auto mechanic resume example with 5 years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Well-versed in coordinating materials, using shop equipment and keeping work spaces organized, clean and free of hazards. Knowledgeable about all types of repair and maintenance actions and always looking for ways to help the team, learn new processes and improve garage operations.

Demonstrated abilities in troubleshooting and fixing problems with all vehicle systems. Adept at working quickly and accurately to repair, replace or refurbish components. Proficient in maintaining records, updating logs and training employees.

Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task] and [Task]. Offering [Soft skill], [Soft skill] and [Soft skill]. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

Talented [Job Title] and team leader offering [Number] years of success in [Type] environments. Strategic thinker with [Area of expertise] proficiency. Offers proven ability to build effective teams and [Task]. Committed to identifying and leveraging opportunities for growth. Certified in [Area of certification].

Detail-oriented Environmental Service Aide with extensive understanding of sanitation and infection control techniques. Self-sufficient and enthusiastic individual working quickly and effectively with little to no supervision. Used proper cleaning techniques, checked rooms for fire hazards and observed all housekeeping policies.

  • Engine overhauls
  • Hazardous waste management
  • Coolant flushes
  • Gasket replacements
  • Brake systems knowledge
  • Able to lift [Number] lbs.
Education and Training
Passaic County Community College Paterson, NJ Expected in : - GPA :
Avis Budget Group - Auto Mechanic
Tampa, FL, 06/2016 - 06/2019
  • Explained automotive problems and repairs to customers in clear, concise language.
  • Maintained clean, safe and organized work area and reception room.
  • Analyzed and diagnosed automotive problems and completed skilled mechanical work.
  • Inspected, replaced and repaired defective parts and completed preventive maintenance.
  • Applied in-depth automotive repair knowledge to promote high-quality customer service.
  • Tracked mechanical and repair problems and discussed solutions with shop leadership.
  • Communicated with customers to explain estimates and provide expected delivery and repair timelines; addressed customer questions or concerns to enhance customer satisfaction.
  • Performed customer work and warranty repairs in compliance with manufacturer standards.
  • Performed troubleshooting and diagnostic procedures to locate the source of malfunctions.
  • Detected combustible gas and refrigerant leaks using special instruments.
  • Completed simple and advanced repairs according to specifications for systems such as brakes, exhaust and electrical.
Triad Manufacturing, Inc. - Metal Polisher
Saint Louis, MO, 06/2015 - 06/2016
  • Achieved specified finishes by operating buffing, grinding and polishing machinery.
  • Followed written machinery procedures consistently to achieve uniform results.
  • Completed assigned work ahead of schedule consistently and with excellent quality scores.
  • Maintained safe, efficient and prepared polishing center to support fabrication department.
  • Organized departments' workstations regularly to stay efficient and inspection-ready.
  • Selected proper tools and changed out components to properly finish stainless steel, aluminum and other surfaces.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaining equipment.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management to facilitate prompt resolution.
  • Maintained work areas organized and neat, which enabled swift cleanup following each shift.
  • Operated [Type] equipment in [Type] environment with attention towards safety to avoid workplace accidents.
  • Performed finishing work such as deburring, buffing and polishing surfaces to remove scratches and other imperfections.
  • Maintained [Type] equipment in proper working order by completing maintenance and calibrating settings.
  • Collaborated in team-based environment to maintain line productivity and meet expected deadlines.
  • Reviewed pieces to assess compliance and note defects.
  • Upheld all requirements for safety, performance and compliance to keep equipment operational while safeguarding all workers.
  • Utilized [Type of Software] to compile data gathered from various sources.
  • Collaborated in development of [Type] procedures.
  • Collaborated with others to discuss new [Type] opportunities.
  • Earned reputation for good attendance and hard work.
  • Handled all delegated tasks, including [Task] and [Task].
  • Learned [Task] and [Task] to support office needs.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Completed [Type] project resulting in [Result].
  • Maintained updated [Type] knowledge through [Task] and [Task].
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
Dairy Farmers Of America - Sanitation Worker
Rensselaer, NY, 06/2014 - 06/2015
  • Handled, used and stored hazardous chemical cleaners correctly to prevent injury or illness.
  • Implemented step-savers that reduced cleaning time per room by [Time] to [Time] while maintaining company quality standards.
  • Followed sanitation schedule and documented cleaning activities.
  • Applied industrial chemicals safely to clean surfaces in [Type] environment.
  • Sanitized floors and walls to protect workers.
  • Monitored inventory of cleaning products and re-ordered as needed.
  • Complied with company policies regarding safe storage of chemicals.
  • Cleaned [Type] areas effectively and efficiently.
  • Set up [Type] equipment for next day's operations.
  • Utilized Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) correctly.
  • Maintained cleanliness and presentation of stockroom and organized chemical racks by size, style and color to promote visually appealing environment.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Passaic County Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Auto Mechanic
  • Metal Polisher
  • Sanitation Worker


  • Some College (No Degree)

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