship Program

Basic duties plus: Brakes, Tires, and fluid services.

Repair Technician

All aspects of vehicle mechanical repair and diagnosis.

Used Vehicle Reconditioning Technician

Complete thorough vehicle inspections and repair level duties to provide safe quality used vehicles for our sales team.

Accessories/Performance Technician

Install factory accessories, custom wheel/tire packages, vehicle suspension kits, aesthetic upgrades and performance upgrades.

 

TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION PATH


Maintenance Certified Technician

  • Online courses are offered to all associates in GM center of learning and are self-paced.
  • Flat rate technicians are compensated to complete each GM module.

Certified Technician

  • Complete online courses and instructor led courses.
  • Technicians become certified in 4 areas:
    • Chassis
    • Drivetrain
    • Engine
    • Electrical

Expert Technician

  • Complete online courses, core instructor led courses and gain ASE certification in corresponding areas.
  • Technicians become certified in 5 areas:
    • Chassis
    • Drivetrain
    • Engine
    • Electrical

Master Technician

  • Complete all online courses, core instructor-led courses and gain ASE certification in corresponding areas.
  • Additionally technicians seeking master certification must attend higher level instructor- led courses.

Master Diagnostic Technician

  • Complete all online courses, core instructor-led courses and gain ASE certification in corresponding areas plus advanced level L1 ASE.
  • Additionally technicians seeking master diagnostic certification must attend invite only high tech courses.

 

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