Automotive Service Technician resume example with 18+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Professional Automotive Technician with 16 years experience maintaining and repairing all vehicle types focusing on customer satisfaction exceeding company expectations. Strong background in leading and training staff increasing productivity and overall morale through hands-on staff management keeping employees on task and work flowing smoothly . Ready to expand my knowledge and abilities gaining new experiences with a well adapted company.

  • Automotive maintenance
  • Installations and repairs
  • Safety inspections
  • Sensor operation
  • Workshop organization
  • Hydraulic tool use
  • Automotive diagnostics
  • Good communication skills
  • Inventory control practices
  • Good judgment
  • Basic computer skills
  • Effective at multi-tasking
  • Project management skills
  • Strong team player
  • Troubleshooting expert
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Works well independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Supervisory experience
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • Strong initiative
  • Customer relationship building
  • Self-motivated
  • Power and hand tools
Work History
Automotive Service Technician, 06/2016 to Current
Colony Tire CorporationCharlotte, NC,
  • Corrected faults and maximized performance by rebuilding systems and individual components
  • Located and removed defective parts for skilled adjustment, repair or replacement
  • Tuned automotive systems and components to optimize functionality and prolong life of each piece
  • Inspected completed repairs to check for accuracy and functionality and maintain customer satisfaction
  • Established clear repair plans with line-item details of expected labor and parts costs
  • Broke down complex mechanical information into simpler parts for individuals with little or no understanding of system operations
  • Serviced air conditioning systems, changed and topped off fluids and completed maintenance inspections
  • Communicated issues to leaders and helped develop solutions
  • Supervised and mentor ed team members and facilitated daily operations to drive business growth
  • Worked on vehicles to repair engines, transmissions and electrical systems
  • Kept site work safe and in line with budget, schedule and applicable building codes.mechanic
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern
  • Performed routine maintenance and repairs using hand and power tools to maximize reliability
  • Analyzed and located malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches, and control systems
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes
  • Assessed vehicle maintenance status and completed mileage-based services, including changing out belts, filling fluids and replacing gaskets
  • Completed computer-assigned vehicle alignments
  • Evaluated vehicle schematics to assess required parts and order accordingly
  • Processed work orders and prioritized jobs
  • Wrote up detailed repair orders outlining all actions and estimated costs
  • Examined all critical vehicle systems and parts to determine appropriate repairs and costs
Shop Manager/Sales, 01/2003 to 07/2014
Willscot CorporationJacksonville, FL,
  • Planned work and determined appropriate tools and equipment, responsible for promoting safe and clean working environment
  • Unloaded incoming inventory and placed products onto shelves, Worked overtime, including evenings and weekends, to ensure job completion
  • Multiplied earnings through sales goal achievement, customer service improvements and commitment to team objectives
  • Offered hands-on assistance to customers, assessing needs and maintaining current knowledge of consumer preferences
  • Trained team members in successful strategies to meet operational and sales targets applying effective sales techniques and delivering top-notch customer service
  • Inspected final products to assess compliance with quality standards and established tolerances
  • Managed resources, materials, systems maintenance, regulatory compliance, schematics implementation and proper documentation of orders, operations, schedules and evaluations
Service Technician, 07/2014 to 04/2016
Smith Brothers CollisionCity, STATE,
  • Tested electronic components and computer controls with specialized devices
  • Wrote up detailed repair orders outlining all actions and estimated costs
  • Inspected vehicles to assess the damage and strategize repair plans
  • Adhered to all company and OSHA-defined protocols for workplace safety
  • Maintained up-to-date knowledge on latest research and trends through extended education and professional automotive courses
  • Provided information to customers regarding repair or service options
  • Mentored new employees on equipment operation and maintenance
  • Assessed and identified issues and quickly resolved to restore functionality
  • Setup and operated mechanical and manual servicing equipment
GED: , Expected in 2007
Bishop State Community College - Mobile, AL
  • Inventory Control Restocked and organized items as necessary and as directed.
  • Purchasing Maintained inventory of spare parts, inventoried and completed purchase requisitions as necessary.
  • Supervision over shop employees assuring job completion and quality.
  • Training of new employees to perform installation of parts and accessories.
  • Sales Knowledge and sales of parts and accessories.
  • Obtaining knowledge of new products.
  • Maintaining customer relationships.
  • Installation Installation and troubleshooting parts and accessories, and fabrication if necessary.
  • Service of shop machinery as required.

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School Attended

  • Bishop State Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Shop Manager/Sales
  • Service Technician


  • GED

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