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Position range in Indiana $15.27 - $25.22 Per hour
Mechanic GLEN PARK AUTOWORKS Occupation: Automotive Master Mechanics
Location: Gary, IN - 46408 Positions available: 1
Job #: 9632413
Updated: 7/1/2021 Expires: 9/28/2021
Source: Indiana Career Connect Site: Indiana Career Connect

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  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts to ensure that they are in proper operating condition.
  • Use hand tools, such as screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches, pressure gauges, or precision instruments, as well as power tools, such as pneumatic wrenches, lathes, welding equipment, or jacks and hoists.
  • Adjust and reline brakes, align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment.
  • Examine and adjust protective guards, loose bolts, and specified safety devices.
  • Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and machinery.
  • Test drive automobiles, trucks, and buses to diagnose malfunctions or to ensure that they are working properly.
  • Raise automobiles, trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment using hydraulic jacks or hoists.
  • Attach test instruments to equipment, and read dials and gauges to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Rebuild gas or diesel engines.
  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure conformance to factory specifications.
  • Inspect, test, and listen to defective equipment to diagnose malfunctions, using test instruments such as handheld computers, motor analyzers, chassis charts, or pressure gauges.
  • Recondition and replace parts, pistons, bearings, gears, and valves.
  • Rewire ignition systems, lights, and instrument panels.
  • Specialize in repairing and maintaining parts of the engine, such as fuel injection systems.
  • Align front ends and suspension systems.
  • Inspect, repair, and maintain automotive and mechanical equipment and machinery, such as pumps and compressors.
  • Install or repair accessories.
  • Disassemble and overhaul internal combustion engines, pumps, generators, transmissions, clutches, and differential units.
  • Diagnose and repair vehicle heating and cooling systems.
  • Repair or adjust seats, doors, or windows.
  • Follow green operational practices involving conservation of water or energy or reduction of solid waste.
  • Adjust or repair computer-controlled exhaust emissions devices.
  • Measure vehicle emissions to determine whether they are within acceptable limits.
  • Maintain or repair vehicles with alternative fuel systems, including biodiesel, hybrid, or compressed natural gas vehicles.
  • Operate valve-grinding machines to grind and reset valves.

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Company Profile:
Welcome to Glen Park Autoworks, a full-service preventive maintenance and automotive repair center. We perform high quality, guaranteed service you can trust at a fair price. We repair domestic and foreign vehicles and are your best choice for scheduled maintenance of your car, SUV, truck and fleet vehicles. 

Glen Park Autoworks is family owned and operated and we use the latest diagnostic equipment to guarantee your vehicle is serviced correctly while maintaining your manufacturer's warranty. We only use quality replacement parts, and our technicians are ASE-certified. Call us at (219) 887-5555 to schedule an appointment or stop by.
5-9 employees

Location/Work Site Information
Address: 1430 W RIDGE ROAD, Gary, IN 46408

Work At Home option:   No
Location/Work Site Industry (NAICS):   (7538)

Compensation and Hours
Salary Range: $15.00 - $30.00 Hour DOE (Depends on Experience) Not Available Other Benefits: Not Available Full or Part Time: Full Time (30 Hours or More) Job Duration: Over 150 Days Type of Job: Regular
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Work Experience
Minimum Experience Required: 12 months
Education and Training
Minimum Education Level Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Required License/Certification: No

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Driver's License Required: Yes, Operator License.
Minimum Age Requirement: 18. Reason for Age Requirement: Hours of Work.

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This section shows the number of job openings and green jobs advertised online in Lake County, IN for Automotive Master Mechanics and for the related occupational group of Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations on September 26, 2021 (Jobs De-duplication Level 2).
There were 4 job openings and 0 green jobs advertised online in Lake County, IN for Automotive Master Mechanics on September 26, 2021. There are also 225 job openings and 23 green jobs advertised online for the related occupation group of Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations in Lake County, IN on September 26, 2021.
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