Automotive Tech- Virginia Beach Car Care Center

  1. Virginia Beach,VA
  2. Sep 03, 2017
  3. Insurance : General Insurance
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JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary Job Functions:

• Perform minor diagnostics on automobiles as required

• Repair vehicles according to manufacturers' specifications including, but not limited to, brakes, suspension, exhaust, drive train, cooling system, tires, alignments, air conditioning/heating, ignition system, and fuel system

• Utilize software to obtain parts and labor requirements for repairs

• Communicate with the service writer/manager and manager about repair status and needs

• Perform state safety inspections as needed

• Keep his/her work area clean and safe

• Assist Lead Technician as required and in order to gain experience for future ASE Certifications

• Various miscellaneous duties as assigned by management

• Assists other level technicians as requested

• Performs other duties as assigned


Qualifications

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Automotive Repair Knowledge - Extensive knowledge of the automotive repair industry required. Minimum three years experience in automotive repair. ASE Certification required in a minimum of Brakes, Suspension and Steering, and heating and Air Conditioning, with Engine Performance and Electrical certifications preferred. Other combinations of certifications that total at least four will be considered. A/C Certified a must and State Inspection License preferred. Must provide own full set of tools.

Customer Relations & Interpersonal skills - Must be able to understand and meet customers' needs and expectations. Must use good interpersonal skills in solving customers' problems and build positive relationships with them.

Communication Skills - Must be able to communicate with others in a clear, understandable manner.

Problem Solving and Resource Allocation - Must be able to analyze information, identify alternatives, and make sound, logical decisions. Must maximize utilization of available resources.

Teamwork & Cooperation - Must be able to build smooth, cooperative working relationships, assisting other team members when possible.

Time Management and Multi-tasking - Must be able to perform multiple tasks and use time efficiently. Must be able to deal with negative emotions from others, displaying a positive, caring attitude on each interaction.

Flexibility & Adaptability - Must be able to adapt to change and be flexible in adjusting approach to meet the needs of different situations. Must be able to rotate among job functions as needed.

Computer Knowledge - Must be knowledgeable of Windows based programs, with experience using Mitchell or a similar repair software package.


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