Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach (5th Edition) by Jack Erjavec

By Jack Erjavec

Car know-how: A structures strategy, fifth variation continues to be the best authority on car idea, carrier and service techniques. the recent version has been up to date to incorporate insurance of hybrid cars in the course of the textual content, new content material on digital automated transmissions, preventive upkeep, and plenty of different issues that replicate the latest adjustments within the undefined. Chapters conceal the idea, analysis and repair of all approach parts for autos and lightweight vehicles, and the content material heavily adheres to the 2008 NATEF vehicle application criteria.

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Do you have any questions about us or the job? Tips for a Successful Interview ■ Before the interview, think about what days and ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ hours you can work and when you can start working. Make sure you take your social security card (or SIN card), extra copies of your resume, a list of your references and their contact information, as well as copies of any letters of recommendation you may have. Take paper and a pen to the interview so you can take notes. Often the interviewer will be doing the same.

If you have little or no experience with computers, take a computer course and spend time using a computer. If you do not have access to one, go to your local library. Employer-Employee Relationships Being a good employee requires more than job skills. When you become an employee, you sell your time, skills, and efforts. In return, your employer has certain responsibilities: ■ Instruction and Supervision. You should be told what is expected of you. Your work should be observed and you should be told if your work is satisfactory and offered ways to improve your performance.

Courtesy of Ford Motor Company details as possible. Hint: Try to put yourself in the other person’s shoes and listen without bias. Obviously, when you read something, you are receiving a message without the advantage of seeing the message sender. Therefore, you must take what you read at face value. This is important because being able to read and understand the information and specifications given in service information is necessary for automotive technicians (Figure 2–6). Do your best to think through the words you use to convey a message to the customer or your supervisor.

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