What is it like working as an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic?
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Hastings:
"Requires Excellent Attention To Detail And A Wide Knowledge."
Pros: The industry is ever changing and there is a wide variety of tasks to perform.
Cons: It is physically demanding, leaning over bonnets, working at awkward angles and reaching up for long periods can be uncomfortable and tiring. The pay rate is not so good.
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Upper Hutt:
Pros: I enjoy learning new skills to diagnose and repair all types of passenger cars, including use of all types of automotive diagnostic equipment from historical to the newest available.
My personal satisfaction of knowing that another correctly diagnosed and repaired vehicle is put back into happy customers hands.
Cons: Our new company director. Can't do much about that so just do my job the best I can. Its the staff and customers that keep me at this job, have to have some loyalty.