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You might hire an auto mechanic to:

  • Assess and fix vehicles to satisfactory levels
  • Monitor inventory for sufficient quantity of tools and parts

  • Discuss identified and addressed problems with customers
  • Perform other key automotive care services such as tire rotations and oil changes
Required skills and qualifications
Preferred skills and qualifications
Expert understanding of automotive care practices and techniques
Several years of experience working in an automotive mechanic establishment
Comprehensive knowledge of vehicle parts and repair tools
Extensive experience in a customer service setting
Verbal communication skills
Adept skill with analog and digital diagnostic equipment
Superb hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity
High degree of proficiency with electronic control systems
Strong organizational skills and ability to juggle multiple responsibilities at once
Familiarity with databases and project management software