Motor Mechanic

Motor Mechanics repair, maintain and test motor vehicle and other internal combustion engines and related mechanical components.
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$1436 per week
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    Stable

    Overview

    Motor Mechanics repair, maintain and test motor vehicle and other internal combustion engines and related mechanical components.

    Day-to-day

    • detecting and diagnosing faults in engines and parts
    • dismantling and removing engine assemblies, transmissions, steering mechanisms and other components, and checking parts
    • repairing and replacing worn and defective parts and reassembling mechanical components, and referring to service manuals as needed
    • performing scheduled maintenance services, such as oil changes, lubrications and engine tune-ups, to achieve smoother running of vehicles and ensure compliance with pollution regulations
    • reassembling engines and parts after being repaired
    • testing and adjusting mechanical parts after being repaired for proper performance
    • diagnosing and testing parts with the assistance of computers
    • may inspect vehicles and issue roadworthiness certificates or detail work required to achieve roadworthiness.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding
    • Requires driving

    To become a Motor Mechanic

    Skills employers are looking for

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