The Automotive Mechanic will perform repair work and maintenance for cars, trucks, and other motor vehicles.
- Identifies mechanical problems, either visually or with computer diagnostic equipment.
- Performs tests on specific parts and systems to confirm proper mechanical function; ensures that all critical parts are examined.
- Performs routine and preventive maintenance, including oil changes and tune-ups.
- Repairs or replaces malfunctioning parts and systems, such as brake pads, belts, water pumps, transmissions, and other mechanical parts.
- Performs further tests, which may include test driving the vehicle, to ensure repairs are completed correctly.
- Performs other related duties as assigned.
- Extensive knowledge of all aspects of vehicle repair.
- Excellent mechanical repair skills.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Ability to visually diagnose mechanical issues.
- Proficient with computer diagnostic equipment and software.
- Ability to read service and repair manuals.
- Ability to perform repairs in a timely fashion.
- Ability to read work orders.
Education and Experience:
- High school diploma or equivalent required.
- Certification from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence required.
- Three to five years of related experience required.
- Must be able to work safely in a noisy area with many odors present.
- Ability to regularly lift 50 pounds.
- Must be able to inspect vehicle to determine repairs needed.
- Good vision to inspect repair work.
- Must be able to bend, stretch, kneel, and squat to perform repairs and inspections.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- 10 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- Automotive Repair: 3 years (Preferred)
- Driver's License (Preferred)
- ASE Certification (Preferred)