The Mechanic Helper is an integral member of the automotive repair team, providing knowledgeable assistance to mechanics in performing various tasks related to vehicle maintenance and repair. The ideal candidate is passionate about automobiles, possesses a strong mechanical aptitude, and is committed to delivering exceptional service to our customers. As a Mechanic Helper, you will support the mechanics in diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining vehicles, ensuring the efficient operation of our automotive repair shop.
Assist mechanics in diagnosing and troubleshooting vehicle issues, utilizing knowledge of automotive systems, components, and repair techniques.
Support mechanics in performing routine vehicle maintenance tasks, including oil changes, tire rotations, and filter replacements.
Assist in the disassembly and reassembly of vehicle components for repair or replacement.
Aid in inspecting vehicles to identify defects, damages, or malfunctions, reporting findings to the supervising mechanic.
Assist in conducting vehicle tests and inspections to ensure proper functioning and adherence to safety standards.
Provide assistance in repairing and replacing damaged or worn-out parts, following established procedures and safety guidelines.
Assist in maintaining a clean and organized work environment, including tools, equipment, and service bays.
Aid in ordering, receiving, and organizing parts and supplies required for vehicle repairs.
Support mechanics in documenting repair actions, including parts used, labor hours, and diagnostic findings.
Provide exceptional customer service by addressing customer inquiries and concerns in a professional and friendly manner.
Assist in conducting quality checks on completed repairs to ensure compliance with established standards.
Adhere to all safety regulations and guidelines, ensuring a safe working environment for yourself and your colleagues.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Proven experience as a mechanic helper or a similar role in an automotive repair shop.
In-depth knowledge of automotive systems, components, and repair techniques.
Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
Familiarity with tools, equipment, and procedures used in automotive repair.
Ability to follow instructions and work cooperatively with a team.
Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and precision.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Customer service-oriented mindset.
Physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy objects and work in various positions (standing, kneeling, bending, etc.).
Valid driver’s license
The Mechanic Helper will primarily work in an automotive repair shop environment. This may involve exposure to loud noises, fumes, chemicals, and hazardous materials. The position requires physical effort, including lifting heavy objects, working in various positions, and standing for extended periods. The work schedule may include evenings, weekends, and holidays, based on business needs.
Note: This job description is intended to outline the general responsibilities and qualifications of the Mechanic Helper position. It is not a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required. Other tasks and responsibilities may be assigned as needed, and the job description may be subject to change at the discretion of the employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: From $13.00 per hour
8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
Lumberton, NC: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)