Choose Roy Schmidt!

Schmidt Auto Group has been providing the public with transportation since 1985, serving those all around the Illinois area and providing each customer and employee alike with a family-friendly environment. At Roy Schmidt Honda, we believe in the growth and providing many learning opportunities for our team to help further their careers with us and with the automotive industry. 

Our Honda Certified Technicians play a critical role in our day-to-day functions. Our customers trust the technicians to take excellent care of their vehicles and get them back on the road as soon as possible.

Why work with Roy Schmidt Honda?

  • Ongoing Honda Training (Off-site)
  • Ongoing Honda Training Certification (On-site)
  • Starting pay for entry level tech - $15/hour with higher pay scale for higher level
  • Flat Rate pay plan
  • 40 Hour work weeks Monday thru Friday
  • Incremental Bonus plan for 40.1 hours+
  • State of the Art Equipment
  • Toolboxes provided by Dealer
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K Eligible after 1 Year
  • Medical, Vision and Dental Insurance Eligible after 90 Days
  • 2 Weeks Paid Vacation after 1 year
  • 3 Weeks Paid Vacation after 2 years
  • The dealership is a great place to work with a family-friendly environment


Automotive Technician Qualifications

  • Five Years Technician Experience Required
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Automotive Secondary School a Positive
  • ASE or equivalent brand certifications increase value

Automotive Technician Requirements

  • Have tools necessary to perform automotive repairs and diagnosis
  • Provide superior customer service
  • Clean driver's license - We Check Backgrounds

We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer Pre-employment drug test/physical/ background check will help assure we build teams of people who can best work with others and serve customer needs.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Automotive Technician: 1 year (Required)
  • auto technician: 1 year (Required)

Location: Effingham, IL 62401 (Preferred)

Automotive Technician Benefits

  • No Nights or Weekends
  • Competitive Performance Based Pay Programs
  • Medical, Dental, Accident, Life and Short/Long Term Disability offered
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Continuing educational training to keep your skills up to date

Automotive Technician Preferred Skills

  • Strong willingness to learn, take direction to task and grow.
  • Maintain a positive dynamic attitude with the ability to recover quickly from setbacks.
  • Dependable and driven personality
  • Strong time management skills
  • Basic computer, email and internet proficiency
  • Self-motivated, goal-oriented and enthusiastic presence in a team environment

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Roy Schmidt Honda Jobs in Effingham, IL

Roy Schmidt Honda provides a great diverse work environment and is always looking to add to the great team of technicians we currently have. We believe in ensuring every technician receives the best education possible, which is why we always provide training to earn the title of being a Certified Honda Technician.

Obtaining certification is a popular route as it lets customers understand that you are the professional and expert in Honda models. It adds a level of trustworthiness that our customers appreciate and lets them know that the job will be done right the first time. 

Reputable service centers hire certified technicians to promote high-quality service and care. We believe that providing this certified technician status effectively communicates a gold standard to our customers. 

We are always looking for those who want to be part of our family environment, work in a team and have a great attitude working alongside others in the store to achieve a common goal of providing excellent service in every way. 

Honda drivers in the Effingham area prefer the experienced technicians at Roy Schmidt Honda to take excellent care of their vehicles, every time they are brought in. By being trained specifically in Honda models, our team can quickly diagnose the problems and the underlying causes of it. Honda owners enjoy the relaxed environment, money saving service specials, modern dealership with coffee, snacks and amenities whil they wait. By using genuine OEM Honda Parts, we are not only fixing or repairing the necessary parts but are also restoring the vehicle back to original factory condition. 

Roy Schmidt Honda is happy to be the go-to certified dealer and Honda maintenance, repair and service center, serving those in the Effingham, Mattoon, and Vandalia, Il areas.

Why Service at Roy Schmidt Honda?

  • Courtesy Transportation
  • Coffee
  • Hot Tea
  • Service Loaner Cars
  • Bottled Water
  • WiFi
  • Express Service Open Saturdays
  • Snacks
  • Hot Chocolate

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