This is skilled and supervisory level mechanical work in the maintenance and repair of a wide variety of diesel, gasoline, and steam powered engines and equipment. Supervision is exercised over mechanics in lower classifications. Work is performed under the general supervision of the physical plant director.
Examples of Work:
Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:
Supervises and participates in the maintenance and repair of all types of automotive, construction, and maintenance equipment.
Repairs and reconditions automobiles, trucks, tractors, and other construction equipment.
Rebuilds small engines, lawn mowers, and weed eaters.
Inspects and repairs clutches, transmissions, and universal joints; adjusts and repairs steering gears, lights, brakes, carburetors, and ignition systems.
Supervises and participates in the building of truck bodies and safety devices.
Inspects equipment for adherence to safety and other work standards; determines need for maintenance or repair work.
Maintains a variety of records relating to work orders, monthly time reports, and purchase of supplies and repair parts.
May weld broken parts and structural members.
Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.
These minimum qualifications have been agreed upon by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in this job class and are based upon a job analysis and the essential functions. However, if a candidate believes he/she is qualified for the job although he/she does not have the minimum qualifications set forth below, he/she may request special consideration through substitution of related education and experience, demonstrating the ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Any request to substitute related education or experience for minimum qualifications must be addressed to the State Personnel Board in writing, identifying the related education and experience which demonstrates the candidateï¿½s ability to perform all essential functions of the position.
Any combination of vocational training or experience related to the described duties equivalent to five (5) years.
Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Repairs and maintains automobiles, buses, trucks, tractors, and heavy equipment.
2. Maintains records of work performed.
3. Supervises lower level mechanics.
State of Mississippi - 23 months ago
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