Tire Technician in Tucker, GA at American Tire Distributors

Date Posted: 1/30/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Tucker, GA
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Job Description

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Are you looking for an opportunity to turn your ambition and your people skills into a rewarding career with an industry leader? Join our team at American Tire Distributors! As the nation's premier tire distributor, ATD’s coast-to-coast distribution network provides approximately 80,000 customers across the U.S. and Canada with rapid and frequent delivery of high quality tires, custom wheels and shop supplies. 

Position Description: 

The Tire Technician is responsible for wheel and tire installation for the Assembly Program using tire machine, balancer, and all other shipping and warehouse related equipment. This includes preparation, storage and staging

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Partnering with site leadership to provide quality installation and balancing of wheel and tire assemblies
  • Designate and organize the wheel assembly area
  • Responsible for wheel assembly area housekeeping
  • Report damaged product to site leadership
  • Follow all safety training and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) relative to wheel assembly program
  • Complete all required Tire Industry Association (TIA) training and all other organization specified training
  • Meet scheduled delivery timelines
  • If the business needs require it, an associate may be asked to assist in picking material to fill orders.
  • Provide quality packaging of wheel assembly product to prevent damage in transit of product to our customers and capture evidence of product quality at the time of shipping, IE photographs, QC inspection sticker.
  • Assist site leadership with ordering/maintaining wheel assembly supplies
  • Assist site leadership with equipment maintenance and preventative maintenance
  • Assist site leadership with program reporting requirements
  • Operate powered industrial vehicles (forklifts, pallet jacks, order pickers, etc.) in safe manner and maintain operator certification
  • Operate all wheel assembly equipment in safe manner
  • Other duties as assigned by leadership which could include loading and unloading trucks, picking materials to fill orders within the facility for both wheel and/or core customers and other various responsibilities.

Key Partners (Positions):

  • Distribution Center Supervisor and Lead(s)
  • Distribution Excellence Manager
  • Customer Pick-Up Coordinator           

Direct Report Position Titles

This position does not have direct reports.


  • Education: Minimum high school diploma or GED
  • Experience:
    • Wheel or tire assembly experience considered an asset.

Key Competencies:

  • Possess excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to start, control and maintain a complete process or procedure, while keeping safety and compliance at the forefront
  • Ability to carry out oral and written instructions
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work.
  • Maintain order schedule timelines
  • Ability to provide consistent quality product to our customers
  • Demonstrate Respect:  Handle all business matters ethically and in full compliance with American Tire Distributors “Code of Conduct”
  • Be Accountable for Results:  Assume full responsibility for the consequences of one’s behaviors, decisions and results.


Physical Demands/Work Environment/Travel Requirements:

  • Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit, and must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Travel required: N/A

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties performed by the employee occupying the position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodations. Nothing in this job description creates a contract of employment in any way for any person. All employees hired by American Tire Distributors, Inc. are employees at will and the Company reserves the right to terminate employees at any time for any reason or no reason at all.

Build a challenging and rewarding career with us!

American Tire Distributors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

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Job ID: R11270