Mechanic Apprentice Job Description

A mechanic apprentice is a trained mechanic who is employed by a repair shop for the purpose of learning the finer points of the trade, gaining experience, and completing their apprenticeship.

The mechanic apprentice program typically lasts one to two years and is often combined with a classroom environment that teaches theories relevant to the mechanical trade.

These theories include mathematics, physics, and electronics.

Upon completion of the apprenticeship, the mechanic apprentice is eligible to sit for formal certification tests.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for Mechanic Apprentice to come work with us. We're a team of mechanics who are passionate about what we do, and we're looking for someone who shares our passion. If you're a Mechanic Apprentice who's looking for a new challenge, we'd love to hear from you.

Mechanic Apprentice Duties:

  • Staff and supervise apprentices, trainees, mechanics, and other technicians
  • Develop, implement, and maintain training programs
  • Develop and monitor quality control, safety, and preventive maintenance programs
  • Implement efficient work processes to enhance productivity
  • Maintain and ensure proper storage of equipment and supplies
  • Review maintenance procedures and suggest improvements
  • Train technicians in shop procedures, safety, and any special skills
  • Document, track, and resolve all equipment issues
  • Maintain an adequate inventory of supplies
  • Promote a positive attitude toward work
  • Encourage employee morale
  • Develop new and better ways of doing things
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent leadership ability
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to lead by example
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Ability to perform tasks independently and as part of a team
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving

Mechanic Apprentice Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance on company vehicles, trucks, and equipment
  • Perform routine and preventive maintenance on vehicles, trucks, and equipment
  • Perform basic vehicle mechanical repairs
  • Ensure that paperwork is completed properly
  • Conduct routine inspections on all equipment
  • Assist with the ordering of parts and inventory
  • Perform basic housekeeping tasks
  • Conduct minor repairs to equipment and vehicles, such as changing filters, oil, and tires
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment, following company procedures and using good judgment
  • Follow safety procedures at all times

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Requirements And Skills:

  • High school or GED
  • Eligible for apprenticeship program
  • Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions
  • Ability to read drawings, blueprints, and schematics
  • Ability to communicate effectively with coworkers
  • Ability to operate hand and power tools
  • Ability to perform basic shop

At [Company Name], we believe that diversity is key to success. We are committed to building a team that is inclusive of people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages. We encourage applications from everyone, including veterans and individuals with different abilities.

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