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Automotive Service - Occupations Duties

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Alignment Mechanic Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Align wheels, axles, frames, torsion bars, and steering mechanisms of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and trucks
  • Drive automotive vehicle onto wheel alignment rack tests vehicle for faulty wheel alignment, bent axle, worn ball joints and bent steering rods, using alignment-testing machine
  • Straighten axle & steering rods adjusts shims, tie rods and joining pins to align wheels, or installs new parts, using handtools
  • Place wheel on balancing machine to define where counterweights must be added to balance wheel
  • Hammer counterweights onto rim of wheel
  • Install shock absorbers
  • Straighten frame, using hydraulic jack, chassis aligner, and acetylene torch.

Assembler Convertible Top Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Install convertible top assemblies on automobile bodies
  • Bolt rubber molding to specified points on bottom of convertible assembly frame
  • Position assembly on automobile body & bolts metal frame rear edge of fabric to body
  • Trim off excess fabric from rear edge, using shears
  • Connect hydraulic lift to assembly raises top
  • Adjust bolts top bows of metal frame to tighten fabric
  • Turn setscrews to adjust height movement of side windows
  • Screw metal caps to frame to protect fabric at points of greatest wear
  • May install fabric on top assemblies.

Auto body Repairer Fiberglass Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Repair damaged fiberglass automobile bodies, using pneumatic tools knowledge of fiberglass repair techniques
  • Cuts away damaged fiberglass, using air grinder
  • Smooth edges of painted surface, using sandpaper or air-powered sander
  • Mask surrounding undamaged surface, using masking tape
  • Cuts plastic separating film, using shears, and tapes film to outside repair area
  • Mix polyester resin and hardener according to specifications applies mixture to repair area, using brush
  • Soak matting in resin mixture layers matting over repair area to specified thickness
  • Peel separating film from repair area washes repair surface with water
  • Occasionally secures new panel to repair area, using C-clamp
  • Apply spreads body filler manually to re-establish surface
  • Manually files away excess filler to match original contour
  • Smooth filler, using air sander
  • Clean repair area with air gun.

Auto glass Worker Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Replace broken or pitted windshields window glass in motor vehicles
  • Remove broken glass by unscrewing frame, using handtools
  • Cuts flat safety glass according to specified pattern, using glasscutter
  • Smooth cut edge of glass by holding against abrasive belt
  • Apply moistureproofing compound along cut edges installs glass in vehicle
  • Weatherproof window or windshield prevents it from rattling by installing rubber channeling strips around sides of glass
  • Install precut replacement glass to replace curved windows
  • May replace or adjust parts in window-raising mechanism.

Auto Specialty Services Manager Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Manage establishment engaged in automotive specialty services, like engine tune-up, front-end alignment, or muffler installation
  • Direct and coordinates, through subordinate personnel, activities of workers engaged in diagnosing repairing automobile malfunctions
  • Monitor operations to make sure that services rendered conform to company policy standards
  • Resolve customer complaints
  • Review operational expenses collection reports for accuracy
  • Authorize acquisition of tools, equipment, and parts
  • Hire, discharges, and assists in training workers
  • May contact advertising media to publicize services.

Automatic Car wash Attendant Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Perform any combination of following duties in automatic car wash
  • Direct patron to entrance of wash station or guides automobile onto wheel track of automatic mechanism
  • Clean front & rear of vehicle, using brush detergent
  • Activate wash mechanism observes operation to detect equipment malfunctions
  • Notify supervisor when malfunctions occur
  • Receive payment from customer or issues change for coin-operated equipment
  • Fill detergent and wax tanks, lubricates equipment, and replaces spray jets hoses as needed
  • May vacuum interior of automobile.

Automobile accessories Installer Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Install automobile accessories, like heaters, radios, antennas, safety seat belts, seat covers, or special clamps, and mirrors
  • Drill and taps holes, assembles & fits accessories to automobile and tightens bolts clamps
  • May be designated according to specialty as Radio Installer, Automobile automotive ser. .

Automobile body Customizer Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Install custom equipment to alter appearance of automotive vehicle according to customer specifications, using handtools power tools
  • Read specifications or confers with customer to define modifications desired
  • Cuts opening in vehicle body for installation of customized windows, using templates and power shears or chisel
  • Measure and marks vinyl material cuts material to size for roof installation, using rule, straightedge, and hand shears
  • Cuts and bends metal trim to specified size and configuration, using power shears chrome-bending die
  • Fits secures windows, vinyl roof, and metal trim, using caulking gun, adhesive brush, and mallet.

Automobile body Repair Chief Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Supervise and coordinates activities of workers engaged in repairing and painting damaged bodies body parts of automotive vehicles
  • May examine damaged vehicle estimate cost of repairs [Shop Estimator automotive ser. ]
  • Perform other duties as described under Supervisor any industry Master Title.

Automobile Body Repair Supervisor Occupation

Job Duties:

  • Supervise and coordinates activities of workers engaged in repairing and painting damaged bodies body parts of automotive vehicles
  • May examine damaged vehicle estimate cost of repairs [Shop Estimator automotive ser. ]
  • Perform other duties as described under Supervisor any industry Master Title.



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