Mechanics Assistant

G&G Forest Products/Gregory Trucking   Union Grove , NC   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on July 28, 2022

Job Summary:
The Mechanics Assistant  will assist mechanics in performing maintenance and repairs on vehicles and equipment.
•    Helps mechanic perform maintenance and repairs such as tune-ups and oil changes, checks tires and brakes, replaces spark plugs and engages in other similar tasks.
•    Assists mechanic with electrical systems such as replacing batteries, starters, and lights.
•    Cleans the shop and returns tools to proper location.
•    Inspects tools/equipment to ensure when requested by shop foreman.
•    Updates maintenance and repair logs for vehicles when requested by shop foreman.
•    Performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Skills/Abilities:
•    Knowledge of vehicle repair.
•    Mechanical skills.
•    Ability to follow instructions.
•    Ability to use power and hand tools.
•    Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
•    Ability to read service and repair manuals.
•    Ability to complete assigned tasks in a timely fashion.
Education and Experience:
•    High school diploma or equivalent required.
•    Related experience preferred.
Physical Requirements:
•    Must be able to bend, stretch, kneel, and squat to perform repairs and inspections.
•    Must be able to work safely in a noisy area with many odors present.
•    Must be able to lift 50 pounds at a time.