automotive technician resume example with 4+ years of experience

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

I am an organized, dependable and proficient Mechanic with expert knowledge of technical tools. Offers confidence and collaboration built from 5 years in the automotive industry. Provides incredible customer service as well as ability to quickly and effectively diagnose and resolve mechanical problems. Talented Automotive professional. I also have a strong background working on European and Domestic vehicles. Identifies issues and completes repairs with minimal assistance. Bringing steadfast work ethic and record of reliability demonstrated over 5 years of industry experience.

  • Preventive and Reparative Maintenance
  • Diagnostics
  • Repairs Knowledge
  • Equipment Diagnostics
  • Safety Understanding
  • European vehicle knowledge
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Inspection skills
  • Effective at multi-tasking
  • Repairs Knowledge
  • Brake Servicing
  • Brake Systems Understanding
  • Internet research
  • Good communication skills
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Works well independently
  • Have own tools
  • Familiarity with weld inspection process
Work History
05/2020 to Current
Automotive Technician The Hertz Corporation Cedar Rapids, IA,
  • 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.
  • Repaired brake, exhaust, electrical and other systems for domestic automotive brands.
  • Inspected damaged vehicles to estimate repair labor cost and required parts expense.
  • Serviced air conditioning systems, changed and topped off fluids and completed maintenance inspections.
  • Broke down complex mechanical information into simpler parts for individuals with little or no understanding of system operations.
  • Used specialized tools to detect leaks in gas and refrigerant systems.
  • Maintained cleanliness, safety and efficiency of garage.
  • Diagnosed malfunctions and developed effective resolutions with minimal oversight.
  • Maintained compliance with dealer and manufacturer standards for warranty repair and maintenance actions.
  • Changed, rotated and balanced tires.
  • Attended safety meetings and implemented policies with junior team members.
  • Completed customer orders and warranty services according to manufacturer specifications.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed faults with vehicle systems and components using OEM-specific code readers, diagnostic trees and online knowledgebase.
  • Wrote work orders and updated accounts in workshop computer.
  • Aligned systems with manufacturer specifications through skilled calibration.
  • Established clear repair plans with line-item details of expected labor and parts costs.
  • Corrected faults and maximized performance by rebuilding systems and individual components.
  • Located and removed defective parts for skilled adjustment, repair or replacement.
  • Completed thorough inspections of vehicles to evaluate damages and develop repair plans.
07/2018 to Current
Mechanic Flightsafety International Inc. Atlanta, GA,
  • Serviced vehicles according to OEM recommended maintenance schedules for oil changes, engine tune-ups and fluid changes
  • Examined new and replacement parts to uncover defects
  • Followed established safety procedures and techniques when working under lifted vehicles
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues
  • Inspected and tested equipment to locate worn and damaged parts
  • Cleaned and maintained proper lubrication for machinery
  • Checked brake systems and determined need of pad replacement, disc turning or other maintenance requirements
  • Followed company procedures to maintain work environment in neat and orderly condition
  • Maintained functionality and reliability of engines, machines and systems through regular diagnostic checks
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components
  • Inspected vehicles and evaluated condition of systems, equipment, lights and accessories
  • Produced comprehensive service records of all maintenance and repair tasks for customers
  • Performed routine maintenance and repairs using hand and power tools to maximize reliability
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern
  • Tested newly installed equipment to determine proper functionality and compliance with regulations
  • Analyzed and located malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches, and control systems
  • Inspected and tested vehicles and completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotations, and filter replacement
07/2016 to 07/2018
Collision Repair Technician Kar Auction Services Dulles (Washington Dc), VA,
  • Replaced and repaired vehicle parts according to work order instructions.
  • Completed road tests and safety review before releasing repaired vehicles to owners.
  • Evaluated OEM manufacturer schematics and service documentation to identify parts to order.
  • Inspected new parts and areas of repair to verify correctness and quality.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
Expected in 05/2018 to to
High School Diploma:
Academy With Community Partners - Mesa, AZ
Expected in 05/2018 to to
: Welding
East Valley Institute of Technology - Mesa, AZ

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School Attended

  • Academy With Community Partners
  • East Valley Institute of Technology

Job Titles Held:

  • Automotive Technician
  • Mechanic
  • Collision Repair Technician


  • High School Diploma

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