Automotive Technician Sample Job Interview Questions

Automotive Technician Sample Job Interview Questions

 

Here are sample Automotive Technician job interview questions designed specifically for the Automotive career.
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what interests you most about this job as a Automotive Technician?

Describe your experience with repairing manual and automatic transmissions.

What do you know about German vehicles?

In your view, what is the most important aspect of steering and suspension work? Why?

What do you find most challenging when repairing or installing A/C, and electrical. Why?

Describe a meeting in which you helped to solve a problem as a Automotive Technician. What did you do?

Have you ever written press releases or other statements for the public in our job as Automotive Technician? Tell me about one of these statements.

What made you decide to attend (college, training, etc.)? What influenced your decision?

What qualities do you think make a great Automotive Technician?

What kind of tools do you own?

Do you hold an ASE certification?

In your job as a Automotive Technician, how many hours do you spend on the road? How do you remain “fresh” as a Automotive Technician for a meeting after long days at work? Give an example.

Bosses are not always completely satisfied with the way we do certain tasks or complete certain projects. What is the most recent example of when this happened to you? Do you have another example?

What are some examples of projects that demonstrated your technical expertise as a Automotive Technician?

Tell me a bit more about your background with alignment work on various vehicle types.

How do you ensure success when you completing a vehicle inspection?

Do you have long- and short-term goals for your department as a Automotive Technician? How did you set them?

Give me an example of an assignment you worked on that shows your expertise. What did you do?

How many presentations to large or demanding groups do you make a year? What are the natures of the presentations? Tell me about the most memorable presentation.

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Bonus Questions


  • Why did you quit your job?
  • Think of a meeting you recently led. How did the meeting start? What did you say or do?
  • How do you cope with stress on the job?

Daily Interview Tip

The interview is also your opportunity to assess the company. Think about why you want to work there, how you can contribute, get new skills, have a chance to advance. Give thoughtful and organized answers during your interview. When asking the interviewer for feedback on your interview, ask for just one or two pointers which will enable you to improve your performance. Listen carefully, take notes and then reflect on what you have heard.