Join our growing team
Defender Auto Glass invites you to apply for an apprenticeship on our automotive glass repair team. At Defender Auto Glass, we value quality, whether it be in customer service, the actual repair, or anything else. If you join the team, you’ll join a growing company in Northeast Ohio with opportunity always around the corner.
Auto Glass Repair Apprenticeship
April 5, 2019
747 Sugar Lane, Elyria, OH 44035
540 Fifth Avenue, Chardon, OH 44024
7590 Tyler Boulevard, Mentor, OH 44060
Who We Are
Defender Auto Glass was founded in 2014 and has since grown to be a leading auto glass provider in the Greater Cleveland and Akron areas. With three in-shop repair locations and several mobile repair vehicles, the company is locally owner and headquartered in Mentor, Ohio. At Defender Auto Glass, we take pride in performing quality auto glass repairs and replacements. Our superior customer service and attention to detail is what sets Defender apart from all other auto glass repair shops in Northeast Ohio.
What We Value
Philanthropy: We passionately believe that it is our communities and the people that make up our communities that shape our business and make us a successful company. Our desire is to embrace philanthropy and maintain a culture of giving to better our community just like it betters us.
Family: Families care about one another. They show admiration and respect whilst also supporting in times of need. They relate to each other and use this to solve problems and achieve common goals. At Defender, we work to maintain a welcoming atmosphere where employees have opportunities to build camaraderie and elevate teamwork.
About the Position
The Auto Glass Repair Apprentice will assist in various tasks to help with the daily activities of Defender Auto Glass, while being taught fundamental skills from the field.
The appropriate candidate must strong willingness to learn and develop new skills, the candidate must be able to adapt to new situations with readiness and composure. Defender Auto Glass values employees who show up and work hard; thus, the candidate must be a motivated individual who can be both depended upon and trusted.
The apprentice position at Defender Auto Glass is an opportunity to enter into a persevering industry that ensures honest work and job security for years to come. All applicants must be dedicated to learning the trade and ultimately pursuing a career in the automotive industry.
Essential Job Functions
- Maintain shop cleanliness
- Work with outside vendors on assuring orders are correct
- Communicate with customers
- Work with technicians to learn and understand automotive glass repair
- Must be 18 years of age or older
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Prior technical schooling or training related to the automotive field is preferred, but not required
- An above average level of automotive and/or mechanical knowledge
- Good communication skills to interact with customers, employees, and vendors
- Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office 365
- Valid driver’s license and ability to pass a background check
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.