Using manual and computerized diagnostic methods to identify potential problems in a car Explaining mechanical problems and possible solutions to clients Planning work and testing procedures using charts, experience and other organizational methods Testing parts and systems to ensure they work correctly Ensuring all critical parts are checked and tested Performing basic automotive care, including changing oil and rotating tires Repairing or replacing worn, old or defective parts of a car Repairing or modifying a car to a client’s specifications, if possible
Responsibilities Inspect vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately Inspect vehicle computer and electronic systems to repair, maintain and upgrade Conduct routine maintenance work (replacing fluids, lubricating parts etc.) aiming to vehicle functionality and longevity Schedule future maintenance sessions and advise motorists on good vehicle use Repair or replace broken or dysfunctional parts and fix issues (e.g. leaks) Provide accurate estimates (cost, time, effort) for a repair or maintenance job Keep logs on work and issues Maintain equipment and tools in good condition
Merakey offers: Flexible schedules Excellent paid time off (vacation, sick, personal, holidays) Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans Telemedicine Competitive compensation Retirement planning Tuition reimbursement Eligibility for student loan forgiveness Employee savings program including discounts on cell phones, computers, travel, and more Career advancement and professional development Strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion and active Employee Resource Groups Work/life balance
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider with a fifty-year history. We offer a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. Our belief that every individual has the right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment guides all of our decisions. At Merakey, we care about each other and are committed to providing the very best care to those we serve.
For more information about Merakey services, please visit: www.merakey.org
Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We deeply value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ethnic background, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or disability status. Moreover, we are committed to creating teams that reflect the diversity of the communities we serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.
Fully vaccinated Proven experience as auto mechanic Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and electronic components of vehicles Working knowledge of vehicle diagnostic systems and methods Ability to handle various tools (e.g. pliers) and heavy equipment (e.g. lift) Willingness to observe all safety precautions for protections against accidents, dangerous fluids, chemicals etc. Excellent physical condition High school diploma is preferred; Certification from a vocational school or completion of apprenticeship is preferred Valid certification (e.g ASE) is a definite plus