Automotive technicians perform automobiles maintenance and service tasks.

They troubleshoot engines, repair electrical faults, change oil, handle brakes/alignments and manage other such necessary work that vehicles require.

Working as an automotive technician requires great level of skill and experience.

When you are applying for a job at this position, you will need to mention these skills in your resume.

Auto Technician Resume Tips

• Use actions words to create more powerful sentences.

• Do not start your sentences from “I”, “My”, “responsible for” and “duties included”.

• Mention your current work in present tense and past experiences in past tense.

• Length of your resume should be one to two pages; if you are a new graduate, one page will work best. If you have more than 5 years of experience in hand, it is acceptable to use two pages.

The following sample will assist you making your own Resume.

See also:

Automotive Service Technician Resume
Automotive Technician Cover Letter
Automotive Technician Objectives



Automotive Technician Resume Sample



John Smith

Atlanta Street West, Edmonton, AB S9R 6E9
(000) 632-2015 | john @ email . com

Automotive Technician

Deadline and detail-oriented Automotive Technician with over 11 years of experience in repair, maintenance and troubleshooting a wide range of automobiles. Proficient in diagnosing faults and repairing vehicles as per manufacturer’s specifications. Team player with a special focus on providing exceptional customer service. Performs multi-tasking in a fast-paced work environment.

• Vehicle road test to ensure quality of work done
• Follow repair orders and maintain log of results
• Clean and organized workspace
• Tools inventory
• Vehicles cleanliness before delivery

• Complied an e-book of technical information that takes information from a verified online source to update its data.
• Performed training sessions for new hires by focusing on diagnosis and troubleshooting.
• Effectively explained technical procedures to vehicle owners, increased client base by 50%.
• Performed quality repair work in accordance with factory standards.


Fountain Tire – Steinbach, MB
Automotive Techncian | 2008 – Present
• Diagnose, repair and complete accepted service on customer vehicles.
• Advise clients on work performed, overalll vehicle condition, and prospect repair requirements.
• Maintain mechanical service tools on a scheduled basis.
• Operate customer vehicles in a clean and secure manner.
• Support customer relations by quickly responding to customer inquiries.

Cole Technicals – Springdale, MB
Auto Technician | 2005 – 2008
• Diagnosed vehicle malfunction and recommended appropriate repair activities.
• Road-tested vehicles to ensure quality or repair and maintenance.
• Hire and train new personnel to work as technicians and mechanics.
• Explained technical diagnosis to clients.
• Maintained communication with management to ensure awareness of mechanical repair problems.

ABC Company – Springdale, MB
Automotive Service Apprenticeship | 2003 – 2005
• Learned trade while assisting lead auto technicians in all kinds of tasks


Interprovincial Red Seal Certification

Diploma: Community School– Springdale, MB

Current driver’s license

“I bring strong mechanical aptitude and exceptional troubleshooting skills.”