Responsible for leading mechanics in the repair and maintenance of all City vehicles and equipment. Also, responsible for working on heavy equipment for various City departments.
- Perform preventative maintenance on City vehicles.
- Oversee repairs and maintenance performed by mechanics.
- Diagnose and repair city vehicles and equipment.
- Order necessary parts as needed.
- Maintain a clean and orderly Fleet Shop.
- Act as supervisor in the absence of the Fleet Services Supervisor.
- Respond to road calls.
- May diagnose and repair diesel engines.
1 year advanced study past the high school level
5 years related experience
3 ASE Certifications or able to obtain within 6 months of hire
Must own basic hand and air tools
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Advanced training in automotive, diesel and heavy equipment mechanics
5-7 years experience in automotive, heavy equipment and diesel diagnosis and repair
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Comprehensive knowledge of automotive repair and diagnostics
Comprehensive knowledge of diesel and heavy equipment mechanics
Comprehensive knowledge of fleet software and electrical diagnostics
Skill in utilizing Shop Key software
Skill in performing preventative maintenance on vehicles and equipment
Skill in prioritizing and meeting deadlines
Skill in hydraulic system repair
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Valid Class A Texas Driver’s License or the ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
3 ASE Certifications or documented training/credentials required
3 additional ASE certifications within 2 years of hire or Master Certification in automotive or diesel
The incumbent works in a fleet shop environment; occasional exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions or hazards. Occasional outside work.