Lead Mechanic Job Description

Lead Mechanics coordinate teams of mechanics and make sure repairs are completed in a timely manner. Duties of a Lead Mechanic include overseeing subordinates, inspecting work to make sure standards have been met, ordering mechanical parts, using diagnostic equipment, providing support and advice with repairs, conducting road tests, and maintaining repair equipment. A successful resume sample in the field focuses on qualifications such as mechanical knowledge, leadership, recordkeeping, customer service, time management, and problem solving. Employers choose resumes displaying training at a technical school and several years of experience in the field.