Auto mechanics industry

Engineering and/or Technology
Malta
Period: 
1 Oct, 2017 to 31 Dec, 2017
Deadline: 
23 Sep, 2017

General information

Duration: 
3 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

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

 

Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of mechanical, electrical and electronic components of vehicles
  • Working/study knowledge of vehicle diagnostic systems and methods
  • Ability to handle various tools (e.g. pliers) and heavy equipment (e.g. lift)
  • Willingness to observe all safety precautions for protections against accidents, dangerous fluids, chemicals etc.
  • Excellent physical condition
  • High school diploma/study level is preferred; Certification from a vocational school 
Compensation: 
No financial compensation

Additional Information

We will need your CV, motivational letter explaining what you wish to do during your internship and complete the attached submission form with the correct details. We offer an internship programme which includes a holistic offer through the provision of: • A work placement in matched organizations with a dedicated work programme aimed to suit the needs and requirements of the student and with certification provided on completion; • Monitoring and evaluation • Mentor at the work placement • Experienced and qualified staff providing practical and logistical support and assistance • Assist in the processing of the Europass Mobility certification or training agreement. • Issuance of an end of internship Paragon Europe certification. • Accommodation in shared apartments
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B1