automotive mechanic

automotive mechanic

04 Jan
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Pinnacle Staffing Solutions
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Winnipeg

04 Jan

Pinnacle Staffing Solutions

Winnipeg

Mechanical Repairer Specific Skills



- Test and adjust units to specifications

- Complete reports to record problems and work performed

- Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions

- Diagnose faults and malfunctions and confirm findings with supervisor to determine whether to repair or replace unit

- Repair or replace mechanical units or components



Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)



- 4th Period Apprentice

- 1st Period Apprentice

- 2nd Period Apprentice

- 3rd Period Apprentice

- Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Certificate

- Motor Vehicle Inspector Certificate



Additional Skills



- Estimate parts and labour costs

- Provide customer service









Area of Specialization



- Frame straightening

- Engine repair

- Diagnostics

- Automatic transmission

- Alignment, steering and suspension

- Ignition and electrical system

- Brake system

- Electrical and electronic system



Security and Safety



- Driving record check (abstract)



Own Tools/Equipment



- Tools

- Steel-toed safety boots



Transportation/Travel Information



- Valid driver's licence



Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities



- Manual dexterity

- Attention to detail

- Hand-eye co-ordination



Work Location Information



- In shop



Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills



- Advise customers on work performed and future repair requirements

- Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems

- Perform scheduled maintenance service

- Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications

- Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor

- Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components



Personal Suitability



- Flexibility

- Accurate

- Team player

- Excellent oral communication

- Excellent written communication

- Client focus

- Dependability

- Judgement

- Reliability



Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills



- Perform scheduled maintenance service

- Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications

- Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems

- Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems