Auto Electrician

Auto Electrician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Auto Electrician to join our team.


  • Fault finding on used vehicles;
  • Testing and fault finding the electrical systems;
  • Fitting looms, light bars, consumer units and other various parts;
  • Use of special tools such as crimping devices and heat shrink guns;
  • Wiring up of Electrical components and installations of wiring looms;
  • Some hydraulic and mechanical fitting;
  • Diagnostics, repairs and fitting;
  • Reading technical drawings;
  • Carrying out inspections and adhering to strict health and safety guidelines;
  • Carrying out Service, Maintenance and Repair of a mixed fleet of vehicles;
  • Fault Finding;
  • Use of hand, air and power tools (Impact Gun, Saw, Riveter, Jigsaw, Grinder);
  • Diagnosing faults;
  • Measuring to MM;
  • Fitting and maintaining various vehicle electrical systems such as alarms, Immobilisers, tracking and parking sensors.


  • Team player and can-do attitude;
  • Confident in their workmanship;
  • Have good experience within automotive electronics;
  • Knowledge of CANbus/ IFM systems;
  • Ability to read and understand Electrical schematics;
  • Have a background within the automotive, commercial vehicle or plant truck, FLT industries;
  • Working knowledge of Hydraulic systems;
  • Ideally candidates will be time served within the automotive trade with demonstrable experience working with Auto Electrical systems.