The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Goodyear Mass Transit Tire Technician (Salinas, CA) in Salinas, California

As a Mileage Tire Maintenance Technician you will have exposure to and service a major transit / transportation fleet operation. Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Mounting and dismounting of bus tires by hand and machine, balancing and flat repairs

  • Understand and adhere to all safety standards

  • Vehicle inspection, inflation maintenance and record keeping, using electronic technology

  • Moving buses on customer's property

  • Operates in both indoor and outdoor environments, therefore exposure to heat and cold is to be expected

  • Shift: Day shift Sunday - Thursday


  • Qualified candidates for this position need not have experience, but should have a positive attitude, be highly self-motivated and possess a mechanical aptitude
  • Must be willing to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner
  • Must be able to work in a results-oriented, fast-paced environment as part of a team
  • Must be a self-starter and willing to work without direct supervision
  • Frequent bending, twisting, lifting, squatting and walking
  • Good oral and written communication ability
  • Must be able to pass a background check, physical exam and both hair and urine drug screens
  • Must have valid driver's license


Goodyear offers a benefit package which includes medical, prescription drug and dental, life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation, paid sick time, 10 paid holidays per year, and company provided uniforms. Goodyear associates also receive discounts on tires. This position pays a base hourly wage on a weekly basis of $19-$21 per hour based on experience.

Please call Ed with any questions at (951) 258-5163.

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