FIND PERSONALIZED JOBS
Sign up to Zippia and discover your career options with your personalized career search.
Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.
APPLY NOW
Apply Now
×
FIND
PERSONALIZED JOBS

Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.

CONTENT HAS
BEEN UNLOCKED
Close this window to view unlocked content
or
find interesting jobs in

Log In

Log In to Save

Sign Up to Save

Sign Up to Dismiss

Sign Up

SIGN UP TO UNLOCK CONTENT

or

The email and password you specified are invalid. Please, try again.

Email and password are mandatory

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Sign Up

reset password

Enter your email address and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Back to Log In

Log In

Log In to Save

Sign Up to Save

Sign Up to Dismiss

Sign up to save the job and get personalized job recommendations.

Sign up to dismiss the job and get personalized job recommendations.

or

The email and password you specified are invalid. Please, try again.

Email and password are mandatory

Already have an account? Log in

reset password

Enter your email address and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Back to Log In

Company Saved

Answer a few questions and view jobs at that match your preferences.

Where do you want to work?

Job Saved

See your Saved Jobs now

or

find more interesting jobs in

Job Dismissed

Find better matching jobs in

Your search has been saved!

Top 50 Automobile Technician Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Automobile Technician. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Automobile Technician resumes they appeared on. For example, 9.6% of Automobile Technician resumes contained Engine Failures as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Automobile Technician actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Automobile Technician

1. Engine Failures
demand arrow
high Demand
2 Engine Failures Jobs

No jobs at selected location

2. Verifies Vehicle Serviceability
demand arrow
high Demand
2 Verifies Vehicle Serviceability Jobs

No jobs at selected location

3. Tire Rotations
demand arrow
high Demand
3 Tire Rotations Jobs

No jobs at selected location

4. Parts Options
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Parts Options is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Contained costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.

Show More

5. Oil Changes
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Oil Changes is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Oil changes, remove and replacement parts on: alternator, starter, transmission, engine, brakes, and tune-ups.
  • General Automobile maintenance including: tune-ups, tire changes, oil changes, brake installation, cooling system repair & flushes.
  • Completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotation and changes, wheel balancing and alignments.
  • Performed general maintenance on vehicles including safety inspections, oil changes, tire mount and balance.
  • Performed maintenance on vehicles, such as oil changes and transmission fluid exchanges.
  • General automotive knowledge such as tune ups, oil changes and tire rotations.
  • Replaced brakes, tires, oil changes and other automotive repairs.
  • Automobile oil changes and basic maintenance.
  • Performed various tasks such as but not limited to oil changes, brake replacements, tire changing, and fluid exchanges.
  • Performed troubleshooting on trucks and vans; Performed routine maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups.
  • Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups.
  • oil changes, fluid flushes and install and balance tires.
  • Oil Changes Tire Punctures Rotate and Balances Fluids check
  • Job duties: Completing preventive maintenance Engine tune-ups Oil changes Conducting inspection Troubleshooting Recording service and repair

Show More

87 Oil Changes Jobs

No jobs at selected location

Job type you want
Full Time
Part Time
Internship
Temporary
6. Preventative Maintenance
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Preventative Maintenance is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Maintain shop equipment functionality by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns and preforming preventative maintenance.
  • Worked closely with customer to assure timely carry out of preventative maintenance program.
  • Serviced Toyota, domestic imports to rental trucks, preventative maintenance
  • Establish preventative maintenance schedule with clients.
  • Diagnosed and repaired vehicles daily, up-sold preventative maintenance as required.
  • Diagnosed and repaired vehicles using computer and manual diagnostics Performed scheduled service and preventative maintenance in accordance with manufacturer's warranty

Show More

140 Preventative Maintenance Jobs

No jobs at selected location

7. Brake Systems
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Brake Systems is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Specialized in the repair of brake systems, removal of automatic and manual transmissions as well as engines.
  • Repair, overhaul, or adjust automobile brake systems.
  • Brake systems * Suspension and steering
  • perform tune-ups tear down, bleed, pack/repack, repair brake systems.
  • Certified in Electrical, Drivability/Engine Performance, Brake Systems, Suspension systems, Engine, Drive-train and Climate Control.

Show More

8. Electrical Systems Malfunctions
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Electrical Systems Malfunctions is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions; replacing parts and components computer control engine management and computer control systems.

Show More

2 Electrical Systems Malfunctions Jobs

No jobs at selected location

9. Customer Service
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Customer Service is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Contribute to repeat and referral business through strong problem-solving skills and commitment to top-quality workmanship and excellent customer service.
  • Provide outstanding customer service * accurately read, understood and carried out written instructions *Attended monthly safety meetings
  • Resolved escalated customer service issues in a timely and professional manner.
  • Communicated directly with Verizon employees to ensure superior customer service.
  • General automotive repair, customer service.
  • Exhibited excellent customer service skills.
  • Utilized excellent customer service skills and communication skills when working with customers during the car audio system installation process.
  • Repair vehicles, order and pick up parts, customer service, scheduling appointment, and managing staff
  • General automotive repair, supervision and training of employees, sales and customer service.
  • Provide outstanding customer service and train new employees to perform at a high level.
  • Operated cash register and direct customer service care.
  • Provided excellent customer service to all clients.
  • Have strong customer service skills.
  • Job Description: Repair automobiles Work in a timely fashion Maintain inventory Monitor supplies Order Customer Service
  • Lead mechanic Automotive repairs and engine overhauls Billing and customer service
  • Meet and exceeded revenue goals Customer Service Supervised employees and made sure they met expectations of the customers.
  • Prepaired working area and assist the Automobile Technician with tools ,labor and customer service.

Show More

43,917 Customer Service Jobs

No jobs at selected location

10. Diagnostic Equipment
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Diagnostic Equipment is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Update software for Jaguar diagnostic equipment including WDS and IDS computer systems.
  • Experienced with using hand tools, computer diagnostic equipment, metrology, and completing repair to shop equipment.

Show More

317 Diagnostic Equipment Jobs

No jobs at selected location

11. Diagnosis
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Diagnosis is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Specialized in electronic and mechanical fuel injection systems and automatic transmission diagnosis and repair (foreign and domestic).
  • Performed extensive diagnosis and repair of automotive electrical systems.
  • Use online plans and blueprints to assist in the diagnosis and in the service plan for vehicle.
  • Have attended multiple courses on all makes and fields of automotive repair and diagnosis.
  • Assisted mechanics with diagnosis and repair of all units and systems.
  • Performed diagnosis and repair of all systems on Honda automobiles.
  • General automotive repairs- Specialized in AC repair and diagnosis- Specialized in electrical diagnosis and repair- Computer diagnosis and drivability repair
  • General & Antilock brake diagnosis and repair.
  • Examined vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions Diagnosis and repair of the vehicle Performed inspections using computerized equipment
  • General automobile diagnosis, repair, and maintenance, mostly including A/C, driveability, and interior trim of Chrysler vehicles

Show More

252 Diagnosis Jobs

No jobs at selected location

12. Operator Complaints
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Operator Complaints is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Maintained vehicle functional condition by listening to operator complaints; conducted inspections; repaired engine failures.

Show More

1 Operator Complaints Jobs

No jobs at selected location

13. Functional Condition
demand arrow
high Demand
2 Functional Condition Jobs

No jobs at selected location

14. Vehicle Records
demand arrow
high Demand
Here's how Vehicle Records is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Maintain vehicle records by recording service and repairs.
  • Key Responsibilities: Maintained all vehicle records by recording service and repairs.
  • Job description summary Maintains service operations by inspecting and maintaining vehicles Maintains vehicle records by recording service and repairs.

Show More

29 Vehicle Records Jobs

No jobs at selected location

15. Machine Shop
demand arrow
average Demand
13 Machine Shop Jobs

No jobs at selected location

16. State Vehicle Requirements
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how State Vehicle Requirements is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Complied with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
  • Complied with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustioncontrol standards.5.

Show More

2 State Vehicle Requirements Jobs

No jobs at selected location

17. Wheel Bearings
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Wheel Bearings is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Repair or replace defective ball joint suspensions, brake shoes, or wheel bearings.

Show More

3 Wheel Bearings Jobs

No jobs at selected location

18. Engine Repair
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Engine Repair is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Established detailed knowledge and experience in automobile mechanic comprising electrical system, brake and engine repairs
  • Body and engine repair on all makes and models of automobiles.
  • Determined fluid type requirements and identified fluid.Engine Repair Inspected engine assembly for fuel, oil, coolant, and other leaks.
  • Inspected and replaced air filter.Engine Repair Inspected engine assembly for fuel, oil, coolant, and other leaks.
  • Light engine repair Routine maintenance Braking systems Steering and suspension systems Cooling systems

Show More

155 Engine Repair Jobs

No jobs at selected location

19. Body Damage
demand arrow
average Demand
8 Body Damage Jobs

No jobs at selected location

20. Job Knowledge
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Job Knowledge is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.

Show More

5,318 Job Knowledge Jobs

No jobs at selected location

21. Combustion Control Standards
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Combustion Control Standards is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Tested engine, safety, and combustion control standards.

Show More

22. ASE
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how ASE is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Well versed in industry-specific computer programs and database records.
  • Earned certifications through manufacturer and ASE classes/testing.
  • Enter into the database a correct and accurate record of service and further recommendations for future care of the vehicle.
  • Well versed with automobile diagnostic data base information such as, AllData, and Mitchell.
  • Performed A-grade technical diagnostics and repair in all 8 areas of ASE automobile certification.
  • Used factory web based diagnostic server to search for service bulletins and recalls.
  • Enter client's information into data base and discuss service requests.
  • Use research databases to review and perform troubleshooting procedures.
  • Purchased and maintained parts for customers vehicles.
  • Check and adjusted differential/transfer case fluid level.
  • Position: ASE certified automobile technician.
  • Helped to increase shop productivity.
  • Participated in continuous training and professional development activities to maintain ASE certification
  • Check and replace wiper blades Check and adjusted differential/transfer case fluid level.

Show More

501 ASE Jobs

No jobs at selected location

23. Technical Publications
demand arrow
average Demand
10 Technical Publications Jobs

No jobs at selected location

24. Vehicle Appearance
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Vehicle Appearance is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Maintained vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting.

Show More

25. Troubleshoot
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Troubleshoot is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Perform extensive troubleshooting to trace and repair electrical, mechanical, or cosmetic damage not categorized under regular maintenance or repairs.
  • Automobile Technician responsible for maintaining service operations by inspecting, troubleshooting and repairing vehicles.
  • Performed vehicle diagnostics and troubleshooting; instituted repairs to all automotive systems.
  • Operated computer scanning tools for troubleshooting mechanical problems.
  • Job Description Troubleshooting and repairing.
  • Perform service operations on domestic and foreign vehicles by diagnostics inspections, troubleshooting, schedule and maintaining vehicles maintenance.
  • Have strong troubleshooting, listening and critical thinking skills.
  • Job duties: Troubleshoot and repair vehicles for customers.
  • Excelled in electrical and engine troubleshooting and repairs.
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting on mechanical and electro-mechanical systems on new and used late model Toyota vehicles.
  • Install and troubleshoot all 12 volt vehicle accessories Responsible for Mobile Electronics sales Manage profit and loss statements for mobile electronics area

Show More

625 Troubleshoot Jobs

No jobs at selected location

26. Light Trucks
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Light Trucks is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Perform service, diagnostic, and repair procedures to all systems of late model cars and light trucks.
  • Perform required maintenance and repairs on foreign & domestic cars, and light trucks.
  • Diagnose and repair all systems in cars and light trucks

Show More

35 Light Trucks Jobs

No jobs at selected location

27. Automotive Repair
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Automotive Repair is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • General automotive repair, including tires, brake jobs, alignments, etc.

Show More

984 Automotive Repair Jobs

No jobs at selected location

28. A/C
demand arrow
average Demand
29. Vehicle Maintenance
demand arrow
average Demand
Here's how Vehicle Maintenance is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Performed, assisted in light vehicle maintenance/repair and interpreted wiring diagrams to install charging system and fuse box equipment.
  • Perform a wide variety of vehicle maintenance.
  • Perform vehicle maintenance on engine or chassis.
  • Ensured vehicle maintenance was completed in a timely fashion or within the time frame allotted.
  • Perform standard vehicle maintenance Diagnose and repair engine drivability problems Steering and suspension repair

Show More

148 Vehicle Maintenance Jobs

No jobs at selected location

30. General Maintenance
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how General Maintenance is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Performed tasks ranging from general maintenance to heavy tech and repair.

Show More

57 General Maintenance Jobs

No jobs at selected location

31. Hand Tools
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Hand Tools is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Automobile Tech Used hand tools to make adjustments, and diagnose performance problems.
  • Used hand tools to change worn cutting tools.
  • Experience in different levels of automotive maintenance Strong background with hand tools and measuring devices Operated diagnostic computers

Show More

305 Hand Tools Jobs

No jobs at selected location

32. Maintenance Services
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Maintenance Services is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Up sell recommended maintenance services.

Show More

414 Maintenance Services Jobs

No jobs at selected location

33. Mechanical Problems
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Mechanical Problems is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret customer concerns, diagnosed mechanical problems, and resolved issues to satisfaction.
  • Identified mechanical problems of cars manually or by means of computerized diagnostic tools
  • Repaired major and minor mechanical problems.
  • Diagnose electrical and mechanical problems for various types of vehicles.

Show More

34. Honda
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Honda is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Work exclusively inspecting and reconditioning used cars for Honda certification and Maryland state vehicle safety inspection.
  • Performed basic repair and maintenance to all makes and models of Honda and Dodge vehicles.

Show More

43 Honda Jobs

No jobs at selected location

35. Customer Vehicles
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Customer Vehicles is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Performed diagnostics and repairs of customer vehicles, as well as inventory vehicles while overseeing 4 technicians work production and quality.
  • Performed diagnostics and repairs of customer vehicles in a timely manner.

Show More

73 Customer Vehicles Jobs

No jobs at selected location

36. Engine Performance
demand arrow
low Demand
11 Engine Performance Jobs

No jobs at selected location

37. Fuel Systems
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Fuel Systems is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose repairs and overhaul engines, transmissions, components, electrical and fuel systems, etc.

Show More

17 Fuel Systems Jobs

No jobs at selected location

38. Motor Vehicle
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Motor Vehicle is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Learned electromechanical fundamentals while servicing and repairing motor vehicles
  • express bike auto - 1761 foote ave.ext.Diagnose and repaired motor vehicles, replaced tires and performed four wheel alignments.

Show More

268 Motor Vehicle Jobs

No jobs at selected location

39. Toyota
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Toyota is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose and repair various mechanical and electrical problems of Toyota passenger cars.
  • Access automobile computer controlled systems with Toyota Hand-held OBD II scanner.
  • Attended numerous schools put on by Toyota factory training.
  • Perform Toyota Certified Inspections on used Toyota Vehicles.

Show More

79 Toyota Jobs

No jobs at selected location

40. Engine Tune-Ups
demand arrow
low Demand
41. Water Pumps
demand arrow
low Demand
2 Water Pumps Jobs

No jobs at selected location

42. BMW
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how BMW is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Diagnose Repair and Maintenance of Mechanical and Electrical Systems on BMW Automobiles.
  • Certified automobile techCertified BMW technician all phases of auto repair

Show More

22 BMW Jobs

No jobs at selected location

43. Customer Relations
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Customer Relations is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Contribute to repeat and referral business by maintaining strong customer relations.
  • Experience in building lasting customer relationships; developed a group of loyal customers who request me for service on their vehicle.

Show More

300 Customer Relations Jobs

No jobs at selected location

44. Chrysler
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Chrysler is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Performed Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep factory warranty work.

Show More

25 Chrysler Jobs

No jobs at selected location

45. Drive Vehicles
demand arrow
low Demand
290 Drive Vehicles Jobs

No jobs at selected location

46. Hvac
demand arrow
low Demand
982 Hvac Jobs

No jobs at selected location

47. MIG
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how MIG is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Communicated effectively with customers on future problems and repairs that might need to be addressed.
  • Use oxy, electric, TIG and MIG welders.

Show More

1 MIG Jobs

No jobs at selected location

48. Automobile Repair
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Automobile Repair is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Performed light duty automobile repairs and maintenance.
  • Twin Falls, Idaho 1979 - 1981 A General Motors (GM) certified automobile repair shop.
  • Performed various types of automobile repairs on many makes and models.
  • Performed major & minor automobile repairs.
  • Completed all engine and automobile repairs.

Show More

2 Automobile Repair Jobs

No jobs at selected location

49. Important Parts
demand arrow
low Demand
50. Nissan
demand arrow
low Demand
Here's how Nissan is used in Automobile Technician jobs:
  • Completed training at the manufacturing training facilities for Hyundai and Nissan receiving various levels of specialist certifications.
  • Lead technician and shop foreman at Nissan of Athens.

Show More

10 Nissan Jobs

No jobs at selected location

Automobile Technician Jobs

NO RESULTS

Aw snap, no jobs found.

20 Most Common Skills For An Automobile Technician

Engine Failures

12.2%

Verifies Vehicle Serviceability

12.2%

Tire Rotations

10.2%

Parts Options

9.6%

Oil Changes

7.1%

Preventative Maintenance

5.7%

Brake Systems

5.4%

Electrical Systems Malfunctions

4.6%

Customer Service

4.3%

Diagnostic Equipment

4.0%

Diagnosis

3.6%

Operator Complaints

2.9%

Functional Condition

2.9%

Vehicle Records

2.5%

Machine Shop

2.4%

State Vehicle Requirements

2.2%

Wheel Bearings

2.2%

Engine Repair

2.0%

Body Damage

2.0%

Job Knowledge

1.9%
Show More

Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Automobile Technician

Rank Skill
1 Engine Failures 9.6%
2 Verifies Vehicle Serviceability 9.5%
3 Tire Rotations 8.0%
4 Parts Options 7.5%
5 Oil Changes 5.6%
6 Preventative Maintenance 4.4%
7 Brake Systems 4.2%
8 Electrical Systems Malfunctions 3.6%
9 Customer Service 3.4%
10 Diagnostic Equipment 3.1%
11 Diagnosis 2.8%
12 Operator Complaints 2.3%
13 Functional Condition 2.3%
14 Vehicle Records 1.9%
15 Machine Shop 1.9%
16 State Vehicle Requirements 1.7%
17 Wheel Bearings 1.7%
18 Engine Repair 1.6%
19 Body Damage 1.6%
20 Job Knowledge 1.5%
21 Combustion Control Standards 1.4%
22 ASE 1.4%
23 Technical Publications 1.3%
24 Vehicle Appearance 1.2%
25 Troubleshoot 1.1%
26 Light Trucks 1.1%
27 Automotive Repair 1.0%
28 A/C 0.8%
29 Vehicle Maintenance 0.8%
30 General Maintenance 0.8%
31 Hand Tools 0.8%
32 Maintenance Services 0.8%
33 Mechanical Problems 0.7%
34 Honda 0.6%
35 Customer Vehicles 0.6%
36 Engine Performance 0.6%
37 Fuel Systems 0.6%
38 Motor Vehicle 0.6%
39 Toyota 0.5%
40 Engine Tune-Ups 0.5%
41 Water Pumps 0.5%
42 BMW 0.4%
43 Customer Relations 0.4%
44 Chrysler 0.4%
45 Drive Vehicles 0.4%
46 Hvac 0.4%
47 MIG 0.4%
48 Automobile Repair 0.4%
49 Important Parts 0.4%
50 Nissan 0.3%
{[{skill.rank}]} {[{skill.name}]} {[{skill.percentageDisplay}]}%
Show More

29,478 Automobile Technician Jobs

Where do you want to work?

To get started, tell us where you'd like to work.
Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.