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?

What types of reward or incentive plans have you established to help accomplish major new directives? How have the plans worked?

Would you lie for the company?

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Bonus Questions


  • What can you do for us that other candidates can't?
  • Sometimes we have to go against traditions or policies to accomplish a goal. Describe a time when this has happened to you.
  • What would you look to accomplish in the first 30 days/60 days/90 days on the job?

Daily Interview Tip

Work on answers to the most common interview questions. The "tell me about yourself" or "talk me through your CV" questions are normally asked to ease you in, so make sure you're ready for them. Once you get an informational interview with one person, ask for names of other people you could call. Think before you speak. Although you want to be open and honest in your interview, avoid talking about your personal or financial problems.