- Automotive Service Technician / Auto Mechanic / Auto Tech:
Automotive Service Technician / Auto Mechanic / Auto Tech- Santa Clara, California US
The Automotive Service Technician is responsible for performing vehicle repair and maintenance work as assigned in accordance with dealer and factory standards. S/he also will oversee the work of any apprentice technician assigned to him/her.
Duties and Responsibilities:
� Receive repair orders from dispatcher and take to stall area.
� Perform work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy, in accordance with dealership and factory standards.
� Diagnose cause of any malfunction and perform repair.
� Communicate with parts department to obtain needed parts.
� Save and tag parts if the job is under warranty or if requested by the customer.
� Examine the vehicle to determine if additional safety or service work is required.
� Notify service advisor immediately if additional work outlined is not needed or required.
� Notify service advisor immediately if repairs cannot be completed within the time promised.
� Document work performed.
� Road-test vehicles when required or refer to the test technician, keeping in mind that the customer vehicle should not be used for personal errands.
� Supervise work of any apprentice technicians as assigned.
� Attend factory-sponsored training classes.
� Keep abreast of factory technical bulletins.
� Ensure that customers' cars are kept clean.
� Keep shop area neat, clean, and be able to account for all dealership-owned tools at all times.
� Understand and follow federal, state and local regulations, such as those governing the disposal of hazardous wastes.
� Must follow all company safety policies and procedures and immediately report any and all accidents to a manager or supervisor.
� High school diploma or the equivalent.
� Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information.
� ASE certification is preferred.
� General mechanical skills.
� Valid driver's license and a good driving record.
� Manual dexterity.
� Good judgment.
� All applicants must be authorized to work in the USA.
� All applicants must perform duties and responsibilities in a safe manner.
� All applicants must be able to demonstrate ability to pass pre-employment testing to include background checks, MVR, drug test, credit report, and valid driver license.
Do not apply for this position.