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Car Mechanics inspect, maintain, and repair vehicles. Well-written resume samples for Car Mechanics showcase the following duties: checking vehicle systems, changing engine oil, checking tire pressure, making sure brakes function properly, diagnosing mechanical problems, fixing issues, updating records, and reporting to supervisors. The ideal candidate should showcase in his or her resume qualifications such as mechanical aptitudes, problem-solving, attention to details, physical strength, stamina, and customer focus. Most Car Mechanics are trained at a technical college and are also offered on-the-job training.

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Rail Car Mechanic

Installed various component parts on rail cars as determined by Operational Methods Standards - General (OMS-G) and specific to a customer

  • Conducted self-inspections and met or exceeded quality standards set
  • Worked in a safe manner in accordance with all safety regulations and guidelines
  • Experience with sheet work, welding, stripping and assembling
  • Trained employees in job quality and safety regulations and assigned jobs or tasks and followed up on completion
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Construction And Heavy Equipment
2

Journeyman Rail Car Mechanic

Performed preventive maintenance on all rail car motors, doors, couplers and other components through routine visual and manual inspections

  • Removed defective motors from rail cars using cranes and forklifts for repair by outside vendors
  • Removed, disassembled, and repaired rail car components such as mechanical couplers, electrical couplers, and semi-permanent draw bars weighing up to 511 pounds
  • Inspected and repaired car air conditioning and brake systems
  • Used a variety of hand or power tools such as ratchets, wrenches, leak detectors and gages
  • Performed other related duties as assigned
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Hvac Certified
3

Service Technician/used Car Mechanic

Contributed to repeat business by using strong customer service skills.

  • Followed specific checklists to ensure proper diagnosis of warranty repairs.
  • Communicated with customers regarding primary and secondary repairs.
  • Utilized Elsa Pro and ServiceNet for complete diagnosis of issues.
  • Responsible for the maintenance and driveability of vehicle trade-ins or purchased wholesale 15-20 cars per week.
  • Rebuilt and repaired engine assemblies, both warranty and customer request.
  • Performed multiple drivetrain diagnosis and repairs.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
4

Car Mechanic

  • Diagnosed vehicle malfunction and recommended appropriate repair activities
  • Explained technical diagnosis to clients
  • Support customer relations by quickly responding to customer inquiries
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
28
years
at this job
5

Race Car Mechanic

Responsible for the daily repair and maintenance of race cars

  • Race day pit stop crew member
  • Progressed from intern to lead mechanic, working as a lead mechanic for 3 years
  • Transport driver for race cars and support equipment
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Mechanical Engineering
Automotive And Diesel Truck Technology
Computer Science And Business Administration

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