List of Career Duties Under Automotive Service Business Sector

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Automobile body Repairer Career Duties

  • Repair damaged bodies and body parts of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and light trucks according to repair manuals, using handtools power tools
  • Examine damaged vehicles estimates cost of repairs [Shop Estimator automotive ser. 807.267-010]
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical & hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment and trim to gain access to vehicle body fenders
  • Position dolly block against surface of dented area beats opposite surface to remove dents, using hammer
  • Fill depressions with body filler, using putty knife
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels, and grills, using wrenches cutting torch, and bolts or welds replacement parts in position, using wrenches or welding equipment
  • Straighten bent automobile frames, using pneumatic frame straightening machine
  • File, grinds, and sands repaired surfaces, using power tools handtools
  • Refinish repaired surface, using paint spray gun sander
  • Aims headlights, aligns wheels, and bleeds hydraulic brake system
  • May paint surfaces after performing body repairs be designated Automobile-Body Repairer, Combination automotive ser.
  • May repair or replace defective mechanical parts [Automobile Mechanic automotive ser. 620.261-010].

Automobile body Worker Career Duties

  • Repair damaged bodies and body parts of automotive vehicles, like automobiles, buses, and light trucks according to repair manuals, using handtools power tools
  • Examine damaged vehicles estimates cost of repairs [Shop Estimator automotive ser. 807.267-010]
  • Remove upholstery, accessories, electrical & hydraulic window-and-seat-operating equipment and trim to gain access to vehicle body fenders
  • Position dolly block against surface of dented area beats opposite surface to remove dents, using hammer
  • Fill depressions with body filler, using putty knife
  • Remove damaged fenders, panels, and grills, using wrenches cutting torch, and bolts or welds replacement parts in position, using wrenches or welding equipment
  • Straighten bent automobile frames, using pneumatic frame straightening machine
  • File, grinds, and sands repaired surfaces, using power tools handtools
  • Refinish repaired surface, using paint spray gun sander
  • Aims headlights, aligns wheels, and bleeds hydraulic brake system
  • May paint surfaces after performing body repairs be designated Automobile-Body Repairer, Combination automotive ser.
  • May repair or replace defective mechanical parts [Automobile Mechanic automotive ser. 620.261-010].

Automobile Brakes Bonder Career Duties

  • Tend machines that apply adhesive bond asbestos lining to automobile brakeshoes for installation by Brake Repairer automotive ser.
  • Select stock lining to fit brakeshoes removed from vehicle
  • Feed lining between rollers of machine that applies bonding adhesive
  • Secure brakeshoes in bonding press after adhesive has set
  • Position coated lining on shoe locks press
  • Move lever to activate press that heats and bonds lining to shoe automatically releases after specified time
  • Remove bonded shoe from press, using asbestos gloves
  • May rivet linings to brakeshoes be designated Riveter, Automobile Brakes automotive ser. .

Automobile bumper Straightener Career Duties

  • Repair damaged automobile bumpers preparatory to replating
  • Select specified make model bumper from storage yard
  • Position bumper in hydraulic press starts press to restore original shape to bumper, using templates to verify contours
  • Remove smaller dents, using sledgehammer
  • Position bumper in bench vise grinds out hammer marks, dimples, scratches, and rust areas, using portable grinding wheel
  • May cut and weld sections from several bumpers to form single salvageable unit, using flame cutting welding equipment.

Automobile Detailer Career Duties

  • Clean and refurbishes new used automobiles, performing any combination of following duties
  • Wash vehicle exterior to clean cars, using cleaning solution, water, cloths and brushes
  • Apply wax to auto body and wipes or buffs surfaces to protect surfaces preserve shine, using cloth or buffing machine
  • Vacuum interiors of vehicles to remove loose dirt debris, using vacuum cleaner
  • Clean upholstery, rugs, and other surfaces, using cleaning agents, applicators, and cleaning devices
  • Apply revitalizers and preservatives to vinyl or leather surfaces, and treats fabrics with spot and stain resistant chemicals to preserve protect interior components
  • Clean engine and engine compartment with steam cleaning equipment and various cleaning agents to remove grease grime
  • Apply special purpose cleaners to remove foreign materials which do not respond to normal cleaning procedures, utilizing experience following recommendations of product manufacturer
  • Paint engine components and related parts, using spray gun or aerosol can masking material
  • Apply paint to chipped body surfaces of vehicle, using container of touchup paint
  • Apply dyes and reconditioning chemical to vinyl tops of vehicle to restore color condition.

Automobile Mechanic Career Duties

  • Repair overhauls automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles
  • Examine vehicle and discusses with customer or Automobile-Repair-Service Estimator automotive ser. , Automobile Tester automotive ser. , or Bus Inspector automotive ser. nature extent of damage or malfunction
  • Plan work procedure, using charts, technical manuals and experience
  • Raise vehicle, using hydraulic jack or hoist, to gain access to mechanical units bolted to underside of vehicle
  • Remove unit, like engine, transmission, or differential, using wrenches hoist
  • Disassemble unit inspects parts for wear, using micrometers, calipers, and thickness gauges
  • Repair or replaces parts, like pistons, rods, gears, valves, and bearings, using mechanics handtools
  • Overhaul or replaces carburetors, blowers, generators, distributors, starters, and pumps
  • Rebuild parts, like crankshafts cylinder blocks, using lathes, shapers, drill presses, and welding equipment
  • Rewire ignition system, lights, and instrument panel
  • Reline adjusts brakes, aligns front end, repairs or replaces shock absorbers, and solders leaks in radiator
  • Mend damaged body and fenders by hammering out or filling in dents welding broken parts
  • Replace and adjusts headlights, and installs repairs accessories, like radios, heaters, mirrors, and windshield wipers
  • May be designated according to specialty as Automobile Mechanic, Motor automotive ser. , Bus Mechanic automotive ser. , Differential Repairer automotive ser. , Engine-Repair Mechanic, Bus automotive ser. , Foreign-Car Mechanic automotive ser. , Truck Mechanic automotive ser.
  • Compressor Mechanic, Bus automotive ser. , Drive-Shaft-And-Steering-Post Repairer automotive ser. , Engine-Head Repairer automotive ser. , Motor Assembler automotive ser. .

Automobile mechanic Assistant Career Duties

  • Assist Automobile Mechanic automotive ser. 620.261-010 in repairing automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles
  • Raise vehicle to specified level, using hydraulic jack
  • Remove & disassembles unit, like engine, transmission, or differential, to be repaired, using handtools power tools
  • Clean unit, using prescribed solvent
  • Lubricate washes vehicle
  • Perform other duties as described under Helper any industry Master Title
  • May be designated according to specialty of worker assisted as Truck-Mechanic Helper automotive ser. .

Automobile mechanic Helper Career Duties

  • Assist Automobile Mechanic automotive ser. 620.261-010 in repairing automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles
  • Raise vehicle to specified level, using hydraulic jack
  • Remove & disassembles unit, like engine, transmission, or differential, to be repaired, using handtools power tools
  • Clean unit, using prescribed solvent
  • Lubricate washes vehicle
  • Perform other duties as described under Helper any industry Master Title
  • May be designated according to specialty of worker assisted as Truck-Mechanic Helper automotive ser. .

Automobile Mechanic Radiator Career Duties

  • Repair cooling systems fuel tanks in automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles
  • Pump water or compressed air through radiator to test it for obstructions or leaks
  • Flush radiator with cleaning compound to remove obstructions, like rust or mineral deposits
  • Remove radiator core from automobile and cleans it, using rods or boiling water and solvent, or combination of boil out rod out
  • Solder leaks in core or tanks, using soldering iron or acetylene torch
  • Disassemble, repairs, or replaces defective water pump
  • Replace faulty thermostats leaky head gaskets
  • Install new cores, hoses, and pumps
  • Clean, tests, and repairs fuel tanks.

Automobile mechanic Supervisor Career Duties

  • Supervise coordinates activities of Automobile Mechanics automotive ser. engaged in repairing, adjusting, servicing, and storing motor vehicles in industrial or commercial establishment
  • Analyze defective equipment to define cause of trouble
  • Inspect drives repaired vehicles to verify repairs
  • Train workers in and demonstrates repair maintenance of vehicles, using handtools, welding, and grinding equipment
  • Evaluate performance of workers
  • Keep inventory of repair parts and equipment requisitions replacement stock
  • Prepare repair reports vehicle requests
  • Schedule transporting of passengers or materials to service or storage areas
  • May supervise workers engaged in inspection and repair of miscellaneous equipment, like cement mixers electric trucks
  • Perform other duties as described under Supervisor any industry Master Title.

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