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Service Technicians

  • Charles   Roberts

    Charles Roberts

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Charles   Roberts

    Charles Roberts

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Master Certified Mechanic. One of the Best in the State. A true professional. Hes also great sport. And puts on a great show every halloween.

    ABOUT ME: Charles is one of our Master Certified Mechanics. One of the best in the state. Hes also great sport.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Charles spends a lot of time working and being with his family.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: He’s pretty creative. Every year he puts on a great halloween show!
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Cody Vanraden

    Cody Vanraden

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Cody Vanraden

    Cody Vanraden

    Service Technician

    Cody has over 14 years experience in Service. He’s originally from Wyoming.

  • David Thompson

    David Thompson

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    David Thompson

    David Thompson

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME: David is a Service technician at our main location.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: David worked at a dealership in Albuquerque. He commuted to Santa Fe because he prefers the management here.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Spending time with his wife and dogs. He’s also a skateboarder!
    BUDDY TIP: Drive Safe.

  • Lalo Martinez

    Lalo Martinez

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Lalo Martinez

    Lalo Martinez

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME: Eduardo goes by the nickname Lalo. He commutes daily from Albuquerque.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Albuquerque.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Spending time with his 2 daughters.
    BUDDY TIP:Very Important to keep your maintenance up to date.

  • Elijah Moya

    Elijah Moya

    Technician Apprentice

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Elijah Moya

    Elijah Moya

    Technician Apprentice

    ABOUT ME: Elijah is our first Service Apprentice. He’s in the process of transitioning from lube tech to a full service technician.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Elijah was born and raised in Santa Fe!
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Snowboarding.
    BUDDY TIP: Its all about the team work.

  • Ensley Aguilar

    Ensley Aguilar

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Ensley Aguilar

    Ensley Aguilar

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME: I’m a certified technician. I diagnose problems using Toyota diagnostic equipment and perform repairs and preventive maintenance on engines, transmissions, electrical systems, brakes, and tires.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Fishing! And spending time with family.
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Flavio Gonzales

    Flavio Gonzales

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Flavio Gonzales

    Flavio Gonzales

    Service Technician

    Flavio is one of the few that have been with us since we were Sauter Toyota. He’s an avid sportsman in his spare time

  • James Garcia

    James Garcia

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    James Garcia

    James Garcia

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Jim Garcia is our Logo Contest Winner

  • Jose Alvarez

    Jose Alvarez

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Jose Alvarez

    Jose Alvarez

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME: I’m a certified technician. I diagnose problems using Toyota diagnostic equipment and perform repairs and preventive maintenance on engines, transmissions, electrical systems, brakes, and tires.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Lionel Fiske

    Lionel Fiske

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Lionel Fiske

    Lionel Fiske

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME: Lionel is a commuter from Albuquerque. So he knows the value of keeping your car maintained. 
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Victor is an experienced Technician. So you’ve likely seen him working on your vehicle.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Mountain Biking!
    BUDDY TIP: Keep that vehicle well maintained.

  • Luis Horta

    Luis Horta

    Service Technician

    Service: 256
    Service Page: 403

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    Luis Horta

    Luis Horta

    Service Technician

  • Mario Salazar

    Mario Salazar

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Mario Salazar

    Mario Salazar

    Service Technician

    Great sense of humor and a lot of knowledge about your  vehicle!

  • Pablo  Najero Lopez

    Pablo Najero Lopez

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Pablo  Najero Lopez

    Pablo Najero Lopez

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME: Pablo does all of our alignments.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: in Rio Rancho.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Movies and being with my family.
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Phillip  Montoya

    Phillip Montoya

    Service Technician

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Phillip  Montoya

    Phillip Montoya

    Service Technician

    ABOUT ME:  Philip is one of our senior service Technicians at Toyota of Santa Fe.  He’s also one of the nicest.   Always has a smile and a good word.   Philip is a certified technician.  His job is to  diagnose problems using Toyota diagnostic equipment and perform repairs and preventive maintenance on engines, transmissions, electrical systems, brakes, and tires.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: He enjoys New Mexico. Especially Sporting Events!  Balloon Fiesta!  And being out in the  mountains.  Anywhere he can bring his family.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Fishing! And spending time with Family!
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Richard  William Wallace

    Richard William Wallace

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Richard  William Wallace

    Richard William Wallace

    Master Certified Mechanic

    ABOUT ME: I’m a certified technician. I diagnose problems using Toyota diagnostic equipment and perform repairs and preventive maintenance on engines, transmissions, electrical systems, brakes, and tires.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Working!
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Richard enjoys being outside.. camping and fishing!
    BUDDY TIP: Keep Smiling. Ok no braveheart jokes please.

  • Stacey Bussell

    Stacey Bussell

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Service ext: 256
    Service Page ext: 403

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    Stacey Bussell

    Stacey Bussell

    Master Certified Mechanic

    Stacey has been with us since we were Sauter Toyota as a master service technician. That means he is among the best service professionals in the state.
    ABOUT ME: Stacey has been with us since we were Sauter Toyota as a master service technician. That means he is among the best service professionals in the state. He diagnoses problems using Toyota diagnostic equipment and perform repairs and preventive maintenance on engines, transmissions, electrical systems, brakes, and tires.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

Express Maintenance Advisors and Techs

  • Andrew Acuna

    Andrew Acuna

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Andrew Acuna

    Andrew Acuna

    Lube Tech

    FROM ME: Andrew is one of our Lube Techs in Express Maintenance on Cerrillos Road.

    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon

    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon

    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Assael Herrera

    Assael Herrera

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Assael Herrera

    Assael Herrera

    Lube Tech

    About Assael: Assael is a lube Tech at our express Maintenance facility on Cerrillos Road.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Assael is originally from Bernardino California. AND is really enjoying New Mexico.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: In his spare time, he plays the guitar and piano. He’s also into photography and art.
    BUDDY TIP: Life’s a game. Play It!

  • Daniel Guerrero

    Daniel Guerrero

    Express Advisor

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    My ext: 138
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    Any Express Advisor : 505-992-1542

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    Daniel Guerrero

    Daniel Guerrero

    Express Advisor

    ABOUT ME: Originally from El Paso, I came to New Mexico at the suggestion of a friend. I’ve been with Beaver, Now Toyota of Santa Fe for over 20 years. I started in Rentals for 4 ½ years .. then moved into service. AND Now i’m in express. Before Beaver and now Toyota of Santa Fe, I worked in Shipping and Receiving at Empire Builders. I have a daughter.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Daniel is a Navy Veteran. He’s also worked in all parts of service.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: I like to hike and camp and I enjoy all sports, especially Bike Riding.
    BUDDY TIP: Remember that we are here because of our customers. I treat my customers like I’d like to be treated.

  • David Balizan

    David Balizan

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    David Balizan

    David Balizan

    Lube Tech

    MY AREA OF EXPERTISE: David works as a lube technician in Express Maintenance.
    WHY TOYOTA OF SANTA FE:
    David came to us because he is driving a Toyota.   His favorite thing about working here are the people.
    BUDDY TIP:
    Relax and “CALM DOWN”
    WHAT I ENJOY WHEN NOT WORKING:
    Doing other things to clear my mind.

  • Daniel Montoya

    Daniel Montoya

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Daniel Montoya

    Daniel Montoya

    Lube Tech

    MY AREA OF EXPERTISE: Daniel works as a lube technician in Express Maintenance.
    WHY TOYOTA OF SANTA FE:
    Daniel was looking for a job.  And he loves to work on cars.
    BUDDY TIP:
    Be patient with everyone.
    WHAT I ENJOY WHEN NOT WORKING:
    Eat, Sleep and work on cars.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME:
    Daniel was born and raised in Santa Fe. He’s a proud Capital High grad.

  • Erick Martinez

    Erick Martinez

    Express Service Advisor

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    My ext: 278
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
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    Erick Martinez

    Erick Martinez

    Express Service Advisor

    ABOUT ME: Erick is one of the senior TXM at Express Maintenance on Cerrillos Road.  He plays guitar and loves riding his motorcycle.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Erick went to Capital High School and studied at Santa Fe Community College.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: jogging on the beach and barbecue.
    BUDDY TIP: Laugh and the world laughs with you.

  • Erick Vasquez

    Erick Vasquez

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Erick Vasquez

    Erick Vasquez

    Lube Tech

    ABOUT ME: Erick is a lube tech at Express Maintenance on Cerrillos Road.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon
    BUDDY TIP: Its all about the team work.

  • Jacob Serna

    Jacob Serna

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Jacob Serna

    Jacob Serna

    Lube Tech

    ABOUT ME: Jacob is a lube tech in Express Maintenance. He enjoys the fact pace.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Marcus Cde Baca-Madrigal

    Marcus Cde Baca-Madrigal

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Marcus Cde Baca-Madrigal

    Marcus Cde Baca-Madrigal

    Lube Tech

    ABOUT ME: One of our newest Lube Techs.  You’ll see him at Express maintenance on Cerrillos Road
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Tenzin Dekhang

    Tenzin Dekhang

    Lube Tech

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787

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    Tenzin Dekhang

    Tenzin Dekhang

    Lube Tech

    ABOUT ME: Tenzin is a lube tech at express maintenance.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: Coming Soon
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: Coming Soon
    BUDDY TIP: Coming Soon

  • Vicente Garcia

    Vicente Garcia

    Express Service Advisor

    For these Numbers call 505-982-1901 followed by ext 9, then at the prompt dial this extension
    My ext: 277
    Express Hotline: 250
    DIRECT LINE
    Service Appointments: 505-992-1787
    Express : 505-992-1542

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    Vicente Garcia

    Vicente Garcia

    Express Service Advisor

    ABOUT ME: Vicente is your TXM advisor at Express Maintenance on Cerrillos Road. Vicente is a proud graduate of Espanola Valley High School.  He also likes classic cars and taking photos.
    WHERE YOU MIGHT HAVE SEEN ME: He commutes from Espanola.  Prior to coming to our dealership, he used to valet at a high end hotel in Santa Fe.
    FAVORITE THING TO DO OUT OF WORK: In his spare time, he enjoys camping and fishing.
    BUDDY TIP: Some days are great.  Some not so much.

We are a company that has a philosophy of a family atmosphere with a corporate structure. We strive to ensure that our team members have the support they need to succeed. If you’ve got the drive to join a fast paced working environment and hit our high standards!

We Offer

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision, Life, Disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid time off

 

Apply online at http://www.toyotaofsantafe.com/careers/ or see Paul Sandoval, Parts & Service Director at Toyota of Santa Fe. For More information call: 505-992-1530 or email  [email protected]  Apply NOW

Service Tech Wanted

For More information call: 505-992-1530 or email  [email protected]  Apply NOW

 What does a Service technician do?

Toyota of Santa Fe Service Technician must be a self driven, hardworking individual. The ideal candidate will have proficiency in the ability to work efficiently and effectively, and have great customer service skills to ensure the performance of the service department as a whole

Responsibilities

  • Automotive Technicians perform work specified on maintenance and repair orders with efficiency and in accordance with dealership standards
  • Automotive Technicians diagnose and repair vehicle automotive systems including flushes, oil changes, etc.
  • Automotive Technicians provide labor and time estimates for additional automotive repairs
  • Automotive Technicians explain mechanical diagnoses and required repairs in a non-technical manner to service advisors and customers
  • Continuously learn new technical information and techniques in formal training sessions in order to stay abreast with rapidly changing technology.
  • Inspect and test new vehicles and recording findings so that necessary repairs can be made.

Qualifications

  • Specialty skills such as Automatic Transmission and Electrical are preferred!
  • ASE certified preferred!
  • Automotive service / repair experience in a dealership
  • Perform vehicle repair and maintenance work to meet dealership and factory standards
  • Team oriented, flexible and focused on maintaining a high level of customer service
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Manual dexterity
  • Good Judgement
  • Computer experience
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record
  • Working knowledge of shop equipment such as wheel and tire equipment, alignment system, diagnostic equipment, AC equipment, etc.)
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check and drug screen

*All potential employees must pass pre-employment testing including a background check and drug screen

 

Service Tech Wanted

 What does a Lube technician do?

Responsibilities

  • Perform vehicle inspections, basic maintenance, oil changes, tire rotations, and minor repairs, following Toyota Express Maintenance 2 technician process
  • Routine inspections and maintenance
  • System diagnostics
  • Full automotive trouble shooting and testing
  • Automotive technical school certifications preferred
  • Experience changing oil and tires required
  • Communicate with service advisors when additional repairs are needed
  • Service department is open from 7am-6pm with multiple shift opportunities

Requirements

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Oil Changing and Quick Lube Experience
  • General knowledge of vehicle mechanical operations
  • Strong focus on quality and customer satisfaction
  • Ability to work independently, effectively diagnose and perform maintenance and light repairs
  • At least 1 year of tire and auto service center experience, preferred
  • Valid driver license
  • All applicants must pass pre-employment testing to include: background checks and drug testing

*All potential employees must pass pre-employment check and drug screening.  Toyota of Santa Fe is a drug-free, equal opportunity employer