Tata Auto-Mechanic / PDI Technician Job Vacancy in Kenya

Position Title: Auto-Mechanic / PDI Technician

Reference Number: OC/2023/001 – Auto Mech. /PDI

Location: Nairobi

Overall Job Purpose: The Job holder shall be responsible for Pre and Post:

1) Test drive (Allowed person) to identify the complaint,

2) Prepare accurate estimate for the job allocation

3) Complete inspection for extra opportunity for business and reduce repeat jobs.

4) Pre- Delivery Inspection.

Reports To: Workshop Supervisor.


  • Receive Job Card from the Workshop Supervisor and work on allocated tasks.
  • Check and compare the Job Card details that have been recorded.
  • Work on allocated tasks in the Job Card.
  • Record start and end time on each assignment.
  • Report any observations (problems) not included in the Job Card.
  • Return all parts removed from the vehicles.
  • Inform Workshop Supervisor on completion of assigned tasks in the Job Card and handover Vehicle key.
  • Report any reasons for delay of assigned tasks
  • Ensure that you keep the allocated working bay clean at all times.
  • Keep all vehicles that may have delays in repairs off the Working Bay.
  • Keep good custody of all assigned tools.
  • Road Test for troubleshooting.
  • Pre- Delivery Inspection – PDI for New Vehicles.
  • Ensure safety precautions at the workshop at all times.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • At least 3 years’ hands on experience in a commercial Auto Workshop.
  • National Diploma in Automotive/ Mechanical engineering or related field.
  • Must have a Driving License.
  • Knowledge in handling TATA vehicles and Pre- Delivery Inspection experience will be an added advantage.

Attributes and Skills:

  • Excellent experience in automobiles especially in the commercial vehicles segment, extensive knowledge of motor mechanics.
  • Team player, result oriented and should hold a valid driving permit.
  • Should be of high integrity and professional.
  • An in-depth knowledge of Tata spares.
  • Strategic appreciation of the distribution business.
  • Excellent communications and time management skills.
  • Ability to work logically and systematically.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills

How to Apply:

Please send an updated and detailed CV including a cover letter to info.Kenya@tatainternational.com

Closing date for receiving applications is 25th January 2023