Automotive Mechanic Shop Worker

Description

Perform inspections, diagnose and perform mechanical adjustments, repairs and parts replacements for company, fleet and consignment vehicles and mechanical equipment. Additionally, provide support to auction operations by evaluating sale vehicles for the Run/Drive and Vehicle Starts portion of the auction and performing approved minor.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspect vehicles for damage, missing parts, mechanical problems and vandalism
  • Diagnose problems and estimate repair costs according to appropriate guidelines
  • Order repair parts as instructed and perform designated repairs (i.e. replace brake pads, rotors, radiators, gaskets, water pump, hoses, plugs, wires, distributor cap, switches, mirrors, knobs, tires, etc.)
  • Perform minor electrical repairs (i.e. electrical components, power windows, power, mirrors, door locks, etc.)
  • Check Run/Drive vehicles on sale day to ensure vehicles are operational or can start with jump box assistance
  • Perform routine vehicle maintenance on company vehicles, fleet trucks and front end loaders (i.e. mechanical work on brakes, fuel pumps, alternators, air conditioning, oil changes, tire balancing and rotation, replacing batteries, etc.)
  • Insure repair orders are completed accurately including use of current rates, labor and parts charges, and manufacturer updates and changes of vehicle requirements
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager or supervisor
  • Overtime required (more than 40 hours per week) as business needs dictate

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License and safe driving record required
  • Ability to drive vehicles with standard and automatic transmission
  • ASE certification preferred
  • Experience 2-5 years automotive/mechanical work experience required

Closing:

With more than 20,000 employees in operating locations around the globe, Manheim is the world’s largest provider of vehicle remarketing services. In 2010, Manheim handled nearly 10 million used vehicles, facilitating transactions representing more than $50 billion in value. A subsidiary of Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises, Manheim is transforming the wholesale vehicle buying and selling experience through investments in technology and innovative products and services. Manheim markets Manheim Financial Services (MAFS), OVE.com, Total Resource Auctions, Manheim Frontline, Manheim Specialty and Heavy Truck & Equipment, Manheim Consulting and other respected brands to the remarketing industry in 15 countries, including Australia, Turkey and the United Kingdom. Manheim is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free workplace. Please submit your resume to: http://www.coxenterprises.com/coxcareer/

Organization: Cox Automotive

Primary Location: US-TX-Houston-800 Brisbane St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing


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