Glen Park AUTOWORKS
JOB TITLE: MECHANIC
LOCATION: GARY, INDIANA
STATUS: Full Time – Essential Employee
Salary: $15.50-$30.00 per hour
NATURE OF WORK: Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automobiles, buses and trucks, or maintain and repair any type of diesel engines. Includes mechanics working primarily with automobile or marine diesel engines.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Two or three years of training involving both on-the-job experience and informal training with experienced workers and/or experience from apprenticeship program. Associates Degree preferred, High School diploma required.
PRINCIPLE FUNCTIONS – Duties may include but are limited to:
-Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating
-Use hand tools, such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, or precision instruments, as well as power tools, such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, or jacks and
-Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble
-Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety
-Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
-Test drive automobiles, trucks, and buses to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
-Raise automobiles, trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or
-Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose
-Rebuild gas or diesel
-Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory
-Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, or pressure
-Recondition and replace parts, pistons, bearings, gears, and
-Rewire ignition systems, lights, and instrument
-Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection
-Align front ends and suspension
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org