First review of applications will be Monday, December 10, 2012.
An Equipment Mechanic II performs skilled maintenance and repair of heavy-duty equipment, including diesel-powered equipment. Work requires a high degree of technical knowledge as well as the ability to exercise independent judgment in determining the method of repair. Work involves diagnosing and repairing electrical and hydraulic systems, and performing major repairs on a wide range of vehicles, including heavy construction and refuse equipment. Incumbents may be assigned to a shift that includes nights, weekends, and holidays, and work is subject to rotational stand-by. Employees are required to use the appropriate safety equipment and procedures in performing assignments. This class is also responsible for performing related duties as required. This class is FLSA nonexempt.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Minimum Qualification(s) Required. Any combination of training, education, or experience equivalent to a minimum of five years experience as a journey-level mechanic, including Some (6 months - 1 year) experience in heavy-duty equipment maintenance or repair, or as a City of Mesa Equipment Mechanic I. Fleet Assignment: Three (3) ASE Heavy Equipment certifications are required within one year of hire or promotion.
Special Requirement(s). Must possess a valid Arizona Driver’s License by hire or promotion date. Incumbent must possess their own hand tools and rollaway box.
Substance Abuse Testing. Due to the safety and/or security sensitive nature of this classification, individuals shall be subject to pre-employment or pre-placement alcohol, drug and/or controlled substance testing as outlined in City policy and procedures. Certain positions within this class are subject to DOT Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) drug and alcohol testing as outlined in 49 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 382 (by assignment).
Preferred/Desirable Qualification(s). Certification as a National Automotive Institute of Service Excellence (NAISE) Diesel Mechanic and Truck Mechanic, or other related areas is desired. Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification as a Master Automotive Technician, plus two (2) Medium/Heavy-Duty Truck certifications in related areas are preferred.
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