Used Car Technician

Used Car Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Used Car Technician to join our team.


  • Execute repairs under warranty to manufacturer specifications;
  • Test-drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using diagnostic tools and special service equipment;
  • Keep shop area neat and clean;
  • Communicate with parts department to obtain needed parts;
  • Inspect vehicle fluid levels and replace or replenish as necessary;
  • Operate all tools and equipment in a safe manner;
  • Check tire pressure and add air if needed;
  • Perform Multi-Point inspections on pre-owned vehicles;
  • Recondition as per used car managers authorization;
  • Maintain accountability for all dealership-owned tools and manuals;
  • Drain oil from crankcase and refill with required amount of oil; replace oil and air filters;
  • Communicate directly with the Service Advisor so that customers are well-informed of any additional services needed;
  • Provide an estimate of time needed for additional repairs;
  • Perform work specified on the repair order with efficiency and in accordance with dealership.


  • Willing to submit to a pre-employment background check & drug screen;
  • Enjoy working in a dynamic environment;
  • Able to operate electronic diagnostic equipment;
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment;
  • Teammate with ability to collaborate with others effectively;
  • Positive, friendly attitude, along with a customer service mentality;
  • Must hold a high school diploma or equivalent;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Dexterity, requiring a steady hand, excellent hand-eye coordination;
  • Mechanical and troubleshooting skills and ability to operate electronic diagnostic equipment;
  • Punctual and reliable;
  • Positive, friendly attitude, along with an eagerness to improve;
  • Basic Computer skills;
  • Entry-level qualifications, including Diagnostic, Electrical and Engine Repair preferred;
  • Strong physical dexterity for working with tools.