Garrett A. Chaney

3059 RIVA RD, RIVA, MARYLAND, 21140 (443)433-8119

Summary

As an automotive technician by trade with over 9 years of experience , I am capable of mastering anything mechanically associated. My advanced skill set not only includes automotive, it expands to marine, diesel, equipment, electrical, hydraulic, HVAC, and computers (automotive/ information systems). I am a graduate of Universal Technical Institute for Automotive Technology as well as an ASE certified Master Tech (A1-8). I also possess a refrigerant license and Maryland State Inspection license. My motivated demeanor, adaptive personality and willingness to learn allow me to succeed at any task.

Work History

Work History
2009 - Present

A-level Automotive Technician / State Inspector   

Chaney Tire & Auto - Annapolis, MD 
  • Monitor employees' work levels and review work performance.
  • Monitor tool and part inventories and the condition and maintenance of shops to ensure adequate working conditions.
  • Compile operational and personnel records, such as time and production records, inventory data, repair or maintenance statistics, and test results.
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate maintenance policies and procedures.
  • Counsel employees about work-related issues and assist employees to correct job-skill deficiencies.
  • Examine objects, systems, or facilities and analyze information to determine needed installations, services, or repairs.
  • Conduct or arrange worker training in safety, repair, or maintenance techniques, operational procedures, or equipment use.
  • Inspect and monitor work areas, examine tools and equipment and provide employee safety training to prevent, detect and correct unsafe conditions or violations of procedures and safety rules.
  • Perform skilled repair and maintenance operations, using equipment such as hand or power tools, hydraulic presses or shears, or welding equipment.
  • Meet with vendors or suppliers to discuss products used in repair work.
  • Perform regular maintenance on electronic maintenance programs or computer information management systems.
  • Verify customer concerns with vehicle, appropriately diagnose, determine and carry out correct repair or service.
  • Perform Maryland State inspections.
2008 - 2009

Automotive Diagnostician 

RMS
  • Was responsible for planning daily customer route.
  • Ensured timely and accurate diagnosis of customer complaints.
  • Created and organized invoices and billing documents.
  • Performed computer updating and programming as well as ignition key coding.
2005 - 2007

General Maintenance Technician

Chaney Tire & Auto - Clinton, MD
  • Carried out general maintenance services on customer vehicles such as oil/ fluid changes, as well as mounting and balancing tires. Performed daily responsibilities such as sweeping floors and emptying trash.

Education

Education
2007

Automotive Technology 

Universal Technical Institute 

Exton, PA

2006

High School Diploma 

Southern High School

Harwood, MD