MECHANIC
Iowa Department of Administrative Services - Johnson County, IA

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Location

: Coralville Maintenance Garage

This position performs skilled mechanical overhaul and repair work on all equipment assigned to the Coralville Maintenance Garage. This includes both heavy and light duty diesel trucks, motor graders, end loaders, tractors, pickups, passenger cars, oil distributors, air compressors, mowers, snow blowers, and many other highway maintenance-related equipment. This position will be required to perform snow removal operations and other Highway Technician series duties during emergencies or staffing shortages, and is subject to being on call during these types of situations.

The incumbent must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather, and is subject to drug and alcohol testing requirements. This position requires some computer skills for e-mail, diagnostics and repair records. Possession of a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Instruction permit is required at time of appointment. Within 14 calendar days following appointment a valid Class A CDL with air brake and tanker endorsements must be obtained. A valid Class A CDL must be maintained in order to continue employment. The employee must be able to report to their assigned facility, in normal driving conditions, within a 30-minute time period, to respond to emergency conditions. Compliance with this residency requirement will be determined by the selecting authority (not to exceed 5 months). This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing requirements.

Travel : Some overnight travel may be required. Lifting : Must be able to lift and load items weighing up to 95 pounds to the height of 55 inches above the ground. Shift : 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, Monday thru Friday, hours may vary, occasional overtime required. Subject to call 24 hours a day during emergency conditions, including nights/weekends/holidays. Additional Requirements : Must pass a post offer, pre-employment physical verifying the physical ability to perform duties.

Minimum Qualifications
Experience equal to three years of full-time work in automotive or heavy equipment mechanic work .

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