A male tyre fitter fits a new tyre onto a new tyre rim

Tyre Fitter

Tyre Fitters fit, repair and replace tyres on motor vehicles.

Overview

Tyre Fitters fit, repair and replace tyres on motor vehicles.

Day-to-day

  • inspects tyres to determine which repair action to implement and repairs punctures in tubes and tubeless tyres
  • operates air driven equipment to remove and refit tyres and tubes on vehicles
  • balances wheels and tyres using static and electronic equipment.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • requires driving.

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