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Automotive Technician

Atlanta, GA

Posted: 01/03/2024 Job Number: 21052250

Job Description

Automotive Technician
Atlanta, GA (Onsite)
12+ Months
 
Roles & responsibilities
  • Recommend and perform restoration on but not limited to engines, transmissions, body work, electrical, and suspension components consistent with Classic restoration standards.
  • Perform maintenance services such major & minor services and repairs as well as Tire & wheel changes and additional services as necessary consistent with standards.
  • Perform vehicle and part cleaning services as needed
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisors.
  • Ability to explain technical diagnoses and needed repairs to non-mechanical individuals which may include employees and customers on an as-required basis.
  • Read test reports, accompanying map, maintenance, and repair orders;find parts and available materials, Synchronize workflow and coordinate vehicle cycle and put together parts and material, visually check for identity and errors
  • Define and determine errors and disorders with the use of customary diagnostic tools or PIWIS diagnostic tools: Set the list of repairs and create performance charts, diagnostic, and error reports
  • Create and support cost estimates for repairs including labor time and parts
  • Plan work procedures, using charts, technical manuals, and check the quality parameters and completeness of the work carried out on the basis of the content of procedures
  • Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions.
  • Follow checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.
  • Monitor and work closely with the Classic Team to achieve the Classic and Factory Restoration qualitative and quantitative targets (KPIs). Define plans to improve them if necessary
  • Perform care and cleaning work according to the plan or as needed of parts, vehicle or workspace
  • Perform test drives, correct deficiencies, and perform final inspection of vehicles or the assembly;implement safety procedures
  • Directs, teaches, and guides the work of junior or in-training technicians
  • Maintain necessary training to meet Classic Standards
 
Education:
  • Automotive technical degree preferred
  • Master Technician Certification preferred
  • Classic Technician Certification preferred
  • PTAP graduate beneficial
 
Experience:
  • 1 year Technician working experience and Classic Restoration & Repair
 
Skills:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects
  • Fluency in English (oral/written)
  • Highly organized, target oriented mindset, works well without close supervision
  • Ability to set and meet challenging deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • High possession of passion
  • German language a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of Classic range of Vehicles
  • Excellent knowledge if air-cooled engines
  • Excellent ability mounting and balancing tires
  • Excellent ability in vehicle alignment with Hunter alignment machines
  • Proficient in special tools, service equipment and PIWIS Diagnostic systems
  • Proficient in computer skills
  • Experience with this company software desired
 
Competencies:
  • Classic vehicles
  • Engine and transmission repair
  • Classic interior systems
  • Classic electrical systems
  • Classic suspension systems
  • Classic brake systems
  • Full Vehicle Restoration
  • Full Vehicle Preservation
  • Vehicle Alignment
  • Tire Mounting and Balancing
  • Driving a manual transmission
  • Software based work order management and time tracking
  • Clean driving record
  • Valid Driver’s License

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Dave Abbott

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