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Service Technician

Everything we do starts with people.

Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow together with talented people who want to make a true difference.


Volvo Summary: 

Volvo’s mission is to be the world’s most progressive and desired premium car company and to make people’s lives less complicated. Here at Volvo we are looking for individuals that want to be a part of this progressive change as well as be talented, committed and fun spirited when joining our globally diversified workforce. Employees at Volvo Car Inc. are the key component to our current and future success. We still continue to follow the initial core values instilled by our founders Assar Gabrielsson and Gustaf Larson (Gothenburg, Sweden Circa 1927). Everything we do here at Volvo starts with people in mind. We are looking for employees who are analytical, interpersonal, technical and teamwork driven to join the Volvo family and by providing our employees with a foundation for success we can help develop the latest and greatest innovations to the car manufacturing market.



Job Summary:

As a Volvo Service Technician supporting the Corporate Methods Workshop, you will be part of an enthusiastic team that technically supports the corporate fleet of test and employee lease cars, tests new automotive solutions, and collaborates in testing new digital platforms.  This role will provide training on all the latest Volvo Car technology, including our electrified product lineup. You will gain an understanding of how to work within an environment that follows the LEAN principles and have the desire to drive continuous improvement with a strong focus on detail and precision to ensure quality results.  Your feedback on methods and technology is critical in developing new concepts that will develop and improve our future workshop strategy. 


We currently have two Service Technician openings to support our workshop!


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Service/repair Volvo vehicles to manufacturer specifications
  • Ensure that every vehicle is fixed right the first time, in time
  • Periodically conduct time studies for validation of warranty guides
  • Validate new repair methods prior to implementation 
  • Test installation of accessories prior to market rollout Volvo Port Accessory Program
  • Utilize and/or test digital solutions to drive workshop efficiency and increase customer satisfaction
  • Exercise LEAN principles with every movement within daily activities
  • Identify opportunities within current processes/procedures 


Key Competencies/Abilities:

  • Experience within the premium car segment preferred 
  • Detail oriented 
  • Ability to adhere to procedures 
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work in a team 
  • Ability to work within specified time frames 
  • 1 year experience or completion of a trade/college automotive program


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Charleston, SC, US

Job requisition ID:  46565
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