How to Start a Job and Use a Tablet as the Job Card

How to Start a Job and Use a Tablet as the Job Card

Once a car comes into the workshop you will want to turn a booking into an active job to generate the job card/invoice.  If you are running a paperless workshop or are a mobile mechanic then you don't need to print a copy of the job card off, it can be accessed on a tablet such as an iPad.

There are two ways you can start the job:

1.  Click on the day of the booking in the Booking Calendar and then click on the green 'play' button to the very right of the booking line:

2.  Click on the day of the booking in the Booking Calendar and then double click on the booking you want to open.  Once the booking is open you can click on the blue 'Start Job' button at the bottom right of the page:

3. Once 'Start Job' has been pressed a job card/invoice will open on the screen and the booking will be closed.  There is no need to print off the actual job card, the mechanic can access the job card notes, add products or follow up notes and even clock their time to the job direct from the tablet: