The taxi car mechanic is responsible for the maintenance, repair and preventive maintenance of taxis. He diagnoses problems, orders necessary parts and ensures that vehicles are always in perfect working order. Strong mechanical expertise, attention to detail and a commitment to safety are essential.
Main responsibilities :
Vehicle maintenance : Carry out regular checks on taxis to ensure they are in good working order.
Repairs : Quickly diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical or electronic problems in taxis.
Preventative Maintenance : Perform regular services, such as oil changes, filter replacements and brake checks to prevent future problems.
Documentation : Maintain maintenance and repair records for each vehicle.
Parts Ordering : Identify and order parts needed for repairs or maintenance.
Compliance with safety standards : Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with local safety standards and regulations.
Professional update : Stay informed of the latest techniques and technologies in automotive mechanics.
Required skills :
- Strong skills in automotive mechanics.
- Ability to quickly and accurately diagnose vehicle problems.
- Knowledge of modern mechanical tools and equipment.
- Good communication skills and ability to work in a team.
- Attention to detail and commitment to safety.
- Diploma or certification in automobile mechanics.
- Previous experience as a mechanic, preferably with taxis or similar vehicles.
- Valid driving license.
Working conditions :
- Work in a workshop, often under or inside a vehicle.
- Exposure to various tools, oils and chemicals.
- Wearing personal protective equipment.