Auto Mechanical Technician Job Vacancy at NEWL

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Arusha
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Since 1987 NEWL has positioned itself to become an engineering solutions provider in East and Sub Saharan Africa.

Auto Mechanical Technician Job Vacancy at NEWL

Job Title: Auto Mechanical Technician

Reporting Line Manager: Workshop Manager

Department: Workshop

You will be responsible for troubleshooting issues and fixing them aiming to maximum reliability and functionality.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspect vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately
  • Inspect vehicle computer and electronic systems to repair, maintain and upgrade
  • Conduct routine maintenance work (replacing fluids, lubricating parts etc.) aiming to vehicle functionality and longevity
  • Schedule future maintenance sessions and advise motorists on good vehicle use
  • Repair or replace broken or dysfunctional parts and fix issues (e.g. leaks)
  • Provide accurate estimates (cost, time, effort) for a repair or maintenance job
  • Keep logs on work and issues
  • Maintain equipment and tools in good condition
  • Performing test drivers, inspections, and other diagnostic tests on vehicles to identify where problems exists and determine which parts need to be repaired or replaced.
  • Completing preventative maintenance on vehicles, such as performing oil changes,

flushing and replacing fluids, and replacing brakes.

  • Verifies vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives, adjusting controls, and updating systems.
  • Maintenance of all rotating and static equipment
  • Removes, dismantles, and reassembles all types of mechanical equipment
  • Diagnose and Rectify faults to enhance maximum availability
  • Identify mechanical critical issue and spare parts required urgently to close trouble ticket
  • Ensuring that all safety systems are restored upon completion of work (where applicable)
  • Perform repair and maintenance work following blueprint sketches and procedures
  • Carry out work instructions as given by supervisor, work specifications and equipment operations

Skill Requirements:

  • To be familiar with all equipment’s and tools in the workshop
  • This position will require the candidate to be flexible with hours, as hours for this role will depend on business needs.
  • Good team working skills
  • Proven experience as auto mechanic
  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and electronic components of vehicles
  • Working knowledge of vehicle diagnostic systems and methods
  • Willingness to observe all safety precautions for protections against accidents, dangerous fluids, chemicals etc.
  • Excellent physical condition
  • Proven ability to diagnose and repair vehicles and follow safety instructions and directions
  • Proficiency with hand tools and other equipment
  • Excellent active listening, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Self-motivated, independent and reliable with a strong work ethic

Minimum Qualification:

  • Must be a Citizen of Tanzania
  • Certificate/Diploma in Auto Mechanic from a recognized Institution/University.
  • At least 3-5 Years Working Experience

How to Apply :

Applicants are invited to submit their Application Letter, Resume, Copies of Certificates and other Credential Certificates via e-mail to:


Chief Human Resources & Administration

P.O.BOX 7026


Deadline: Applications to be received before 30th April 2024.

If you are not contacted by Northern Engineering Works Limited Five (5) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful.  Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: competency assessment and reference checking.