• Automotive Technician Alignment Under-car Specialist Automotive Technician Alignment Under-car Specialist Compensation: Based on experience
    Employment Type: Full Time

    High Performance Automotive Center - Technician

    San Diego's largest high-performance automotive service facility has expanded. We are now offering a full service tire, wheel and alignment center. We are looking for an experienced under-car technician familiar with the automotive-aftermarket performance industry, performance products, performance cars and that understand the passion our high-performance customers bring to the table.

    As a 30+ year custom local auto center we maintain a full parts store, 16k sq/ft of service space, full machine shop services, three dynamo-meters, Hunter suspension-alignment and state of the art wheel/tire equipment, and fabrication/exhaust welding center, all located in our multi-building campus facility in Kearny Mesa. We thrive on delivering our customers unique solutions to their new 2019-1950’s classic domestic high-performance car needs.
    Applicants must have experience with lowered vehicle applications; from supercars built for high-speed runs to drag racing of late-model production cars.. Knowledge of performance handling to enhance both street performance handling as well as road-racing and other high-performance off-road applications is key as well as installing upgrades of across the spectrum of super cars, classics, hot rods, sport trucks and daily drivers. Responsibilities may include motorsports participation at regional events to assist customers with their needs and enhance the value of services offered. Racing crew background is a plus.

    These positions are best suited for a driven individual, who desires to be part of a winning team with opportunity to increase compensation based upon the team’s success. Top compensation is flat-rate based and commensurate with experience and professional recommendations required. Having fun and enjoying cars as well is not an option; it’s a requirement!

    Please submit your resume, visit us for an application at 5675 Kearny Villa Rd. San Diego, CA 92123. Interviews will be scheduled upon submission of app. With references.

    Please, no recruiters or phone calls.
    Please submit resume, references, and cover letter to:
  • Service Department Manager JBA full-service automotive center located in the business district of San Diego seven miles from Pacific Beach, CA is independent and growing. Are you tired of the weather there? Tired of the dealership rat race, ready to let your success be based on why you're in the industry; your passion for delivering great cars, done right for paying customers that share an equal passion for what you build?

    JBA has a (opened in 1985, is 25k sq.ft., 16-lifts, full machine shop, 3-dyno cells and we drag and road race) career leadership opportunity for an experienced high-performance automotive enthusiast with a car building passion, racing industry background and a history of successful automotive management. This "key" position will work with ownership as needed to develop what the position requires, strong product knowledge along with a willingness to learn (includes a base salary listed with opportunity to develop growth incentive plan as well). A high volume of Mustang work and Dearborn built cars translates into an advantage for someone with a Ford Service Dept. background along with or a general background of classics to late model high performance domestic cars is key. Knowledge of past and current performance V-8 engines and in particular the demands and necessity for demanding the attention to detail required for finishing cars and racing cars, is key.

    The interest in properly repairing customers special cars including building or even finishing them, for fantastic owners is the daily work. These cars range from 1960's build's of old 1930+ hot rods to today's 2020 cars with 600-1000+ horsepower where tuning late model machines to compete in various events and shows is a daily job.

    Please submit your professional resume along with a cover letter describing in more detail your business background, education, leadership or business ownership past along with your broad automotive background. Please explain your interest and history with the specialty aftermarket high-performance industry including if you have a passion for any specific motorsports associations and what your best expertise is; in technical automotive applications and business.

    We are a 30 plus year-old, 20-plus staff, very busy full-service independent automotive center. We execute full-line auto repair, tires, full engine balance-blueprint-machine, plus a complete under-car and exhaust fabrication shop, chassis dynamometer cell and engine dyno cell. JBA Speed in San Diego CA, specializes in repairing and upgrading classics and muscle cars and hot rods from the 1930's - today (domestics models only). Our experienced team daily prepares and maintains race vehicles and daily driven high-performance super-cars as well. Ranging from multiple carburetor '50-'60's V8's to EFI computer controlled and forced induction 1000hp cars. JBA maintains $400k in parts and fifty plus project cars in work-in-process every day. Consequently applicant must understand accrual based accounting while working with monthly sales targets, quarterly reviews and annual forecasts. This allows the impact of matching project costs to periods of time paid and allows accuracy of WIP and month to month sales with period reporting, accordingly.

    Please describe your personal high-performance car history, crew experience or race team / racing background as well. Partial relocation support may be available. Base salary plus opportunity to develop and participate in department incentive pay, plus benefits. For more info read @ and fb JBA Speed Shop or contact in writing J. Bittle, Operations Manager JBA Speed Shop.