Perform complex and difficult maintenance and repair work of mechanical engines and equipment including internal combustion equipment and diesel systems; perform diagnostic activities for electronic fuel systems and electronic computer-controlled systems and maintain and repair a variety of equipment as assigned.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or GED supplemented by two (2) years technical training in automotive maintenance and mechanical repair, plus three (3) years experience in minor and major automotive maintenance and mechanical repair of a variety of vehicles and equipment. Related education may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis. Possession of a valid New Mexico Driver's License. Possession of a valid City Operator's Permit (COP) within six (6) months from date of hire. Possession of, or ability to obtain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) of the appropriate class within six (6) months from date of hire. AC recovery, CNG fuel and brake repair within six (6) months from date of hire.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS :
This is a safety sensitive position and requires a pre-employment physical, drug screening, and random drug/alcohol testing. Position requires: Background check, CDL Physical, Shift work, Odd days off.
PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
ethods and techniques of mechanical inspection, maintenance and repair of internal combustion and diesel engines
Operational characteristics of automotive and heavy equipment
Operational characteristics of electronic fuel and computer-controlled systems
Operational characteristics of electrical and hydraulic systems
Methods, equipment and materials used in the overhaul, repair and maintenance of automobiles, buses and heavy equipment
Occupational hazards and standard safety practices
Perform the most complex and difficult mechanical maintenance and repair work
Operate a variety of automotive and mechanical repair equipment and machines relative to assigned area of responsibility
Diagnose problems and repair automotive, hydraulic, fire apparatus and/or other mechanical equipment
Perform minor adjustments to gas and diesel engines
Perform major and minor tune-ups
Perform the most complex diagnostic and repair services
Repair electronic components
Work independently in the absence of supervision
Understand and follow oral and written instructions
Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
City of Albuquerque - 16 months ago