Services automobiles, buses, trucks, boats, and other automotive or marine vehicles with fuel, lubricants, and accessories. Collects payment for services and supplies. May lubricate vehicle, change motor oil, install antifreeze, or replace lights or other accessories, such as windshield wiper blades or fan belts. May repair or replace tires.
This career is part of the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics cluster Facility and Mobile Equipment Maintenance pathway.
A person in this career:
- Collects cash payments from customers and makes change or charges purchases to customers' credit cards and provides customers with receipts.
- Activates fuel pumps and fills fuel tanks of vehicles with gasoline or diesel fuel to specified levels.
- Prepares daily reports of fuel, oil, and accessory sales.
- Cleans parking areas, offices, restrooms, or equipment and removes trash.
- Checks air pressure in vehicle tires; and levels of fuel, motor oil, transmission, radiator, battery, and other fluids; and adds air, oil, water, or other fluids, as required.
- Cleans windshields, and/or washes and waxes vehicles.
- Provides customers with information about local roads or highways.
- Performs minor repairs, such as adjusting brakes, replacing spark plugs, or changing engine oil or filters.
- Orders stock and prices and shelves incoming goods.
- Rotates, tests, and repairs or replaces tires.