The Non-Certified Technician inspects and services vehicles when they are delivered to the dealer and makes minor repairs or adjustments to place the vehicles in saleable condition.
Who would I interact with?This position interacts daily with Service Associates, Sales Associates, Service Managers, Sales Managers, support staff and customers, just to name a few. What are the day-to-day responsibilities?
Sign an acceptance for each vehicle delivered
Inspect vehicles for compliance with safety regulations and noticeable defects, such as dents, scratches, torn upholstery, and poor mechanical operation
Inspect surfaces to detect minor chips and scratches in paint
Start engine and drive the vehicle to test steering, brakes, transmission and engine operation
Activate power equipment such as electric windows, seats, radio, horn, lights and directional signals to ensure specific operating standards
Replace defective items according to specifications using hand tools
Install optional equipment specified by the customer or Dealer such as outside mirrors, rugs or seat covers using hand tools
Install or repair major mechanical, hydraulic, or electromechanical equipment such as radios, air conditioners, power steering units, and power brakes using hand tools
Perform minor mechanical repairs and adjustments
Tune engines using appropriate test equipment and tools as needed
What are the requirements for this job?
High school diploma or equivalent
6-12 months of previous work experience
Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and information
General mechanical skills
Must have a valid driver's license
Ability to drive manual transmission vehicles
Manual dexterity, good judgment and ability to operate power and hand tools and other types of machinery safely
Ability to operate an automobile
AutoNation is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.