Perform Diagnostic Electrical Tests As Needed
The primary duty of an Auto Electrician is to use electronic diagnostic equipment to diagnose electrical issues within a vehicle. Most don’t think of Automotive workers as technologically savvy, but this is a key requirement for an Auto Electrician. They must be comfortable hooking up vehicles to the diagnostic machine and able to quickly interpret results.
Undertake Electrical Repairs On Various Vehicles
Once an Auto Electrician diagnoses an issue within a vehicle’s electrical systems, they develop and execute a repair plan for said issue. Given that today’s vehicles are increasingly electronic, this includes, but is not limited to: alarm systems, windows and locks, interior and exterior lighting and the internal CPU.
Install New Interior Electrical Systems
Another duty of the Auto Electrician is to install interior electrical systems. This includes GPS systems, radios, sound systems and television screens.
Test Headlight Alignment And Intensity
One of the primary diagnostic tests performed by an Auto Electrician is headlight alignment and intensity. They use their knowledge of industry quality and safety standards to ensure headlights are in the Goldilocks zone between too dim and too bright.
Operate Hand And Power Tools
When it comes to actually performing repairs and doing the wiring for installations, an Auto Electrician must operate hand and power tools to complete the job. This requires manual dexterity and a strong attention to detail to ensure all wires are correctly installed.
- Ability to diagnose electrical malfunctions within automotive systems
- Strong attention to detail
- Analytical skills
- Complex problem solving
- Ability to install electrical systems
- Knowledge of fundamentals of electrical wiring
- Ability to operate electronic diagnostic equipment
- Ability to communicate vehicle issues in layman’s terms
- Ability to work in a changing environment
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Up to AED2,000.00 per month
Wearing mask is mandatory