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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Seasoned automotive repair professional adept at inspecting, troubleshooting and repairing wide range of vehicles and issues. Knowledgeable about service schedules, well-versed in reading technical documentation and familiar with scoping various components. Hardworking technician with 13 years in maintaining and repairing diverse vehicles using advanced manual and mechanical skills. Collaborate with customers and other mechanics to understand problems and plan repairs. Focused on maximizing customer satisfaction with dependable, expert service. Knowledgeable Automotive professional with background servicing both foreign and domestic vehicles. Experienced in servicing brakes, exhaust systems and engines for diverse makes and models. Frequently commended for timeliness and quality. Driven automotive professional successful managing parts, replacing components and completing minor welds. Good teamwork, communication and problem-solving abilities. Well-versed in engine maintenance, transmission service. Hardworking Automotive Technician Positive and upbeat individual with enthusiasm for work and understanding of good customer service. Motivated to go above and beyond job requirements to satisfy customer needs, help team and meet business objectives.

Skills
  • System repairs
  • Inspecting vehicles
  • Maintenance Procedures
  • Calibrating Systems
  • Brake Systems Understanding
  • Troubleshooting and Diagnostics
  • Electrical repair procedures
  • Safety awareness
  • Optimizing engine performance
  • Customer Relations
  • Quality assurance inspections
  • Ordering supplies
  • Preventive maintenance services
  • Diagnostic skills
  • Maintenance serviced diesel light duty trucks
  • Experienced with ford diesel 6.0 engines
  • Experienced MiG Welder
Work History
10/2021 to Current
Automotive Technician Valvoline Instant Oil Change Pearland, TX,
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed faults with vehicle systems and components using OEM-specific code readers, diagnostic trees and online knowledge bases.
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues.
  • Maintained functionality and reliability of engines, machines and systems through regular diagnostic checks.
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components.
  • Remove and replace transmissions
  • Perform transmission service on passenger vehicles and medium duty vehicles.
  • Serviced vehicles according to OEM recommended maintenance schedules for oil changes, engine tune-ups and fluid changes.
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern.
07/2021 to 10/2022
Diesel Technician Cox Auto Inc Farmingdale, NY,
  • Performed vehicle lubrication and DOT safety inspections.
  • Assessed equipment for damage, wear, battery life and fluid levels.
  • Removed components and completed repairs or installed new replacements.
  • Replaced parts such as belts, hoses and motors on different systems.
  • Inspected [Vehicles] for repair and maintenance needs.
08/2018 to 07/2021
Automotive Service Technician Tire Discounters Mount Orab, OH,
  • Repaired brake, exhaust, electrical and other systems for domestic automotive brands.
  • Repaired timing chain/belt
  • Worked on American, European and Japanese vehicles to repair engines, transmissions and electrical systems.
  • Inspected damaged vehicles to estimate repair labor cost and required parts expense.
  • Communicated issues to supervisor and helped develop solutions.
  • Explained estimates and determined repair timelines to manage customer expectations.
  • Maintained fleet vehicles in good working order by following preventive and corrective maintenance schedules according to OEM.
  • 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.
  • Diagnosed malfunctions and developed effective resolutions with minimal oversight.
  • Trained and coached junior employees on procedures for completing various types of repairs and maintenance on cars and light trucks.
  • Changed, rotated and balanced tires.
  • Maintained compliance with dealer and manufacturer standards for warranty repair and maintenance actions.
  • Used specialized tools to detect leaks in gas and refrigerant systems.
  • Responded to customer telephone calls, emails and in-person requests for assistance.
  • Attended safety meetings and implemented policies with junior team members.
  • Performed safety and emissions inspections.
  • Maintained cleanliness, safety and efficiency of garage.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed faults with vehicle systems and components using OEM-specific code readers, diagnostic trees and online knowledgebase.
08/2015 to 08/2018
Automotive Service Technician Tire Discounters New Albany, IN,
  • Completed thorough inspections of vehicles to evaluate damages and develop repair plans.
  • Tuned automotive systems and components to optimize functionality and prolong life of each piece.
  • Corrected faults and maximized performance by rebuilding systems and individual components.
  • Repaired brake, exhaust, electrical and other systems for domestic automotive brands.
  • Serviced air conditioning systems, changed and topped off fluids and completed maintenance inspections.
  • Maintained fleet vehicles in good working order by following preventive and corrective maintenance schedules according to OEM.
  • Broke down complex mechanical information into simpler parts for individuals with little or no understanding of system operations.
  • Inspected damaged vehicles to estimate repair labor cost and required parts expense.
  • Communicated issues to supervisor and helped develop solutions.
  • Diagnosed malfunctions and developed effective resolutions with minimal oversight.
  • Used specialized tools to detect leaks in gas and refrigerant systems.
  • Changed, rotated and balanced tires.
  • Maintained cleanliness, safety and efficiency of garage.
  • Performed safety and emissions inspections.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed faults with vehicle systems and components using OEM-specific code readers, diagnostic trees and online knowledgebase.
02/2011 to 07/2015
Automotive Service Technician Tire Discounters Newport, KY,
  • Repaired brake, exhaust, electrical and other systems for domestic automotive brands.
  • Conducted safety checks for leaks to repair damage on undercarriage of vehicles.
  • Inspected damaged vehicles to estimate repair labor cost and required parts expense.
  • Communicated issues to supervisor and helped develop solutions.
  • Maintained fleet vehicles in good working order by following preventive and corrective maintenance schedules according to OEM.
  • Serviced air conditioning systems, changed and topped off fluids and completed maintenance inspections.
  • Diagnosed malfunctions and developed effective resolutions with minimal oversight.
  • Changed, rotated and balanced tires.
  • Maintained compliance with dealer and manufacturer standards for warranty repair and maintenance actions.
  • Used specialized tools to detect leaks in gas and refrigerant systems.
  • Maintained cleanliness, safety and efficiency of garage.
08/2008 to 01/2011
Automotive Technician Coastline Academy Rancho Cordova, CA,
  • Mounted and balanced tires to promote even wear and decrease on-the-road safety hazards.
  • Conducted safety checks for leaks to repair damage on undercarriage of vehicles.
  • Completed fluid checks on automobiles.
  • Kept shop areas neat, clean and free of safety hazards.
  • Learned to perform vehicle alignments and diagnose and repair suspension malfunctions to expand automotive services skill set.
  • Topped off all fluids in vehicle engines to lubricate, protect and cool engine.
  • Recommended automotive services and repairs to promote good vehicle operation and enhance road safety.
  • Installed wiper blades and headlamps and confirmed items' functionality to promote safe vehicle operation.
  • Repaired brake, exhaust, electrical and other systems for domestic automotive brands.
  • Maintained fleet vehicles in good working order by following preventive and corrective maintenance schedules according to OEM.
  • Serviced air conditioning systems, changed and topped off fluids and completed maintenance inspections.
  • Used specialized tools to detect leaks in gas and refrigerant systems.
Education
Expected in 05/2006 to to
High School Diploma:
Perris Lake High School - Perris, CA
GPA:
Expected in 03/2008 to to
Certificate of Completion: Automotive Technician
Universal Technical Institute Of California Inc - Rancho Cucamonga, CA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Perris Lake High School
  • Universal Technical Institute Of California Inc

Job Titles Held:

  • Automotive Technician
  • Diesel Technician
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Automotive Technician

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate of Completion

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