Master Auto Technician will diagnose, adjust, and repair automotive, light truck and van series of equipment including, but not limited to the following: repair major components or remove/replace major components including the ability to diagnose and repair the following with little supervision: Engines (gas and light duty diesel), Electrical/Brake/Cooling Systems, Transmissions (manual and automatic), Clutches, Differentials, Starters/Alternators, Air conditioning systems, Fan clutches, Engine electronics, Suspension components, Power steering systems, and Steering gear box (manual and power). Perform all levels of preventive maintenance services- Use hand tools such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, and precision instruments, as well as power tools such as pneumatic wrenches, welding equipment, and jacks and hoists.- Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.- Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.- Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, and pressure gauges.- Specialize in repairing and troubleshooting of major components such as engine, transmissions and differentials, to include replacing complete assemblies, emission systems, fuel system components etc. with assistance.- Other projects and tasks as assigned by Supervisor Qualifications- Verifiable practical maintenance and repair experience with Automobiles, Light Trucks, and Vans.- High school diploma or equivalent required - A valid Drivers license- Basic computer skills preferred for data entry into maintenance systems.- Able to use and operate any and all diagnostic computers and equipment required by the vehicles operating within the district.- Willingness to travel as necessary within the district and work at any station or shop within the district if required. - Maintain current ASE or State certification for brake inspection and repair (A-4).- Have required tools to perform all maintenance and repair work as required by the vehicles operating within the district.- Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job.- Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required. Apply today with the auto jobs leader, Dealership Experts.
San Antonio, TX