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.
Essential Job Functions
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.
Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills
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
Licenses & Certifications
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
Physical Tasks & Working Conditions
The incumbent works in a fleet shop environment; occasional exposure to unpleasant environmental conditions or hazards. Occasional outside work.
Interpersonal Skills Customer Service Dependability Problem Solving/Analysis Quality Self Development Teamwork Work Environment/Safety
Minimum Education & Work Experience
1 year advanced study past the high school level 5 years related experience 3 ASE Certifications or documented training/credentials 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.