Are you an expert mechanic? Can you pull a motor, install heads, cams and supporting modifications? We’re looking for an experienced master mechanic for performance builds and repairs to include everything from a supercharger install to cam and heads, to a full motor build. Successful applicants will have engine building and modification experience. Transmission and suspension experience is a plus.
Apex Customs is a full-service Automotive Customization shop based in Phoenix Arizona. We offer a wide variety of services including vinyl wrap, liquid vinyl, window tinting, powder coating, paint, hydro-dipping, car audio, automotive suspension, lighting, upholstery, and engine performance.
We are an established business with a strong customer base and recognized reputable brand in the market. We are quickly expanding our services and making substantial investments in our equipment and crew. Apex is looking for crew members who want to become integral team members and grow with the company. We value our employees and want you to have ownership of your contribution to our business.
We provide opportunities for ownership and bonuses after a sustained period-of-time with the company. We offer ample growth potential as we expand our business into multiple locations and service offerings.
Essential Duties – Job Description
Recommend, plan, install, test and troubleshoot aftermarket engine performance parts.
Disconnect, disassemble and remove motors for performance upgrades.
Reassemble, install, and connect motors after performance upgrades.
Install a variety of aftermarket engine performance parts from superchargers, turbochargers, heads, pistons, cams, intake manifolds, cold air intakes, headers, and exhausts.
Recommend, plan, and install supporting parts and modifications for engine upgrades such as timing chains, seals, rockers, springs, water pumps, injectors, fuel pumps, clutches, torque converts, drivelines, axles, differentials, etc.
Test, diagnose, and resolve any issues that occur as a result of the performance upgrades.
Reassemble motors and re-install in vehicles after custom work has been completed ensuring no damage occurs to OEM components or aftermarket parts.
The Ideal Applicant
Experience with engine performance upgrades and modifications.
Expert proficiency with engine parts installation, troubleshooting, repairs, and modifications.
Experience with engine and transmission removals and re-installation.
Detail oriented and meticulous about labeling and documentation.
Strong understanding and respect for factory torque specs and assembly procedures.
Experience and ability to read manufacturer diagrams, instructions, and specifications.
Advanced engine related tool and shop experience.
Strong people skills with the ability to work both independently and as part of a fast-paced team environment.
Hungry and driven to succeed.
Maintains a strong desire to learn, try new ideas and get creative for customers and projects.
Highly respectful of customers time, property, and quirks.
Beneficial Skills and Knowledge (Not Required for Consideration)
Engine management ECU, ECM, BCM re-mapping knowledge and experience
Ability to disassemble, upgrade, and re-assemble bottom end of engine blocks to include crankshafts, pistons, and connecting rods to high-performance
Transmission upgrade and rebuilding skills and experience.
About Apex Customs
Apex Customs is Phoenix's most exclusive automotive customizing shop. We specialize in a range of products and services that you that will deliver your ride a truly custom appearance and perform at its peak potential. Our combination of car audio, clear bra paint protection, engine performance, GPS tracking, automotive lighting, liquid wrap, carbon fiber parts, powder coating, suspension, vehicle graphics, vinyl wrap, wheels, tires, and window tinting allow us the unique ability to tackle the transformation of any vehicle you bring to us.Come to join our team of dedicated automotive professionals. We are quickly expanding our services and making substantial investments in our equipment and crew. Apex is looking for crew members who want to become integral team members and grow with the company. We value our employees and want you to have ownership over your contribution to our business.