automotive mechanic

Dolphin Auto - Abbotsford, BC (30 days ago)

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College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

2 years to less than 3 years

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.)
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Certificate
Additional Skills
Coach and instruct apprentices
Area of Specialization
4-wheel drive
Front end components
Engine repair
Engine repair and overhaul
Diagnostics
Diesel engines
Imported vehicles
Ignition and electrical system
Fuel and emission system
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system
Electrical and electronic system
Hydraulic system
Own Tools/Equipment
Tools
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment
Manual dexterity
Attention to detail
Hand-eye co-ordination
Standing for extended periods
Overtime required
Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills
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
Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills
Perform scheduled maintenance service
Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications