The Line 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.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.
Full repairs of any vehicle components.
Emission diagnostic and repair capabilities, being able to use and understand shop supplied diagnostic equipment and utilizing the information supplied in order to repair the vehicle properly and efficiently
Power train diagnostics repair and rebuild (engine, transmissions, and rear ends)
Understanding of vehicle suspension and brake systems including ABS systems, and any related electrical systems involved. Being able to diagnose and effectively repair the vehicle, using diagnostic equipment and any related material
Full knowledge of vehicle electrical systems and there operations, including air bag systems
Electrical systems diagnostics and full repairs from the simplest of installing a battery or alternator, to the more demanding of diagnosing and repairing of wiring harnesses
Full knowledge of A/C systems and there operation, must be able to diagnose and repair A/C systems and have full knowledge on the use of A/C recovery and recharge
Full understanding of special tools and there use, must be able to read follow and understand a wiring diagram, also be fully capable of using any shop related equipment anything from a laptop computer to A/C machine, to a brake lathe, alignment machine
Must work efficiently, be able to repair a vehicle in the proper time allotted and repaired properly.
Must meet company’s requirements for employment
Valid driver’s license
Customer service skills
ASE certification preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills